English type: American English

Levels: 6


GSE: 16-84

Suitable for: Young adult and adult learners

Authors: Joan Saslow, Allen Ascher

Connecting people through English.


Is it for me?

Pearson’s new Global Adult American English Course

Written by Joan Saslow and Allen Ascher and aligned to the Global Scale of English (GSE), Connectivity combines the authors’ tried-and-true, proven methodology with Pearson’s data-informed digital offerings to create a learner experience that brings results. 

In this ever-more-connected world, students need to be able to use English in international settings. Connectivity gives students and teachers a reliable source for language learning and teaching, with an instructional design that makes learning English an enjoyable and unforgettable experience.

Connectivity is a new six-level course for adults and young adults. It is a four-skills course that focuses on strengthening communication skills, including the soft skills students need when navigating the many real-life situations encountered in their work and personal lives.


  • Immediate, visible progress through a proven pedagogy includes systematically recycled language, multiple opportunities to practice, and an explicit, straightforward, and noticeable emphasis on cultural and pragmatic fluency.
  • Tried-and-true methodology with Pearson’s data-informed, easy-to-use digital offerings creates a learner experience that brings results, ensuring learners achieve their goals of both improving their level of English and building their confidence as English speakers.
  • Relevant and engaging content supported with the best digital products ensures students have a sense of achievement and feel motivated to keep going.
  • Ready-to-use teacher materials empower teachers to spend time doing what they do best— teach! Comprehensive support materials on the Pearson English Portal provide support for planning, teaching, and professional development.
  • Interactive student eBook allows students to access their course materials at any time, on any device.
  • ConnectTV, a new sitcom, presents natural spoken language in engaging and fun situations.
  • Online content on the Pearson English Portal with lots of interactive activities and videos allows for more intensive online practice.

Recommended Tests


Level Test

Track Progress

Benchmark Test


Readiness Test

Pearson EnglishInternational Certificate