CL-150 Connect

Do more than replace a physical classroom with a virtual classroom.

Blended learning, better outcomes

CL-150 Connect programs blend technology and human instruction to support career-long language capability, from acquisition to enhancement.

  • Training efficiency: Learners alternate between tech-delivered lessons and live skills development with an instructor. Pre-class work prepares learners for higher-value face time, tightly aligned to the curriculum and desired outcomes. (Learn more about our blended learning methodology).
  • Logistical flexibility: Complete independent learning on any computer, tablet, or phone and meet with your instructor in a virtual classroom—with no time or place restrictions. Full-time or part-time, in-place or at school, your curriculum or our materials.
  • Program visibility: Instructors can track and report on lesson completion, time on task, assessment scores, and more to quickly identify learners in need of more support. Administrators gain the same visibility during and after courses, ensuring career-long sustainment.

Find the best fit for your language goals—and your busy schedule.

CL-150 Connect programs support any language need or curricula: full-time or part-time; on the job or at school; acquisition, sustainment, or enhancement.

Tutoring Type Purpose Schedule Description
Enhancement
Flexible schedule, meets weekly
One-on-one tutoring sessions that complement CL-150 Cohort lessons
Acquisition or Enhancement
Flexible schedule, meets as needed
One-on-one tutoring sessions; focused on general proficiency
Acquisition or Enhancement
Structured schedule, desired number of sessions scheduled in advance
Multi-student courses based around a highly-focused curriculum to achieve a specific ILR goal
Acquisition or Enhancement
Structured schedule, weekly sessions scheduled in advance
One-on-one, intensive sessions customized to meet specific performance or proficiency goals

CL-150 Cohort Plus Tutoring

Intended specifically for use with CL-150 Cohorts, Cohort Plus Tutoring includes weekly one-on-one tutoring sessions aligned with that week's Cohort lesson. Recommended for enhancement.

  • Relevant, continuously updated lessons: Weekly Cohort lessons are aligned to a specific language and ILR level, and are based on current, authentic sources covering professional domains. Lessons take approximately two hours to complete and can be accessed on almost any phone, tablet, or computer.
  • Higher-value face time: Completing Cohort lessons before tutoring leads to more productive sessions. Instructors can lead communicative, contextual activities that leverage lexicon mastered in the lesson and build related skills.
  • More flexibility, less disruption: Cohort Plus includes approximately 45-50 minutes of independent study and one hour of face time per week. Learners can complete both components online—no time, place, or device restrictions that impact job performance.
  • Available languages*: Arabic (MSA, Iraqi, and Levantine), Chinese (Mandarin), Farsi, Hebrew, Korean, Pashto, Russian, Spanish (Latin American), and Urdu. *Languages are subject to change and we may offer languages not in this list. Please request a quote to discuss current availability.

CL-150 Connect™ Tutoring

Intended for learners who need the most flexibility, Connect Tutoring includes personalized, one-on-one tutoring sessions scheduled at the learner's convenience—number and length of sessions may vary. Recommended for acquisition or enhancement.

  • Individualized learning plan: An expert tutor will work with you one-on-one to ensure you're learning what you need to meet your goals and do your job. All tech-delivered prep work and tutoring sessions are tailored to your current and desired proficiency levels.
  • Tightly-aligned independent study: Instructors create and assign CL-150 lessons aligned to upcoming live sessions. Learners complete this prep work anytime, anywhere.
  • Higher-value face time: Prep work leads to more productive live sessions. Instructors can lead communicative, contextual activities that build language skills.
  • More flexibility, less disruption: We recommend two to three hours of independent study and one hour of face time per week, but learners schedule sessions at their convenience. Learners can complete both components online—no time, place, or device restrictions that impact job performance.
  • Available languages*: Arabic (MSA, Iraqi, and Levantine), Chinese (Mandarin), Farsi, Hebrew, Korean, Pashto, Russian, Spanish (Latin American), and Urdu. *Languages are subject to change and we may offer languages not in this list. Please request a quote to discuss current availability.

CL-150 Connect™ Courses

Intended for small groups of learners seeking full-time training aligned to a specific curriculum or proficiency outcome, Connect™ courses combine asynchronous learning with weekly virtual classes. Recommended for acquisition or enhancement.

  • Tightly-aligned pre-class work: Instructors develop and assign CL-150 lessons aligned to the specific curriculum being taught. Lessons include are supported by up to two dozen available learning activities and a spaced repetition algorithm that delivers fast, reliable mastery of key words and phrases.
  • Greater visibility for instructors: All online pre-work is visible to instructors, who can quickly confirm lesson completion and identify learners in need of additional support.
  • Higher-value face time: With independent time focusing on declarative, instructor time can focus on communicative, contextual activities that build language skills.
  • Higher end-of-course proficiency: Pre-class work builds learners' lexicon, freeing up class time for skill-building. Each successive class is advantaged by a larger vocabulary and stronger skills, resulting in more proficiency in a given time.
  • Available languages*: Arabic (MSA, Iraqi, and Levantine), Chinese (Mandarin), Farsi, Hebrew, Korean, Pashto, Russian, Spanish (Latin American), and Urdu. *Languages are subject to change and we may offer languages not in this list. Please request a quote to discuss current availability.

CL-150 Capstone

Intended for learners seeking a long-term, highly-structured regimen to achieve a specific proficiency outcome, Connect Capstone combines custom, asynchronous learning with a one-hour weekly virtual class. Recommended for acquisition or enhancement.

  • Targeted learning plan: Expert instructors create course plans aimed at achieving a certain ILR proficiency outcome. All tech-delivered prep work and live instruction sessions are tailored to your current and desired proficiency levels.
  • Tightly-aligned independent study: Instructors create and assign CL-150 lessons aligned to upcoming classes. Lessons typically take about two hours to complete and all pre-class work is visible to the instructor.
  • Higher-value face time: Prep work leads to more productive live sessions. Instructors can lead communicative, contextual activities that build upon prior knowledge and skills.
  • More flexibility, less disruption: We recommend two to three hours of independent study and one hour of face time per week, but Capstone programs can be customized to any desired outcome. Learners can complete all Capstone components online—no time, place, or device restrictions that impact job performance.
  • Available languages*: Arabic (MSA, Iraqi, and Levantine), Chinese (Mandarin), Farsi, Hebrew, Korean, Pashto, Russian, Spanish (Latin American), and Urdu. *Languages are subject to change and we may offer languages not in this list. Please request a quote to discuss current availability.

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