EC Montreal Gives Back to the Shriner’s Hospital for Children!

Paula, our CSR Champion, organized an amazing giving back day again this year!  She along with Toufik and 2 students; Marcella and Michal, organized packages and medals for a fundraising activity the Shriner’s Hospital for Children will organize on May 18!   The Games for Hope Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to raise … Read more

What students expect from their homestay hosts

Last week I wrote a blog on the project that out intermediate level English course students were working on regarding the homestay experience for international students learning French or English at EC Montreal. Well, yesterday afternoon our students provided the highlight of our new homestay hosts workshop with the presentation they prepared. To put things … Read more

A new student ambassador at EC Montreal

EC Montreal is proud to introduce a new student ambassador as of this week. His name is Mishal and he is from Saudi Arabia. He has been studying English at EC Montreal since 2012, with small breaks here and there and he is now in the low intermediate level. Mishal is a very friendly and … Read more

The 515 residence for our EC Montreal students

EC Montreal offers several accommodation options for its students: homestay, residence, apartment hotels. For those students that want to be more independent and want to be really close to the school we highly recommend the 515 student residence. Situated in the heart of downtown Montreal and 2 subway stops away from the school, it offers … Read more

Student testimonial: Catalina and Mateo from Colombia

Check out what Catalina and Mateo say about EC Montreal! Catalina has been studying French at EC Montreal and is currently in Pre-Intermediate level French course. Mateo is attending another language school in Montreal, but comes to EC Montreal every day. The couple participates in every single activity we organize at the school and makes friends with … Read more

International Potluck at EC Montreal!

Our Intermediate English level course in Montreal teacher Toufik, organized an international potluck day with his students!  Our Gastronomy themed month ended on a delicious note!  He had his students prepare promotional material promoting the activity to the other levels.  They also went out to all the classes promoting the event.  They also worked really … Read more

Do you want to become a Pilot? You need to speak English!!

English is the international language used in commercial aviation.  That way, everyone in the air can understand what is being said and be situationally aware of what is going on in their area.  In the mid 20th century, when the birth of international flight was taking place, the need for a common language among international … Read more

X-Men Being Filmed in Montreal!

EC Montreal students are super excited!  There have been celebrity sightings all over town!  The new X-Men movie is being filmed in Montreal!  Halle Berry was seen in downtown and Westmount shopping over the weekend!  The rest of the cast is expected to arrive in Montreal soon! Montreal has become an ideal destination to film … Read more