Voices


Adult

7 Levels

American and British English

90-120 Teaching Hours/Level

Voices CEFR Chart

DEVELOP YOUR VOICE IN ENGLISH

With Voices, learners use English as a tool for global communication and are encouraged to celebrate connections among people from a wide range of cultures and backgrounds. Carefully sequenced activities featuring real world content fully prepare learners for interaction and guide them to develop their voice in English. Voices is a seven-level, integrated-skills program for adults and young adults that enables instructors to teach with confidence in all classrooms. Supported by a common-sense lesson progression and The Voices Professional Development Video Program, teachers have the learning and teaching materials they need to deliver engaging courses both online and in person.

Language(s): American English, British English

Level(s): A1, A2, B1, B1+, B2, C1

Overview



Voices is a seven-level, integrated-skills program for adults and young adults that enables learners to use English as a tool for global communication. Carefully sequenced activities featuring real world content guides learners to develop their voice in English.



  • Listen and watch National Geographic Explorers share their daily experiences for interesting and relatable models of people contributing their voices to the global English community.

  • Answer the question, “What would I do?” in a range of culturally rich and hypothetical situations to practice the mediation skills needed to navigate social interactions in English.

  • Develope speaking skills using a practical pronunciation syllabus focused on clarity and comprehensibility.

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Authors

Emily Bryson

Emily Bryson is an ESOL lecturer, writer, teacher trainer and graphic facilitator. Her first teaching experience was at a summer school in Poland in 2002. After completing her MA in Social Sciences, s... more

Gary Pathare

Gary Pathare has taught English in Spain, the UAE, Italy and England for over 30 years, in universities, colleges and language schools. He is an international presenter, teacher-trainer, and co-author... more

Chia Suan Chong

Chia Suan Chong is a writer, communication skills trainer and a teacher trainer. She is the author of Successful International Communication, where she presented her ADAPT model as a framework for dea... more

Lewis Lansford

Lewis got his first taste of teaching English in Barcelona in the late 1980s. The experience inspired him to get a Master’s in TESOL, after which he taught at a university language centre in Arizona a... more

Christien Lee

Christien Lee, who has dual Canadian and British citizenship, has worked in English Language Teaching for more than 20 years. His roles have included teacher, teacher trainer, curriculum developer, ma... more

Daniel Barber

Daniel Barber is a teacher, trainer and writer based in Cádiz, Spain. He's taught classes of all types and ages over more than twenty years as well as tutoring and directing Trinity TESOL courses and ... more

Marek Kiczkowiak

Marek Kiczkowiak has been in ELT for over 10 years. He has a PhD in TESOL and has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals on native speakerism and teaching English as a Lingua Franca. He has ... more
Buying Options/Components

FOR STUDENTS

  • Student's Book with the Spark platform
  • Spark platform, Instant Access
  • Workbook (with key and without key)
  • Combo Splits

FOR TEACHERS

  • Teacher's Book
  • Spark Platform
  • Virtual Voices Toolkit

ON THE SPARK PLATFORM

  • Admin Tools
  • Online Placement
  • Teacher's Resources
  • Classroom Presentation Tool
  • Online Practice
  • Assessment Suite
  • Course Gradebook
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  • Track student and class performances on independent online practice and assessment.
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Series Features
DEVELOP YOUR VOICE IN ENGLISH


LISTEN AND WATCH
National Geographic Explorers talk about their everyday lives.


DEVELOP MEDIATION SKILLS


BE UNDERSTOOD
Through a practice pronunciation syllabus.