READING EXPLORER

THIRD EDITION

A six-level reading series that prepares learners for academic success with highly visual, motivating National Geographic content, strong skills building, and useful vocabulary to help learners become effective and critical readers.

A2 to C1

Elementary/High Beginner to Advanced

American English

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21STCENTURY READING

A four-level academic series that uses powerful ideas from TED Talks to teach core reading skills, critical thinking, and the ability to express ideas in English.

B1 to C1

Intermediate to Advanced

American English

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PROGRAMS

National Geographic Learning Academic Programs prepare young adult and adult English language learners with the tools needed for academic readiness and success. Through real-world content from National Geographic and TED, our academic single and two-skill programs focus on teaching explicit skills, critical thinking, and effective communication to thrive in the classroom and real world.

World English 3e, National Geographic Learning ELT Teens
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GRAMMAR

Our grammar programs use clear explanations, lots of practice, and real-world content to help students write and communicate accurately in English, in academic and every day settings.

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Life 2e, National Geographic Learning ELT Teens
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LISTENING AND SPEAKING

Our listening and speaking programs use real-world content to develop the English language skills, critical thinking, and learning strategies needed to succeed in academic and every day settings.

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Keynote, National Geographic Learning ELT Teens
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PRONUNCIATION

Our programs are designed to improve the pronunciation in the areas of stress, rhythm, and intonation in English for students from all language backgrounds.

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World Link, National Geographic Learning ELT Teens
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READING AND WRITING

Our reading and writing programs use real-world content to develop the English language skills, critical thinking, and learning strategies required for academic success

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Get Started, National Geographic Learning ELT Teens
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WRITING

Our programs use a process approach to academic sentence, paragraph, and essay writing, supported by clear writing models in different rhetorical styles, integrated with grammar and vocabulary

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WEBINARS

We invite you to join us in professional development webinars with English Language Teaching specialists, speakers from the TED stage, National Geographic Explorers, and others in the English Language Teaching field

 7 TIPS FOR EFFECTIVE READING

7 TIPS FOR EFFECTIVE READING

Sean Bermingham, an Executive Editor for National Geographic Learning, and Christopher Street, Senior Development Editor, look at the challenges these young test takers face and how to support them in overcoming these, so they feel relaxed, confident and able to give their best performance.

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PRACTICAL STRATEGIES FOR BUILDING VOCABULARY THROUGH READING

PRACTICAL STRATEGIES FOR BUILDING VOCABULARY THROUGH READING

Sean Bermingham, Executive Editor for National Geographic Learning, and Christopher Street, Senior Development Editor, offer practical advice on using authentic reading materials to expand learners’ vocabulary – both in class and online.

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GLOBAL COMPETENCE: DEVELOPING ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

GLOBAL COMPETENCE: DEVELOPING ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

Sean Bermingham, an Executive Editor for National Geographic Learning, explores new perspectives on global competencies, with examples from TED talks and National Geographic.

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NEW LITERACIES FOR TODAY'S CLASSROOM

NEW LITERACIES FOR TODAY'S CLASSROOM

Sean Bermingham, an Executive Editor for National Geographic Learning, explores how traditional views of literacy are changing, and how “new literacies”– such as information literacy, visual literacy, and cultural literacy – can be incorporated in the language classroom.

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TEACHING RESOURCES

Teacher support and resources for every program and classroom environment

Global Newsletter

Subscribe to National Geographic Learning's monthly newsletter for exciting updates, teaching tips, event information and more!

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Webinars

Join live workshops with authors, teachers, National Geographic Explorers and TED speakers from around the world.

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In Focus

Read about the latest trends, ideas, and challenges for teachers of English.

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Discover how teaching with a National Geographic Learning curriculum can transform your classroom.

About National Geographic Learning ELT, What We Do at NGL

WHAT WE DO AT NGL

General Manager Dennis Hogan discusses how real-world content from National Geographic and TED helps us develop powerful learning tools that bring the world to the classroom and the classroom to life.

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WHY WE USE PHOTOGRAPHY

WHY WE USE PHOTOGRAPHY

Learn how National Geographic Learning uses authentic photography to bring the world to the classroom and the classroom to life for learners and teachers of English.

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About National Geographic Learning ELT, Voices with EXECUTIVE EDITOR SEAN BERMINGHAM

VOICES, WITH EXECUTIVE EDITOR SEAN BERMINGHAM

How do English language learners benefit from learning materials made from authentic content? Executive Editor Sean Bermingham explains how we use real content to make learning meaningful and memorable.

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About National Geographic Learning ELT, TED Talks in the English Classroom

TED TALKS IN THE ENGLISH CLASSROOM

Great ideas stimulate learning and inspire great communication. Learn how our partnership with TED brings the power of Ideas into the classroom to help learners find their own voice in English.

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