Together Apart Street Art!

Many of Montreal’s most beloved summer festivals have been moved online on virtual platforms.  We have managed to celebrate our annual events differently in order to stay socially distant and safe. Montreal is known for its festivals.  This city hosts over one hundred festivals a year and summ … Read more

Throwback Thursday!

This week’s Throwback Thursday image is of one of our favourite EC Montreal activities; the traffic light party.  We host these parties several times a year.  It is a simple activity to put together and it is an excellent ice breaker.  It is a perfect way to get to know your classmates.  In ad … Read more

Quebec’s Back to School Plan Revealed

Today, the Quebec government revealed its back to school plan.  EC Montreal will be applying some of these safety measures to our reopening, so we are on the same page of the recommended guidelines. The first thing thing that was discussed was mask wearing.  They are making masks mandatory for all c … Read more

Recipe of the Week!

There is a lot of talk this week about back to school.  The Quebec government has rolled out the back to school plan today.  They have announced that we are going back in September and there are a few safety measures in place.  We are thrilled to hear that we have been given the green light to retur … Read more

Italian Week Starts Today!

Every August, Montreal’s Italian community celebrates Italian Week!  There are festivities all over the city, especially in Little Italy and Saint Leonard.  The festival celebrates everything Italian!  They showcase Italian cuisine, fashion, music, theatre, cars and its very rich culture.  Mon … Read more

Throwback Thursday!

This week’s Throwback Thursday image is of EC Montreal’s annul corn festival.  August is corn season in the province of Quebec.  Quebec has many local farms located close to the city center, a short 30 minute drive.  Corn grows really well in Quebec and when you drive from one town to an … Read more

Recipe of the Week!

This week’s recipe is three, three ingredient cookies to start the week.  Showers are in the forecast this week, so spending time outdoors will be impossible.  How can we enjoy the indoors as much as possible while we are in a lock down?  We can get through the gloomy weather by baking and enj … Read more

July Virtual Teachers of the Month!

EC Montreal announced its winning virtual teacher for the month of July today!  We are thrilled to report that Olga is the English teacher of the month and Shahrzad won for French!  We are thrilled for both of them!  This is not the first win for either of them.  They have both won several times sin … Read more

Mijung Kim From Korea Presents!

Mijung Kim is a lovely woman from Korea who has been participating in EC Montreal’s Academic Year Intensive programme since January.  Mijung began in our elementary class and has already progressed to our pre-intermediate level.  This is a very impressive feat for Mijung as she has a disabilit … Read more

Throwback Thursday!

This week’s Throwback Thursday image is one of my favourite images of EC Montreal students.  It truly depicts what we are trying to achieve at EC and that is encouraging connections and creating opportunities for students to bond with one another.  We are proud of the fact that EC has had a ha … Read more