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.

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.

Series results

Pathways, Second Edition

Language(s): American English

Level(s): High-beginning, Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, Advanced, A1, A2, B1, B2, C1

Pathways, Second Edition: Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking

A five-level academic reading and writing series that uses National Geographic content and videos to develop language and critical thinking skills needed for academic success.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): High-beginning, Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, Advanced, A1, A2, B1, B2, C1

21st Century Communication

A four-level listening and speaking series that uses carefully selected, authentic models and powerful ideas from TED Talks to teach students to think critically and communicate effectively.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, Advanced, B1, B2, C1

Pathways: Listening, Speaking, & Critical Thinking

A five-level academic listening and speaking series that uses National Geographic content and videos to develop language and critical thinking skills needed for academic success.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): A2, B1, B2, C1

Single item results

21st Century Communication 1: Listening, Speaking and Critical Thinking: Student Book with Online Workbook

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), B1

Lida Baker; Laurie Blass

9781337275804

1st Edition

21st Century Communication 2: Listening, Speaking and Critical Thinking: Student Book with Online Workbook

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, B1, B2

Jessica Williams

9781337275811

1st Edition

Pathways 1: Listening, Speaking, & Critical Thinking

Language(s): American English

Level(s): B1

Becky Tarver Chase

9781111350369

1st Edition

Pathways 2: Listening, Speaking, & Critical Thinking

Language(s): American English

Level(s): B1, B2

Becky Tarver Chase; Kristin L....

9781111398637

1st Edition

Pathways: Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking 2

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Intermediate, B1, B2

Becky Tarver Chase; Kristin L....

9781337407724

2nd Edition

Pathways: Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking 1

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), A2, B1

Becky Tarver Chase; Kristin L....

9781337407717

2nd Edition

National Geographic Learning listening and speaking programs use real-world content, clear grammar explanations, and contextualized models and practice to help students communicate accurately and confidently in English. Through content from National Geographic and TED Talks, our programs prepare learners for the academic classroom by developing their language and skills in listening, speaking, pronunciation, note-taking and critical thinking.