Apps Win English Speaking Union President’s Award 2012

The ESU annual awards celebrate innovation and good practice in the field of English language teaching and learning.  It is presented for innovation and good design in the use of technology for the teaching, learning and advancement of English as a first, second or third language.

The judging panel assessed the 2012 entries using the criteria of design, usability, language and teaching content, potential and innovation.

The expert panel, hosted by the British Council and comprised of ELT, design and technology specialists, was very impressed with the Traditional Storyteller. “This is a fantastic resource for children with real ‘replayability’. The apps update a traditional method for a new audience, whilst encouraging creativity.”

The Awards Ceremony took place at the House of Lords on February 12, 2013.