Phun With Phonetics

Phun With Phonetics

Borrowing its game engine from an earlier challenge game ‘Jazz By Ear’, Phun With Phonetics helps students practice visual recognition of the symbols that make up the International Phonetic Alphabet. The students hear a sound clip representing an IPA symbol and must steer the chattering teeth to the correct symbol before the clock runs out.

The game loads sounds randomly, and offers increasing levels of cognitive difficulty to help students throughout the entire semester.

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About Britt Carr

I am the founder and Creative Director for Advanced Authoring, a company dedicated to making learning more interactive and engaging, and sometimes even portable. I have spent the last 15 years consulting as an Instructional Designer and Technology Specialist for multiple universities' Learning Technologies units. I was responsible for helping faculty and teaching staff include learning objects into their courses. In this role I help faculty develop both personal and distance learning websites, interactive media, and advanced presentations technology. From my innovative work in the field, I have been recognized by Adobe Systems as a worldwide Higher Education Leader. Before assisting universities, I worked as an Internet Strategist for Macromedia, Inc. I created and managed Macromedia’s Innovation Award program which highlighted web developer’s talents and ground-breaking use of rich media in the education and e-Learning fields. I am a certified Macromedia Flash Designer and hold a B.S. in Broadcasting from Northern Arizona University and a M.Ed. in Educational Media and Computers from Arizona State University.

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