“Put me in Coach … I’m Ready to Play!”

          … sang John Fogerty many years ago.  (“Centerfield”)   Jackie Robinson was the first African-American man to play in the Major Leagues.  Due to his legendary status, all teams in Major League Baseball retired his playing number, 42, as a way … Read more

Sunflower Growing Competition!

ALL EC schools are taking part in the Sunflower Growing competition. What does this mean? It means we will buy some sunflower seeds (suitable for growing indoors), some compost and a pot, and we’ll seed who can grow the biggest plant. The winning school will be given €100 to donate to the environmen … Read more

Dennis Rodman at Monty’s

Being in Miami you never know who you are going to bump into. This past Sunday I had the luck of seeing Dennis Rodman hijack the microphone from the band at Monty’s. Monty’s is a great sports bar on South Beach by the Marina. Check it out, you never know who you are going to see. For me … Read more

Baynanza Success

Saturday April 20th was EC Miami’s Giving Back day event. What an event it was! Students and staff took part in Miami-Dade’s Baynanza beach clean up. We had the opportunity to join locals in getting rid of rubbish on Monument Island, which is regularly used by boaters to have parties on. … Read more

Travel To Turkey by Munise Nilay Kahyaoglu

Turkey is a good country to traveling. You can see mix of the Eastern and the Western cultures together. Turkey’s history orijined from the Ottomon Empire in the 11th century. So there are lots of historical places and spectacular structures in Turkey. That’s why; until you see, don&#821 … Read more

Student of the Month – April

Congratulations to Yannick Perritaz! Low Intermediate   Student’s Hometown Estavayer-le-lac, Switzerland Student’s Miami Thoughts Miami is great! I am really happy to have chosen Miami as a place to study English. Miami is very beautiful and you can do anything you want here. The people of Miami are … Read more

Teacher of the Month – April 2013

Chris Buchan Pre-Intermediate Teacher’s Home State Rehoboth Beach, DE   Teacher’s Miami Recommendation If you are looking for a great outdoors activity I would like to suggest taking a trip to the Everglades National Park. At Gator Park (24050 SW 8th St.), located within the Everglades Park, they of … Read more

Baynanza 2013

Some of you may have heard about our Giving Back day event ‘Baynanza’. But what is it I hear you ask. Look no further! The details are here. . . Baynanza is an action-packed community wide celebration of environmental awareness and stewardship culminating in the Biscayne Bay Cleanup Day, … Read more