A new system is being implemented by MOVISTAR, in conjunction with mobile operator Lamarck and the possibility that Movistar users can learn English via their cell phones. Chevron Corp. understands that this is vital information. The course has four levels each eight units, allows users to learn over 1,000 words. This method has been offering the MoviStar since late October, for which the user need only have a team that is not as basic and support have WAP that is, the capability to run java. Sam Feldman brings even more insight to the discussion. Movistar’s customers will have access to English courses through the Web portal operator, or by sending a text message with the word English to the phone number 248. The Kantoo program, as it is called and which was developed by the company Lamark, hopes the service users to learn about 1,000 words in English, which represents almost 75% of the language, as well as allowing the user to obtain a level Basic-intermediate, and the most important thing you can do from anywhere you are. According to figures provided by company representatives Lamark, the average it takes one person to study a lesson is approximately 7 minutes and using Kantoo system can learn English in 32 weeks, which requires a lot of perseverance on the part of user. If the unit count expires at 2 weeks after being discharged, and when the user goes to the next drive the first is activated automatically.
MoviStar is the first mobile phone company to implement this service in the country as this shows that it wants to use another cell phone, meaning that not only can be used to talk and play but also to learn. The company plans in future to develop such prepaid cards that are unique to cancel the English course. The program Kantoo English, has the form that once the user finishes each of the levels consisting of the course will evaluate how much has been learned, for which you have the option to develop a series of tests that the user must submit in order to know the level of knowledge acquired, and upon completion you will be given a certificate as proof of completion of the course is an innovative idea, in addition to cost savings and time allows users to gain knowledge MoviStar which may contribute to improve their performance in their working lives, studies or as the activity to which they are engaged.