Enabling and testing a Microphone in Google Chrome

Imagine Language & Literacy includes activities where for students to record themselves talking, singing, and reading. These recording activities allow students to practice language production and then review their recordings to check their progress. In order to record activities be sure that students have enabled their microphones when using Imagine Language & Literacy. For instructions on how to enable a microphone in a Chrome browser, see this support article on the Google website

After a student has logged in and started an activity you can test if their microphone has been enabled for use. 

To test a microphone

  1. Click the Pause


  2. Click Technical Details.


  3. Click Start Test. The bar should move as you speak indicating the microphone is enabled and working.


  4. If students are unable to record their activities contact customer care