By Catherine Bright, Sandy Zervas, Bob Hastings, Stuart McKinlay, Carolyn Barraclough, Suzanne Gaynor, Kathryn Alevizos
Wider World American Edition is the portal to a fascinating world of English language knowledge and skills for 21st century learners. The combination of authentic and engaging videos from the BBC with Pearson’s ELT expertise gives teenage learners everything they need to achieve their goals in the wider world.
Wider World American Edition offers two alternative paths teachers can follow, depending on their students’ level of English and what they enjoy.
It is a direct response to conversations we have had with educators to help them respond to specific teaching needs and provide a course that grows with their students.
- Authentic: High-quality BBC Culture and BBC Vox Pop videos provide inspiring content and motivate students to use English as it is really spoken.
- Interactive: Numerous opportunities for interaction with real life content across print and digital formats allow students to develop their language skills at a deeper cognitive level.
- Reliable: Thoroughly researched and challenging content delivered within the Assessment for Learning principles improves students’ chances for exam success.