Bake Sale Tomorrow!

You may remember a recent post regarding raising funds to help with Disaster Relief in the South Pacific. As part of EC Miami’s continuing efforts to help the people affecting by this terrible tragedy, students and staff are encouraged to take part in our Bake Sale tomorrow (Friday, November 22). Long-Term students (such as those … Read more

Donate Your Old Clothes!!

Many students come to EC Miami for an extended period of time. Students that are preparing for their Cambridge ESOL Exams, for example, spend around three months with us brushing up on their skills and then take the test at the end of their time. One of the perks of coming to South Florida for … Read more

Natural Disaster Relief — Please Help!

    Last week, Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines leaving thousands dead, and many more displaced without shelter, food, water, and clothing.  This story has blanketed the news over the past seven days, and resonates particularly here in South Florida, where hurricanes are part of the local culture.   Here at EC Miami, we have … Read more

Movember at EC Miami!

Movember 2013 Here for your Cambridge ESOL Exams?  Perhaps just to be a tourist?  Calling all Mo Bros (and Sistas)…Movember is almost here again! All you have to do is grow a moustache (or wear a fake one if you’re a Mo Sista) for the month of November (Movember) to raise funds and awareness for … Read more

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Students here at our Miami English School may notice that there is a little more pink in the month of October. No, it’s not a new fashion trend, it’s in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Worldwide, Breast Cancer counts for almost 25% of all cancer cases in women. Almost 500,000 deaths each year … Read more

Student Writing – Community Service (by Leah Park)

Every month, we invite a guest to come to our school and give an academic-style lecture to the students.  Students write essays on the lecture, and a winner is chosen.  This month we have TWO winners!   Tolmage Thornhill works for Miami city regarding community service.  She gave us a lecture about what community service … Read more