Discover new resources for PTE Academic with our teacher community

Teaching an exam preparation course can be a daunting proposition, especially when your students need to pass an exam in order to attend university or apply for a visa. But the secret to...

Join our Assessment Summer Sessions webinar series

This summer, put your time to good use with our Pearson English Assessment Summer Sessions. Every Tuesday, we’ll be hosting a webinar exploring the ways in which you can use Pearson English Proficiency...
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the new, joined-up approach to assessment

We are delighted to announce the launch of the brand new Level Test and Benchmark Test from Pearson English. These latest assessments in our proficiency portfolio give teachers the powerful insights they need...

providing a foundation for 21st-century careers

Parents all over the world want their children to have good job prospects and be ready for their 21st-century careers. In fact, according to a survey of parents we completed in summer 2019,...

Pearson English Spring Days: Assessment Sessions

Just as spring is a new beginning, we hope to bring fresh ideas to help teachers keep learning and keep teaching with our Pearson English Spring Days: Assessment Sessions.  Pearson English Spring Days is...
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Discover Remote Monitoring with Versant

In any exam situation, security and candidate authentication are key considerations. Under normal circumstances, test centers provide employers and institutions with all the assurances they need to be able to accept the results...

Join our PTE General training program

While exams around the world have been postponed we want to support you by offering a PTE general training program from Monday 20th April to Tuesday 5th May.  The training will focus on different...

6 ways to keep your students motivated if exams have been postponed

When it comes to learning a language, knowing there’s an exam on the horizon can motivate students to study hard. But with exams currently being cancelled or postponed all over the world, it’s...
an English exam that measures real-world skills

an English exam that measures real-world skills

Every teacher wants the best for their students. When it comes to choosing an English language qualification, that means an effective preparation process, a positive exam experience and a reliable, widely accepted certificate.  However,...
4 activities to improve your students’ intelligibility

4 activities to improve your students’ intelligibility

Intelligibility is the art of being understood by others. Many students think they need to speak flawlessly and with a native-like accent to make themselves clear, but this is not quite true. While...
A round-up of our 10 most popular blog posts from 2019

A round-up of our 10 most popular blog posts from 2019

2019 is about to come to an end – and what a year it has been! It’s hard to believe how quickly it has flown by. We’ve been busy attending events and welcoming...
Computer-based language assessment: the future is here

Computer-based language assessment: the future is here

David Booth is the Director of Test Development for Pearson English content. He is responsible for the development of the exam materials and specifications for Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic, Progress, Placement,...
the new official practice app

the new official practice app

When it comes to exam preparation, it can be an uphill battle to get your students enthused. But now you have another tool in your teaching toolkit! We’re excited to introduce our brand...
How to motivate your students through assessment

How to motivate your students through assessment

Motivating students can be difficult, especially where exams are concerned. The prospect of preparing learners for them seems like a mammoth task. But assessment can also be a way of encouraging motivation. The...
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How to improve student engagement with Assessment for Learning

The new school year is the ideal time for a fresh start. After all, once young students are in a routine they can be resistant to change, and it’s hard to find time...
5 ways to establish SMART goals

5 ways to establish SMART goals

We’re at the start of a new term. With many students starting courses in September, now’s the perfect opportunity to help your students establish their learning goals for the year. Early goal setting is...

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