Literacy Week at EC New York

Support EC New York as we join LitWorld to promote awareness about global literacy, and celebrate the importance for reading and sharing stories. Next week, EC New York will be hosting a book fair on Monday and Tuesday from 12-2 PM in the lounge, selling used books and baked goods starting at $1. EC … Read more

Teacher Spotlight: Meet Drew!

Drew has been a teacher at EC New York since November 2013, and currently teaches both upper intermediate and high intermediate levels.  Drew was kind enough to share some information about his experience as an English teacher, and some fun facts about himself. Why did you decide to become an Englis … Read more

What to do this weekend: 3 suggestions

Yes, it is terrifyingly cold outside.  But there are still plenty of things to do in New York City indoors!  Here are EC New York’s suggestions for the perfect weekend: 1.  Lunar New Year Parade: On Saturday, February 21, there will be a huge, festive parade and party in celebration of the Lun … Read more

3 Ideas for the Weekend

Looking for something fun to do this weekend?  Look no further!  Here are some suggestions from EC Staff: 1.  Valentine’s Day- The most romantic day of the year does not have to be spent with a boyfriend/girlfriend/lover.  If you are alone this Valentine’s Day, take this opportunity to l … Read more

Lunar New Year in New York City

With the large number of Chinese immigrants and Chinese Americans living in New York City, it is no surprise that the Lunar New Year/Chinese New Year is a huge celebration.  Although there are many neighborhoods that have their own celebration, Chinatown in Manhattan is where most of the action happ … Read more

Valentine’s Day at EC New York

This Friday, February 13th, we will be celebrating Valentine’s Day at EC New York.  For $2, you can send candy and a lovely message to another student, staff member, or teacher.  Cupid will deliver it to their class!  Be sure to sign up at the front desk before Wednesday, February 11.  More in … Read more

Meet Priscila! EC New York Testimonial

Priscila Maciel Cavalcanti just completed one month studying at EC New York.  Check out what Priscila liked the most about her experience at EC New York, and her advice to other students! Why would you recommend EC New York to other students? For me, having studied at EC New York was a really nice e … Read more