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Learner’s voice

We asked students from all over the world to share their stories about their favourite teachers. Passion and Leader are just a few words that students used
to describe them.
Hear the full stories and get inspired!

It is all about English learning for adults

At Pearson, we put the learner at the heart of everything because we are creating English courses that make a positive change to people’s lives. Ongoing research helps us stay up-to-date with the needs of adult learners so we can create the courses that help you fulfil their dreams.

We asked 700 adult students from around the world about their English learning goals, motivations and aspirations, and this is what they said:

Teacher’s voice


We admire the teachers who can energise students with their positive attitude, inspire them to explore the world of English and guide them through the journey of discovery.

Click at the "Your Feedback" above to to tell us your thoughts on teaching adult students.

Choose a General English course that best suits your teaching style
and your students’ learning needs.



Be a Language Leader. Excel in your studies. Succeed in life.


This is the best course for you if you want to develop ambitious and success-driven learners. With a strong focus on study skills and 21st century skills, it is ideal for university and pre-university English courses.

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The real world in your classroom.


This is the best choice for you if you are looking for a communicative course that builds students’ confidence in all skill areas. With authentic BBC videos and fresh, conversational topics, it encourages students to speak out.

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Take a step closer to Total Success in English.


The best choice for you if you like courses with a clear layout and structure. “Can-do” objectives give students pragmatic and realistic ideas about what they will be able to achieve in English after successfully completing the unit. The straightforward structure makes it easy for busy adults to catch up when they miss a class.

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Learn English to become a part of the global world.

The distinctive task-based approach of Cutting Edge helps learners aim for particular learning outcomes and gets them communicating.
An amazing range of new topics with a variety of video materials enables students to discover English in the context of today’s global world.


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The Leader in Global Communication


The best choice for you if you want to offer a fun and engaging learning experience using
American English methods for your students. Encourage participation with pop songs, socialising with TV shows, and discovery within a world of cultural diversities and travel.

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The best choice for you if your students cannot come to class frequently. With over 100 hours of content, including engaging videos and other interactive learning tools, this online course is designed to help busy adults improve all four skills and become better communicators using international English.

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