Speakout motivates students
The intelligent topics encourage reflection and the development of general knowledge. The authentic digital components (videos, recordings and podcasts) showcase real language as it is spoken today.
Speakout has a clear structure and an attractive lay-out. The wide range of study material appeals to students with different learning styles.
The online practice environment, MyEnglishLab, providing controlled, self-grading practice, is perfect for self-study. Tracking students’ progress in MyEnglishLab increases their involvement and motivates them to study.
Speakout is communicative
As its name implies, the main purpose of Speakout is to develop students’ communication skills and confidence when speaking English. Almost every activity in Speakout prepares students for a conversation task.
Carefully-planned Speaking Strategies are available to help struggling students improve their speaking and listening skills.
Speakout is authentic
Speakout bridges the gap between the classroom and the real world, thanks to the inclusion of authentic material such as:
- BBC documentaries
- BBC sitcoms
- BBC radio recordings
- BBC interviews