EC Montreal’s March Teachers of the Month!

Today, EC Montreal surprised its March teachers of the month!  Every month, we distribute voting ballots to all our students asking them who their favorite teacher is and why.  It is always so nice to see our students so enthusiastic about their teachers!  We had a great voter turnout this month with about 70% of … Read more

Cabane à Sucre Festival at EC Montreal!

Last Wednesday, EC Montreal held its annual Sugar Shack Festival in the student lounge!  We transformed the student lounge into a real Cabane à Sucre and had maple treats, decorations and information on every table! We served maple tea and students had a chance to browse the different tables and read all the information we … Read more

EC Montreal’s Team-building Activity!

Last Friday, EC Montreal staff and teachers went to a local Sugar Shack for our annual team-building activity!  As it is maple season in the province of Quebec, we thought it would be a wonderful idea to share the “Cabane à Sucre” experience with the team! It is important for our team to be given … Read more

EC Montreal’s Annual Maple Syrup Festival!

The month of March is maple season in the province of Quebec.  It is tradition to visit a sugar shack, also known as a Cabane a Sucre, in French.  Sugar shacks are located on maple farms where they extract sap from the trees and convert it into maple syrup. Quebec produces 80% of the worlds … Read more

CNN Article Feature Montreal Neighborhoods!

EC Montreal is delighted to see Montreal being featured in such a popular publication!  CNN released an article which talks about Montreal’s 12 great neighborhoods! The article begins with a description of Montreal’s make-up and its strong ethnic diversity!  It is seen as a strength and contributes to the uniqueness of each district. Little Italy, … Read more

Montreal’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade!

On Sunday, March 19, EC Montreal students will participate in the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade.  As Montreal is celebrating its 375th Birthday this year, the parade is going to be even more festive than usual! The parade takes place at noon on Ste-Catherine Street.  It will start at Fort Street, which is just a … Read more

Irish for a Day at EC Montreal!

EC Montreal staff and students were Irish for a Day!  With the large Irish community in Montreal, St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are always something to look forward to in this city!  EC Montreal likes to give our students a taste of all the festivities that Montreal has to offer and then we encourage our students to … Read more

Pop-Up Sugar Shack in St. Henri!

It is maple season in the province of Quebec and EC Montreal is no exception!  We will be introducing students to so many maple activities including a maple syrup festival at the school as well as sugar shack outings and the Verdun Maple Syrup food festival. Today we learned that there will be a pop-up … Read more

Juliana Neves – “I Truly Enjoyed My Classes”

Juliana Neves is a student from Brazil who came to EC to learn English in Canada. Here is what she would like to share about her English courses at EC Montreal: I chose Montreal because it is a bilingual city and I wanted to practice French and English. I think I improved a lot here. I can listen and … Read more