The Spirit of Halloween!

Halloween has always been a very big deal at EC Montreal! The entire month of October used to be filled with many activities meant to build anticipation for the main event; Halloween. The day would be filled with treats, parties, costume competitions and fashion show catwalk. Almost the entire stude … Read more

October Teachers of the Month!

Today was an exciting day at EC Montreal! Not only did we celebrate Halloween, but we also announced our October teachers of the month! Every month, we ask our students to take the time to vote for their favorite EC Montreal teacher. At the end of the month we surprise the winning teachers in class. … Read more

Throwback Thursday!

This week’s Throwback Thursday makes me really happy to share!  They are memories of EC Montreal’s annual Halloween celebrations that always included a party in the student lounge, a costume fashion show competition as well as the classroom challenge! The EC Montreal team always dressed … Read more

Safe Transfer Service Upon Arrival!

EC Montreal has started to welcome new students from abroad.  For now, students holding a study permit and have a quarantine plan in place, are considered essential travelers.  EC Montreal welcomed three new students into our city this week; two are from Colombia and one is from Japan.  All three st … Read more

Recipe of the Week!

I have really been enjoying sharing some of my favorite recipes with the EC community. Like me, many people have been spending a lot more time in the kitchen as our outings are so limited. The recipes I choose tell a story of past EC Montreal experiences. The weather is getting colder and this time … Read more

Throwback Thursday!

This week’s Throwback Thursday image is that of EC Montreal’s annual Oktoberfest celebrations in the student lounge.  Every October, we make sure to include these festivities are part of our social events calendar.  Celebrating different cultural events has become an important addition t … Read more

Give the Gift of EC Virtual French!

Dacio Pasarell is an EC Montreal Virtual French student. He also happens to be the love of my life! He is my husband. We recently celebrated our 15th Wedding Anniversary and I surprised him with virtual French lessons. It was the best present I have ever given him! This is what Dacio wanted to share … Read more

Recipe of the Week!

It’s October and we are all looking forward to Halloween! Even though things are very different this year because of the pandemic, you can still see Halloween decoration in the shop windows, and many have decorated the outside of their homes with fall flowers, pumpkins and inflatable Halloween chara … Read more

Board Games to Help You Improve Your Language Skills!

These are difficult times.  We are currently experiencing the second wave of the virus and in Montreal, we have been moved to the red zone.  This means that the government has implemented stricter safety measures.  Dining halls have been closed as have bars, casinos and most tourist attractions.  Th … Read more

Throwback Thursday!

This week’s Throwback Thursday are images of EC Montreal students getting ready to celebrate Halloween.  EC Montreal’s October calendar of events was named Haunted Oktoberfest!  Many of the Wednesday complimentary activities had a Halloween theme to get the students excited to celebrate … Read more