Burlington English (BE) Blended Online Courses
In Partnership with Texas Workforce
Burlington Core Series
A six-level innovative blended* curriculum that teaches listening, speaking, reading and writing with focus on conversation through discussions, presentations, and role play.
*Blended Instruction = half of the instruction is teacher lead (online of in person), and half is an independent student learning online.
A computer with internet, a microphone and a speaker (a head-set is recommended), or a tablet, or a smart phone. No books.
Included: BE Digital Readers
33 abridged editions of classic literature in illustrated text and audio format
Included: BE Career Exploration &
Soft Skills Mini-Courses
The courses integrate career planning and workforce readiness into Burlington Core curriculum, thereby meeting the goals of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Included: Burlington English Grammar
Targeted practice in 3 levels: Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced,
120 lessons to review or expand on specific grammar topics as needed,
Accessible to students 24/7 as with all other Burlington English components.
A six-level, standards-based ESL series, by Cambridge University Press, 2018
All RGVLC students can use the VENTURES digital grammar, vocabulary, reading, and listening exercises for free and without registration or log-in. There is also a Citizenship section that includes questions on civics, history, government, and the N-400 application.