Stand Out, Third Edition


US Adult Ed

6 Levels

Beginner to Upper Intermediate

American English

EVIDENCE-BASED LEARNING FOR COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS

Stand Out, Third Edition is a six-level, standards-based ESL series for adult education, with a proven track record of successful results.

The third edition of Stand Out continues to provide students with the foundations and tools needed to achieve success in life, college, and career, meeting the goals set forth in the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) as well as national and state standards and objectives including College and Career Readiness (CCRS), English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS), and EL Civics.

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Authors

Rob Jenkins

Rob Jenkins is a popular presenter and author of English as a Second Language topics. He is a retired faculty member from Santa Ana College School of Continuing Education where he taught ESL for 27 ye... more

Staci Johnson

Ever since I can remember, I've been fascinated with other cultures and languages. I love to travel and every place I go, the first thing I want to do is meet the people, learn their language, and und... more
Buying Options/Components

FOR ALL CLASSROOMS

  • PRINT
  • Student's Book
      and Workbook
  • BLENDED
  • Student's Book
      with Online Workbook
  • DIGITAL
  • Student's eBook
      with Online Workbook

FOR LEARNERS

  • Student's Book
  • Student's eBook
  • Workbook
  • Online Workbook


FOR TEACHERS

  • Lesson Planner
  • Classroom Presentation Tool
  • Assessment CD-ROM with Examview
  • Lifeskills DVDs
  • Audio CDs
  • Learning Management System
From the Classroom

Administrators and instructors from Pui Tak Center in Chicago, Illinois explain their experience choosing and teaching Stand Out, Third Edition in their program.

New to this Edition

  • ‘Reading Challenge’ sections integrate Stand Out’s strong emphasis on skills development throughout the book. Readings featuring National Geographic Explorers consolidate language and ignite curiosity.
  • The updated video program includes National Geographic footage to introduce learners to real-world themes in addition to short dramatic episodes that reinforce the themes and vocabulary in each unit.
  • Expanded ‘Critical Thinking Activities’ challenge learners to evaluate, analyze, and synthesize information that helps prepare them for the workplace and academic life.
  • Online Workbooks provide reinforcement and consolidation of key language through automatically graded exercises and can be accessed anytime, anywhere.
  • Extensive teacher support helps instructors prepare students for success through numerous activities found in print and digital resources created for multi-level classrooms.

Plan and Teach
COMPANION SITE
Find downloadable materials for lesson preparation, including Teacher's Books, video, audio answer keys, assessment materials, worksheets for a range of uses, and more!


CLASSROOM PRESENTATION TOOL
Bring together digital versions of all core instructional materials, including Student's Book, video, audio, and answer key, to present and demonstrate new language and skills, create opportunities for practice, and manage classroom activities.
TEACH LESSONS CONFIDENTLY
LESSONS WITH AUDIO AND VIDEO
CRITICAL THINKING
GAMES AND ACTIVITIES
EXPLORER VIDEO CHALLENGES


STUDENT'S EBOOKS
An easy-to-access alternative to print, with everything a learner needs to be an active participant in any classroom and for self study.
Track and Assess
LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Assign your students activities for Independent Online Practice. A gradebook allows tracking of student progress and provides information to support and assess individual and class performance.
ACTIVITIES
GRADEBOOK
ASSIGNMENTS
MESSAGING


EXAMVIEW® ASSESSMENT SUITE
Includes downloadable pre-made tests and quizzes that can be edited and adapted to fit your assessment needs.
PRE-MADE TESTS AND QUIZZES
FULLY ADAPTABLE
Series Features
STUDENT’S BOOK FEATURES
Immerse students in authentic content, with real-world videos and examples and opportunities for them to synthesize what they have learned and apply it to their lives.
CRITICAL THINKING
EXPLORER READING CHALLENGES
LIFESKILLS VIDEOS
TEAM PROJECTS
EXPLORER VIDEO CHALLENGES


LESSON PLANNER FEATURES
Go beyond merely describing activities in the Student’s Book with teacher support, ideas, and guidance for the entire class period.
PACING
STANDARDS CORRELATIONS


SUPPLEMENTAL TOOLS
Stand Out offers a complete set of tools and supplemental activities for your classroom and homework needs.
CANVAS SHELLS
MULTILEVEL WORKSHEETS
INTERNET WORKSHEETS
COMPUTER ACTIVITY WORKSHEETS
National Standards and Test Benchmarks
For a Complete Curriculum