What is LANGUAGE! Live California?

LANGUAGE! Live California offers more for struggling readers than any other product. Proven foundational and advanced reading intervention. Peer-to-peer instruction. Literacy brain science. A captivating modern, digital platform for grades 4–12. All in one affordable solution. More is possible.


Why LANGUAGE! Live California?

  • Aligns to California Common Core State Standards (CCSS)
  • Prepares students for the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP)
  • Supports the English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC)
  • Supports the Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP)
  • Built for Program 4
  • Supports AB 1369
  • Struggling readers excel to close the gap faster than with any other literacy product
  • Engaging and age-appropriate
  • Uses innovative technology to strengthen phonemic awareness
  • Leverages teacher guidance for language arts curriculum
  • Merges leading-edge research and data-driven assessment in a unique, motivational, classroom-tested approach
  • Provides the flexibility to implement in any classroom




Louisa Moats

Respected Authorship

Dr. Louisa C. Moats

Louisa C. Moats, Ed.D., is a nationally recognized authority on literacy education and is widely acclaimed as a researcher, speaker, consultant, and trainer. Dr. Moats received her doctorate in reading and human development from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and is widely published on reading instruction, the professional development of teachers, and the relationship between language, reading, and spelling. Dr. Moats also served as Vice President of the International Dyslexia Association.

What People are Saying

“With LANGUAGE! Live California, there is no need to supplement or pull in alternative curriculum to make sure all areas are being taught. This program has it all done for you. ... LANGUAGE! Live California is a full, comprehensive curriculum that empowers students to access learning from sound to text with confidence from beginning to end.

—Lisa Tanner, M.S. Educational Specialist
Walnut High School,Los Angeles County, CA

Martin is an ELL student that has excelled with LANGUAGE! Live and now is on grade level for reading. View Martin's story below.

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See how LANGUAGE! Live California is a comprehensive blended learning solution for struggling readers that inspires a new level of confidence and drive to help students become proficient readers.

Take the tour and see how this proven program uses leveling to meet students where they are and gets them where they need to be.

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A Dynamic Solution for English Language Development

To succeed, ELD students in grades 6–12 need special support and intervention that covers the full EL spectrum—the type presented through the combined use of Everyday English Plus and LANGUAGE! Live California.

Everyday English Plus
Grades 6–12

ELD Emerging

(CELDT Levels 1 and 2)

  • Strengthens students’ oral language and content knowledge
  • Offers flexible implementation
  • Includes content that is relevant and immediately useful to a student’s everyday life
  • Helps students develop social and academic language skills
  • Increases oral language proficiency, which leads to enduring success

LANGUAGE! Live California
Grades 4–12

ELD Expanding and Bridging

(CELDT Levels 3, 4, and 5)

  • Uses blended-learning approach
  • Offers flexible implementation
  • Uses innovative technology to strengthen foundation skills
  • Leverages teacher guidance for instruction in advanced literacy skills
  • Merges leading-edge research and data-driven assessment


LANGUAGE! Live California offers more features in one comprehensive solution—without restrictive purchasing options, hosting fees, or costly add-ons.

  • Blended online/teacher model
  • Data-driven teacher resources
  • Personalized and self-paced online instruction
  • Research based, latest research
  • Comprehensive language arts curriculum
  • Easy implementation
  • Teacher support, training, and professional development provided
  • Teaches balanced literacy
  • Quickly moves students to more advanced skills through leveling
  • Robust language development/grammar strands
  • Affordable, straightforward pricing
  • High-interest and age-appropriate content

One portion of the program is face-to-face, teacher-led instruction; the other portion is technology-based, independent learning. And it’s not simply up-to-date classroom technology, but the next generation of technology—students use the same technology in LANGUAGE! Live California that they use every day.

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Tips for Using Technology in the Classroom

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Support for Students
with Dyslexia

LANGUAGE! Live California applies the Structured Literacy approach recommended by the IDA and provides explicit, systematic, and cumulative foundational reading skill instruction for dyslexia intervention.


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