Take a fresh look at Puntos de partida- it's everything you wanted and more than you hoped for.
Puntos de partida has offered more than a million students a solid foundation to their language studies. The new edition of Puntos maintains its pioneer approach of the development of all four skills with a strong grammar and vocabulary foundation, as well as the teacher tested activities. The new design of Puntos brings to this program the best tradition of excellence and outstanding instructor support adaptable to different teaching and learning styles. Puntos de partida, the most successful Intro Spanish program ever, is now:
- breaking new ground to meet the changing needs for face-to-face, hybrid, and online Spanish programs.
- offering students more opportunities to develop their communication skills via Tele Puntos, a new integrated video program with corresponding in-text and digital activities.
- innovating through LearnSmart, a first-of-its-kind adaptive learning system within McGraw-Hill Connect, adjusts to the learning needs of every student
This new edition of Puntos provides students with all of the necessary tools to take their second language acquisition from the classroom into their daily lives in an efficient and personalized way. With Connect Spanish, the exclusive digital learning platform from McGraw-Hill, students have access to Mundo interactivo, an immersive, story-based world where they experience the thrill of mastering relevant, task-based communication scenarios in real-world contexts. Also, with synchronous and asynchronous video chat functionality, students can easily engage in communication practice online. Additionally, McGraw-Hill and Blackboard have teamed up to simplify the instructor and student digital learning experience!