The Color Vowel Chart brings attention to the differences among the English vowels – differences that students may not be able to hear. And, if I hear a major pronunciation problem, I can say “change your vowel from OLIVE to MUSTARD” and the student is able to self correct.
–Jody Gabler, EL Teacher, New York
Who doesn’t love card games? My middle school students find Color It Out! extremely engaging and I find it a powerful tool to introduce and review complicated sounds and spellings in English.
–Michael Connors, EL Teacher, Washington D.C.
Blue Canoe is an amazing tool for students. I use it and the videos with my students every day. I can’t imagine teaching without it.
–Ruth Voetmann, EL Department Head and Teacher, Washington
Color Vowel lifts the lid on the secrets of spoken English and gives learners clear, understandable, and effective tools for rapid improvement. It’s a simple, powerful, and approachable way to tackle some of the hardest aspects of teaching English.
–Laura McIndoo, EL Teacher, New Mexico
“It’s like having a teacher in students’ phones, listening and correcting, just like I do.”
–Heather Chol, EL program administrator, Colorado
Suzy Williams (The Shop University)
My students love using Blue Canoe. They always find the 10 minutes per day and tell me the app has been an invaluable tool for their pronunciation practice.
Suzy Williams Director/ Lead Instructor The Shop University, U.S.
Michelle Hall (Durango Adult Education Center)
I want to say how much I love the Blue Canoe app, it’s wonderful!
Michelle Hall Teacher Durango Adult Education Center, U.S.
Ruth Voetmann (Edmonds College)
Blue Canoe is an amazing tool for students. I use it and the videos with my students every day. I can’t imagine teaching without it!
Ruth Voetmann Intensive ESL Instructor and Department Chair Edmonds College, U.S.
Diego Partida (Teleperformance)
This is the best app that ever happened to me. Thank you!
Diego Partida Customer Support Associate
Martin Petry (Berlitz)
I’m a fan of Blue Canoe because it makes something that can potentially be very, very dry fun and engaging.
Martin Petry Director of Quality, Assurance and Training
Global Online Lesson Delivery Hub (GOLD)