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Get Blue Canoe for your students with our Free 8-week Classroom Trial.

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Free 8-week Classroom Trial

Whether you are teaching in-person, remotely, or hybrid, Blue Canoe makes it possible for every student with a mobile phone to practice and improve their spoken English every day.

When students commit to 10 minutes of daily Blue Canoe practice, they establish and reinforce positive speech habits that boost their comprehensibility and speaking confidence.

See Blue Canoe in action with a free 8-week classroom trial for you and your students!* We’ll support you throughout, with resources for getting started, viewing your students’ activity, and evaluating Blue Canoe’s impact on learner language awareness, pronunciation, and confidence.

* Limited to one free trial per teacher. Once registered in the Teacher Pilot Program, you may initiate your free trial at any time for up to 25 students. All teachers/learners are eligible, including those who have participated in a past “Free for Classrooms” program.

Who is eligible?

Teachers from:

  • Colleges and Universities
  • High schools
  • Non-profit organizations

Teacher Pilot Program

We’ve created the Teacher Pilot Program to ensure that you and your learners get the most out of your Free 8-week Classroom Trial. The program includes:

  • An 8-week Pilot Plan with everything you need to make your 8-week Classroom Trial an unquestionable success
  • Lesson plans and materials for introducing your students to the Color Vowel System and Blue Canoe
  • Access to our teacher’s dashboard so you can track student usage
  • Videos, email templates, and other resources for boosting student engagement
  • A Blue Canoe teacher support group (hosted in WhatsApp).

You may spend as much time as you wish to in the Teacher Pilot Program before activating student subscriptions for your one-time Free 8-week Classroom Trial.

Feedback from teachers

Valerie

“I love that they can practice and improve on their own. I can use limited class time better.”

– Valerie Kelley, Associate Faculty, Edmonds College (WA, U.S.)

Ginessa Payne

“Great job! This app is motivating and playful, yet teaches the most critical features of English pronunciation (thought groups, word stress, peak vowels).”

– Ginessa Lawson Payne, Instructional Consultant, Texas A&M University (TX, U.S.)

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“I like having a teacher in students’ phones, listening and correcting, just like I do.”

– Heather Chol, CLDE Coordinator and Instructional Coach, Secondary, Lotus School for Excellence (CO, U.S.)

Register now for the Free 8-week Classroom Trial!

How to get started

  1. Complete the form and submit.
  2. Upon submitting this form, check your email for a message from Blue Canoe. This message will provide you with next steps and instructions for starting your 8-week pilot. Please check your spam/junk folder as needed, and label that email “not spam” so that you can receive future communications.
  3. If you don’t already have a Blue Canoe account: Within 2 business days, you will receive an invitation to download the Blue Canoe Learning app and sign in to your account.

Why use Blue Canoe?

Teachers love Blue Canoe

I love knowing that my students can really practice their English pronunciation outside of class and receive the same kind of feedback that I give them in class.

The Daily Plan gives my students a specific goal, and thanks to the teacher’s dashboard, I can assign Blue Canoe as daily homework and know that they’ve done it.

Jennifer Campion, Northern Virginia Community College (USA)

Percentage of ESL teachers who recommend Blue Canoe to their students and other teachers, after trying it.

Students love Blue Canoe!

This is the best app that ever happened to me. Thank you! Mexico

It’s an amazing app. You’ll experience how you can improve your pronunciation with Blue Canoe. It takes time, but it definitely works. I’d like to strongly recommend this app! Korea

I really love your app! It’s great and it really helps me practice my English pronunciation. Thanks! Philippines

Some of the schools that use Blue Canoe

  • Chemeketa Community College
  • Clark Memorial International High School
  • Colegio Gregorio José Ramírez Castro
  • Durango Adult Education Center
  • Edmonds Community College
  • Florida Atlantic University
  • Focus Points Family Resource Center
  • George Mason University – Korea
  • Harvard University
  • Notre Dame of Maryland University
  • Prince George’s Community College
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Soka University of America
  • The English Academy at Texas Tech – Costa Rica
  • University of California, Merced
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Washington, D.C. Public Schools
  • Washington English Center

So, what are you waiting for?

Register now

Questions? Feedback?

Email us at partners@bluecanoelearning.com

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