In 2013 Macmillan English Campus celebrated its 10th birthday: see how far we’ve come since 2003…
April 2003: Macmillan English Campus is born
Macmillan English Campus launches its version 1.0, developed and customized for Cultura Inglesa São Paulo in Brazil.
September 2005: More than one dialect
Macmillan English Campus version 2.0 launches all over the world. The English Campus is made available in both British and American English.
November 2007: Version 3.0
Version 3.0 of the Macmillan English Campus is launched.
July 2008: Testing made easy
Macmillan English Campus launches the Test Compiler, a tool that allows teachers to build and assign tests for their students drawing on an easy-to-search database of exercises.
March 2009: Videos
We publish our first video activities,enhancing the learning experience by contextualizing listening skills practice, providing visual stimulation and the chance to see body language.
September 2009: Voice Record and Playback
The Voice Record & Playback functionality is added to all listening and pronunciation activities, allowing learners to record and compare themselves to the originals.
January 2010: New exercise player
The design of all our activities is updated and new interaction types are introduced, including multi-task activities and context-specific feedback.
August 2010: Placement Test
We add a ready-to-use Placement Test to our Test Compiler.
October 2010: Fresh look
The English Campus is redesigned with a flexible modular structure, allowing users to customize their homepage depending on their own needs.
August 2011: 1,000 activities for tests
The library of the Test Compiler passes the milestone of 1,000 activities.
November 2011: Grammar videos
Fifty of the very popular Grammar Reference Units are enhanced with videos.
March 2012: Culture World
A new module available within the English Campus, Culture World includes over 800 videos in a variety of accents, as well as a brand-new interaction type: roleplay.
August 2012: 5,000 resources
The content library of the English Campus reaches the milestone of over 5,000 resources.
April 2013: The Daily Bite
The English Campus introduces a brand-new module, updating daily with key vocabulary and grammar points.
November 2013: Speaking activities
The first series of speaking activities are published on the platform, with teacher marked activities for the IELTS exam.
December 2013: Version 4.0
The platform is redesigned to improve the usability and learning experience for students, providing simpler navigation and a streamlined content search functionality.