Welcome to the Headway website.There are two parts to the site: this one, for teachers, and a Student's Site with lots of interactive exercises. We will be adding to the site regularly – come back and check it out.

Headway Wordlists

Download these wordlists to help your students learn more English with Headway.

Headway Video Scripts

Download the Headway Fourth Edition Video Scripts in Word format to adapt for your lessons.

Crossword Maker

Test vocabulary in a fun way – simply download adaptable Headway crosswords, or use the facility to make your own.

Warmers and Fillers

Ready-to-use ideas for quick activities. Wordplay – Elementary and above.

Teaching English using computers

Using computers and the Internet with your students can have real benefits in the classroom. Read about the advantages of using technology in teaching, try some lesson ideas, and get to know the Headway Student's site.

Headway and the adult ESOL core curriculum

Documents only relevant to teachers in the UK who are following the national ESOL core curriculum.

Teachers' Headway lessons

This is your chance to share your Headway lessons with thousands of other teachers.

Headway Recommended Readers PDF ( 4 MB )

Choose the right graded reader for your course

Headway Tapescripts

Download all the Headway tapescripts in Word format to adapt for your lessons.

Web link worksheets

All you need for an instant Internet lesson with worksheets for students and teacher's notes.

Using the Student's Site

A guide to the interactive exercises, games and vocabulary work on the Headway Student's Site.

The Common European Framework of Reference

A downloadable reference guide which maps New Headway to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEF), and offers a clear and simple introduction to the CEF.

Examination Training

Download worksheets with tips, techniques and practice for typical examination tasks.

Reading and Speaking

Extra texts for more reading practice, plus related exercises on vocabulary and speaking. – Only available on this website.

Teachers' ideas and articles

Read other teachers' ideas and articles and send your own to share.

Student's Site

Learn more English with New Headway online.

Visit the Student's Site

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