Arsenal kicks-off licensed learning app

The Premier League football club teams with Mudita Sports on Go and Learn with Arsenal, and English language learning app with a free trial for parents currently home-schooling

Written by Rhys Thomas

Posted 06.04.2020 | Lifestyle

Arsenal kicks-off licensed learning app thumbnail

Arsenal football club has launched a new, officially licensed education app called Go and Learn with Arsenal, aiming to help young supporters who are learning English as a foreign language.

GO And Learn with Arsenal is the world’s first app to connect English language learning with official player content. Featuring players from the side’s men’s and women’s team, the interactive content and player-challenge games allow supporters to learn with and about their heroes, as they brush up on their English.

While Arsenal in the Community is providing free educational resources domestically, access to GO And Learn with Arsenal offers the club’s global fanbase support during the coronavirus outbreak, tapping into their love of Arsenal to continue their learning. Supporters who sign up before April 30 will be given a free one-month subscription to help kids continue their learning in lockdown. The app is currently available in French, Spanish and Arabic.

“More than 5,000 individuals a week regularly access our sport, social and education programmes, including our award-winning Arsenal Double Club Languages programme, which combines football and the learning of French, German and Spanish,” says Alan Sefton MBE, head of Arsenal in the Community.

“It is brilliant that during this challenging time our global fanbase will also be able to feel the positive impact of combining a love of Arsenal with learning English through GO And Learn with Arsenal.”

Grounded in educational theory, GO And Learn with Arsenal uses the Accelerated Learning Cycle model developed by renowned educationalist Alistair Smith, director of learning, Mudita Sports, who explains: ‘’Science shows us how to improve the chances of recall through structured practice, spaced rehearsals and short tests. The GO And Learn App is a winner because it starts from an understanding of the process of learning. It links learning, fun and football.”

GO And Learn with Arsenal is free to download on the App Store and will be available on Android soon, with additional languages added over the coming months.


Mondo TV inks major MeteoHeroes deal with Pea & Promoplast thumbnail

Mondo TV inks major MeteoHeroes deal with Pea & Promoplast

Pocket money toys range available from autumn at multiple outlets

NASA releases new mission patch celebrating the successful launch of the SpaceX rocket thumbnail

NASA releases new mission patch celebrating the successful launch of the SpaceX rocket

The DM-2 mission patch along with amazing SpaceX mission photography, is now available as part of the international Space Archives ...

Brands can now take advantage of Snapchat’s global rollout of Dynamic Product Ads thumbnail

Brands can now take advantage of Snapchat’s global rollout of Dynamic Product Ads

Early users of Snap’s DPAs include adidas, Farfetch and Topshop

Press Releases

Energizer spotlights Masha the Bear thumbnail

Energizer spotlights Masha the Bear

Animaccord and Energizer partner on Masha and the Bear licensed torches, heading to retail across EMEA in 2020

Elmo’s World comes to UK’s Tiny Pop in 2020 thumbnail

Elmo’s World comes to UK’s Tiny Pop in 2020

Kids’ TV channel expands its Sesame Street content with new series of short-form, interactive episodes

Milkshake picks up Pirata & Capitan S2 thumbnail

Milkshake picks up Pirata & Capitan S2

UK kids’ block acquires second series of the Millimages pre-school animation after successful first run

Moorcroft is Chelsea’s Choice thumbnail

Moorcroft is Chelsea’s Choice

Moorcroft and RHS present the limited-edition vase Chelsea’s Choice, celebrating Chelsea Flower Show 18 Plant of the Year