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

Join The EC Miami World Cup Group!

It’s Easy!  It’s Fun!  IT’S FREE!!! The World Cup is starting tomorrow in Brazil, and the students and staff here at EC Miami are super excited.  WE ARE SUPER EXCITED!  In order to help everyone get into the spirit, we have created a group on Yahoo! It’s easy to join.  All yo … Read more

Idiom of the Week — “get into the spirit”

  Here at EC Miami, we try to do many things in order for students to get into the spirit of various themes and holidays.  On Halloween, for example, students and staff got into the spirit by wearing different costumes and listening to Halloween-themed music during our party.  Before the New Ye … 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

Academic Lecture — New Year’s Resolutions

Every month at the EC Miami English School, we give an Academic-style lecture to our students, giving them more opportunities to use English in a realistic setting.  This week, Audrey, one of our newest teachers, gave two lectures (to different level groups) about making New Year’s Resolutions … Read more

Academic Lecture — “Thanksgiving” — by Evgeniy Evseev

Every month students are given an opportunity to attend a college-style lecture given either by one of our teachers, or by an invited member of the community.  Over the time since the EC Miami English School has been open, we have had many students learn about varied subjects.  One constant, however … Read more

Academic Lecture — “Thanksgiving” — by Minji Kang

  Every month students are given an opportunity to attend a college-style lecture given either by one of our teachers, or by an invited member of the community.  Over the time since the EC Miami English School has been open, we have had many students learn about varied subjects.  One constant, … Read more