what is it?
who needs it?
newSLATE has built-in multilingual support, and currently includes Latin-script, Hebrew (with vowels), Yiddish and bidirectional (mixed left-to-right and right-to-left) text entry.
You can create mixed language learning materials entirely within newSLATE, without any special fonts or multilingual word processors. A keyboard mapping feature allows you to type directly on your keyboard to enter materials in another language. You can also use your mouse to select characters on a virtual keyboard. And your mixed language learning materials will be automatically transformed into mixed language quizzes.
newSLATE is truly cross-platform. Use it on on Mac, Windows and Linux systems.
is built entirely in Java, which means that all
text handling is Unicode-based.
We plan to extend our language support to include other non-Roman scripts, such as:
newSLATE was developed with today's language learning needs in mind. We are very interested in hearing about your specific language support and language learning needs. Write to .