EC Guest Lecture Series – All About Hawaii!

by Tiare Niland Where will your English studies take you? As a current EC Boston intern teacher from Hawaii, I’d like to share about my state’s unique culture with you! There will be an upcoming EC Guest Lecture on Wednesday, February 27th 2016 in room 612 during the lunch at 11:50am! It’s free for all … Read more

What’s Going on at EC Boston? – February Activity Calendar!

Hello, students! Monday is the first of February, which means we have a whole new month of fun activities ahead. Below is the February Activity Calendar – please note there have been some slight changes to the calendar format, as we now offer a variety of types of activities: social, career-focused, academic-focused and volunteer events! … Read more

Class Field Trip to the North End!

Marina’s Elementary 2A class visited Boston’s historic North End and Columbus Park! Students practiced their conversation skills in English and learned new vocabulary while viewing and ordering desserts in Modern Pastry and walking around the neighborhood. The North End is also known as Boston’s “Little Italy,” and is characterized by it’s many Italian restaurants, bakeries and … Read more

English in the City Learns About the Boston Massacre

Jenna’s English in the City class visited the site of the Boston Massacre this week! There, teacher Jenna laid down at the site and the students took photos and role played as the different historical figures who were involved and live-tweeted about the Massacre. Boston Massacre Tweets Written by Paul Revere and Sam Adams When I … Read more

Class Field Trip to the MIT Museum!

    Students in Marina’s Elementary class enjoyed meeting Kismet – the world’s first social robot – at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Museum today! They discovered the different emotions this robot can simulate and how human vocal tones and body language can affect how he responds to you. Students also interacted with other works with … Read more

March Activity Calendar: What’s Going on At EC Boston?

Hey, readers! Wondering what’s going on at the EC Boston Language Center this month? Our March Activity Calendar is up and ready! This month’s activities include a pho dinner led by two of our Vietnamese interns, a trip to the Museum of Fine Arts, skiing/snowboarding and trips to New York City, Montreal/Quebec and Washington DC/Philadelphia.     … Read more

EC Boston January 2015 Activity Calendar

Join us this month on some wintry activities in Boston. Boston English School will be taking students on a variety of activities with teachers. Sign up today on the Activity Boards on the 4th floor. Pay for tickets and weekend trips at the front desk. If you have any questions, please speak to Hannah. We … Read more

3 Weekend Recommendations

Are you looking for something fun to do this weekend? We’ve got three great ideas for you! 1) Spend your Friday night watching The Hunger Games Mockingjay, instead of battling the cold outside. Practice your English listening skills with this amazing story. 2) Attend the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Faneuil Hall Saturday evening. The event is … Read more