California world language educators, welcome to Vista Higher Learning (VHL)—your partner in language education. Explore below to access the highest-quality integrated print and digital solutions for all language learners—from those learning a new language, improving a second language, or perfecting their native language.

VHL is committed to helping California build a better future for bilingual, biliterate, and bicultural students.

Who is VHL?


Explore Vista Higher Learning’s Spanish, French, German, and Italian world language programs. We offer a complete sequence of study—from transitional kindergarten through college...and beyond.

  • Elementary: Spanish as a World Language and Spanish Language Arts
  • Secondary: Spanish, French, German, and Italian


Find out how Vista Higher Learning’s cutting-edge digital platform makes teaching and learning a language easier and more engaging.

The VHL Digital Advantage

There's no better time than now to learn more about the only online learning environment created specifically for language instruction. Don’t take our word for it—the proof is in the numbers. In the past year alone, we’ve had over 1.3 million students enrolled in 40,000 classes at 6,000 schools.

See for Yourself


In addition to our own Learning Management System (LMS), hosted on and developed specifically for language learning, we offer students and teachers multiple ways to access our content, including rostering, single sign-on solutions, and LMS integration.

VHL in California

Who’s Using VHL Materials?

Hundreds of schools across California are using Vista Higher Learning materials in their world language classrooms. See who is using what.

What California Educators Are Saying

Happy customers make all the difference! Read what some of our California users are saying about Vista Higher Learning and our language-learning solutions.

“Vista Higher Learning provides great support and a personal touch. They have sent representative to our district numerous times to train our teachers and to answer questions. They are so supportive and generous.”

Sharon Gordon-Link

Del Oro High School

Loomis, CA

The California Way

California students have a bright future ahead of them, and as the leading K-12 language publisher in the United States, Vista Higher Learning is prepared to help you make it a reality.

Webinars for California Educators

This exclusive series of webinars has been developed specifically for California language educators. We hope you will join us and our amazing presenters in our efforts to ensure that you have the tools you need to continue building a future where bilingual, biliterate, and bicultural students is the new norm.

California Correlations

All Vista Higher Learning programs are built with California educators and students in mind. See how our language learning solutions align with the state’s new World Language Standards.

Explore our California correlations

World Language Learning—Then & Now

It’s not your parents’ classroom anymore. See how instructional approaches have evolved over the past 20 years...and how VHL’s programs have evolved with them.

Watch our Then & Now video series with fellow educators.

Building a Future with VHL

Vista Higher Learning is meeting the needs of California’s world language students today...and into the future. Find out more about our commitment to helping California build a better future for bilingual, biliterate, and bicultural students.

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Meet Your California Team

The Vista Higher Learning California team is here for you. Their sole focus is supporting California educators’ passion to empower and inspire life-long language learners. Learn more about the team.

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