Day Trip to Ottawa!

EC Montreal is taking its students on a day trip to Ottawa this Saturday! Ottawa is the capital of Canada and one of its nicest cities. Around twenty students are looking forward to this one day excursion. Taking part in this activity is the best way to meet new students, have fun with your friends, … Read more

Airport Reception Greeters!

EC Montreal held its annual Airport Reception Greeter workshop this evening.  Our team of drivers came to the school to participate in a training session on how to handle this very important service we offer our students and to share best practices.  It was great listening to our team share experien … Read more

July Social Events: Summer Festival Fun!

EC Montreal’s July social events calendar is ready and we can’t wait to share it with our students.  The calendar of events will mirror all the wonderful festivals taking place in Montreal! On July 3, we will transform our student lounge into a Jazz Bar.  The activity is called Sounds of … Read more

Canada Day Festivities in Montreal!

July 1 is Canada Day – which represents Canada’s Birthday!  The entire country celebrates this special day and Montreal is no exception!  At EC Montreal, we will be having our own festivities as part of our weekly free activities.   We will have Canada’s birthday party with bbq hot … Read more

A Neighborhood to Discover: The Mile End!

There are many amazing areas in Montreal, each one is different and unique!  EC Montreal students tend to hang around in the city center, which is spectacular, however, we encourage our students to discover other neighborhoods and find all those wonderful hidden treasures in Montreal! Last Friday, w … Read more

Happy EC Montreal Students Tell us How They Feel!

At EC Montreal we love getting feedback from our students!  It makes us feel great knowing we are making such an amazing impact on our students’ lives.  We ask our students often what they enjoy most about EC Montreal and what we can do to make their stay even better!  It is all about the cust … Read more

Our EC Montreal Students are Special

Our EC Montreal students are special!  This is what I hear from our Homestay hosts.  They absolutely adore our students and feel they are more dedicated to learning English or French than any other students they have hosted.  I was recently speaking to one of our homestay hosts, Mrs. Salvatore, and … Read more

Language & Culture Go Hand in Hand!

We thought it would be a great idea to offer our blog readers information on learning French. EC offers French courses for adults in Montreal! No matter how old you are, it is never too late to learn another language! The most important tip is to learn a language where it is spoken! This is the &#82 … Read more

Memorable Homestay Hosts

Recently, I received an email from a former EC Montreal student who wanted to verify the address of the homestay family she stayed with while studying here. She has studied ESL in Montreal many years ago and she fondly remembers her host, Johanne.  She wanted to surprise Johanne by sending her a gif … Read more