Idiom of the Week — “get into the spirit”

Last week, all of our students (from beginning to those prepping for their TOEFL and Cambridge ESOL Exams) and staff members participated in one of the US’ favorite traditions: HALLOWEEN! Everyone got into the spirit of this “holiday” by dressing up in costume. Other ways we got in … Read more

Halloween is Coming …. Are You Ready?!?!

It’s not often you’re going to see President Barack Obama standing next to some flower child hippie from the 60’s. But, last year at the end of October, that’s exactly what happened for all the students in Miami that were studying English. Or, more to the point, two suspiciou … Read more

Labor Day

This week, many students have asked why school is closed next Monday (Sept. 2).  The answer: Labor Day!   In the US, Labor Day falls on the first Monday of September, so the date varies from year to year.  In the late 1882, the federal government established Labor Day is a way to celebrate &#82 … Read more

Brunch at The Palace

People here in Miami enjoy sun, sand and brunch! There are a variety of different options for that Sunday morning or afternoon frivolity. One of the most famous brunch experiences is at  The Palace, on 12th and Ocean. The Palace is a very unique gay friendly venue, that offers bottomless mimosas and … Read more

New Year, New Beginings

On January 7th, 2013, EC Miami will officially open its door for its second annual school since the inception of the school last year. A new year brings on a lot of new, fun, and exciting things. EC Miami is busy preparing for the arrival of our largest class till date. The empty classrooms and hall … Read more

99 Reasons to Shop at Lincoln Road.

    EC Miami is home to some of the best shopping in Miami Beach. The world famous Lincoln Road, a few footsteps away from EC Miami, is any shoppers’ dreams come true.  Lincoln Road offers a wide range of various shops from unique boutiques to large department stores like, Macy’s. Lincoln … Read more

EC Miami’s Spicy Sauce Challenge!

Yesterday, EC Miami students were put to the ultimate test. The EC Miami staff wanted to see which one of our international students can stand up to the Miami Heat!! EC’s, Dipshika Karki and 11 EC Miami students went to lunch at LIME on Lincoln Road for an introduction on Mexican tapas. Studen … Read more