Ready for the next step: back to school

Whether it’s a new school year, a return to the classroom or a whole new way of learning, our back-to-school resources are designed to help you identify those ‘lost learning’ gaps and build skills in blended and online classrooms.

Explore our new tools to support teaching, learning and interacting with confidence.

What's new for 2020

When learning’s happening outside the classroom, let us support you with video conferencing, gradebooks, e-books and test generators. We’ve upgraded our digital capabilities – so you can transform learning experiences.

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Back to School Primary section

Bring young learners back together with new digital resources, fresh activity ideas that children will love, and more.

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Back to School General and Professional English section

We've been speaking to teachers and working with specialists to support you, whatever your context, with the right tools and resources.

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Back to School Assessment section

When learning is interrupted or learners’ needs change, assessment can help both teachers and learners re-evaluate and re-focus, setting a strong foundation to move forward.

Learn about Assessment

Back to School Secondary section

Whether you're in a classroom, online or both, bring your teenage learners together and get them back on board for a new school year.

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Back to School Professional Development section

Continuous learning is essential in today’s world. That’s why we’ve created an up-to-date suite of courses, with flexible formats and access.

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Back to School Portal and digital upgrades section

To help make remote teaching and learning easier, we've made enhancements to the Pearson English Portal and our digital tools.

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Features & highlights

COVID-19 support and resources

Whether you’re faced with a new remote class or looking for ways to improve your online teaching and learning, explore these pages for ideas, guidance and resources.

Learning for a lifetime

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We’re working together with teachers, students, content specialists and expert partners to create experiences that really work. We’ve got stories to share, webinars you can take part in and opportunities to try.

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Catalogue

From Primary English to Business courses and everything in between.

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Free samples

Want to preview one of our courses? You can access a sample copy of most student books online.

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Tools & resources

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Teacher resources

If you are a teacher, you can get your answer keys and course resources on the Pearson English Portal.

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Student resources

If you're studying with a Pearson course, you can access audio files and extra revision activities online.

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Global Scale of English

The GSE is the first truly global English language standard, allowing teachers to more accurately and easily measure learner progress.

It's a more effective way of selecting the right lesson, course materials or assessments at the right time.

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Blog

Use our popular blog to find classroom inspiration, download lesson plans and enrich your teaching.

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Classroom resources

Choose from a wide range of topics and free classroom activities, worksheets and lesson plans.

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Pearson English Portal

Enriched with a variety of digital resources, the portal encourages engagement, improves teaching, enhances the learning experience and improves outcomes.

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MyEnglishLab

MyEnglishLab is now available through the English Portal.

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