Learn English through activities!

Learning English in the school only might sound boring. However, if you go and watch sports games with your classmates, it is certainly more exciting! We watched the MLB, Miami Marlin vs Washington National. Don’t limit your English-learning-environment to school and think that Miami is only f … Read more

EC Students at Finnegan's Road

St Patrick’s Day with EC Students

  Let’s flashback to last week on March 17th. Our EC students were ready to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Emman at Finnegan’s Road, near EC Miami. St Patrick is one of Ireland’s patron saints and many Americans with Irish ancestry remember him on March 17th. Around 15 EC st … Read more

English Courses and Art Basel? YES!

Studying English in Miami can definitely have its perks. One of the most artsy events of the year takes place in the heart of South Beach! Here, people from all over the world come together and celebrate in the name of art, culture, and all that is sculpture. Just this week alone, our English center … Read more

July 4th is Independence Day! EC Miami is Closed!

The sound of fireworks is in the air, and the scent of BBQ as well.  It’s Independence Day in the USA, and as a result, EC Miami is closed.  That’s right, no English courses for our students today! Founded in 1776, the United States is celebrating 238 years of being a nation, after winni … Read more

Academic Lecture — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

  As all of our students taking English classes in Miami know, next Monday (January 20) EC Miami will be closed in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  Dr. King is well-known in the United States for being at the head of the civil rights movement in the 1960’s, and his “I … Read more

Idiom of the Week – “Ring in the New Year”

Well, it’s finally here.  The end of the year.  All the plans and hopes that we had for 2013 have either all come true (hopefully), or we fell short of our goals for the year.  No worries, because the New Year is the only time where we can wipe our slates clean and have a (somewhat) fresh star … Read more

“A Christmas Story”

It’s the Holiday season at EC Miami English School!  Today was the last day of class until after Christmas, and I wanted to share one of my favorite holiday traditions with my students today:  We watched my favorite holiday movie, A Christmas Story.  No, it’s not another reworking of the … Read more