Ventures 2nd Edition is a six-level, standards-based ESL series for adult-education ESL.
The Ventures 2nd Edition Level 2 Workbook provides reinforcement exercises for each lesson in the Student's Book, an answer key for self-study, grammar charts, and examples of a variety of forms and documents. It also includes a self-study CD for improving listening, grammar, and reading comprehension.
Ventures is the most comprehensive series for adult education. It features an integrated-skills approach that teaches practical communication in an educational, workplace, family, or community setting. The flexibility of this series ensures ease of use in open-enrollment, managed-enrollment, and traditional programs.
Ventures promotes student success. High-interest topics throughout the series motivate students;
learner persistence is increased through the use of real-world language that can be used outside of the classroom; Ventures is the only program offering a transitions level, designed to develop the unique skills students need for careers and post-secondary education; and robust technology tools expose students to the skills necessary for success in today's digital society.
Ventures promotes teacher success. It is flexible and is designed to work seamlessly for a variety of different contact hours; multilevel support is offered throughout the series, so instructors are well equipped to address the needs of all their students; and it includes a wealth of resources with over 10 different components, hundreds of free reproducible worksheets, and a professional development DVD.