New Teacher Profile — Lindsey Jordan

  Meet Lindsey!  One of the newest additions to our Miami English School! About me My name is Lindsey Jordan and I’m originally from Nashville, TN.  I’ve been living here in Miami for almost a year and a half, but I’ve been traveling here since I was a child. I enjoy going to the beach, exercis … Read more

NFL Football — by Elizaveta Shmakova

Here at our Miami English School, teachers and/or guests are invited to give an academic-style lecture on cultural interests outside of class.  Last week, two of our EC Miami teachers, Mark and Eric, spoke with two groups of students about Football.  Students wrote about the lecture, and a winner wa … Read more

NFL Football — by Myriam Hocquel

Here at our Miami English School, teachers and/or guests are invited to give an academic-style lecture on cultural interests outside of class.  Last week, two of our EC Miami teachers, Mark and Eric, spoke with two groups of students about Football.  Students wrote about the lecture, and a winner wa … Read more

Gigi’s First Heat Game!

One of the newer students at our Miami English School, Giangiuseppe Torsiello (he goes by “GiGi”), made one of his dreams come true last weekend and went to his first Miami Heat game. As you can see, he is a SuperFan: Saturday night I went for the first time to a Miami heat pre-season ga … Read more

Idiom of the Week – “Hitting the Books”

This week, two of the Student Ambassadors at our Miami English School are demonstrating this week’s idiom: “Hitting The Books”. Obviously, the idiom isn’t as violent as a direct translation would make it sound. Neither Minji nor Vanessa is getting violent with any of their bo … Read more

Fernanda’s Celebrity Encounter!

Fernanda Reis, a Brazilian student who is here at EC to prepare for her Cambridge exam, had a close encounter of the celebrity kind last week when she ran into Pharrell Williams just outside of the building. Pharrell is well-known in the hip-hop community for his work with the Neptunes, N.E.R.D., an … Read more

Vanessa’s Skydiving Adventure!

Many students here at our Miami Language School have taken advantage of the local skydiving school recently.  Vanessa Schorr (from Switzerland), one of our Cambridge students here at EC Miami went with a group of friends last Saturday.  Vanessa writes: The best word to describe skydiving? Awesome! T … Read more

Student of the Month – Heinz Heeb!

Our “Student of the Month” for the month of October is Heinz Heeb! Hello, my name is Heinz. I have been here since the 30th of August. The reason I’m here is just to improve my English. Miami is a nice place with a lot of things to do. You can go to the beach if the weather is good … Read more