worldwide superstitions

Superstitions around the world

Because it is Friday the 13th the students in the Advanced class wrote about superstitions in their home country. All are very different from the ones here in the UK. Enjoy what these students have to say about scary or sometimes funny superstitions from around the world. Mari about Japan: If you cu … Read more

friday the 13th

This week at EC Oxford: Are you afraid of the dark?

This week at EC Oxford our theme is: Are you afraid of the dark? Next Friday it is Friday the 13th, which is an unlucky day here in the UK. Because of this scary and spooky day, our theme this week is also spooky. And we have planned lots of scary stuff for our students. Read here all about the fun … Read more

student ambassador

Spotlight on a Student Ambassador – Introducing Isabella!

1.What’s your hometown? Can you describe it to us? • I’m from Colombia, one of the most beautiful countries in South America, I was born in Bucaramanga, a wonderful city full of colour and tradition, two months later I moved to Melgara – a small town where I grew up. All my life I kept m … Read more

Diana, student ambassador

Spotlight on a Student Ambassador – Introducing Diana!

1. What’s your hometown? Can you describe it to us? I’m from Bogota the capital of Colombia. I grew up in Chia a small town next to Bogota and just 3 years ago I moved to the capital with my family. This city welcome people around the country and also around the world, that’s what makes Bogota multi … Read more

3 people having fun

A tip on how to be positive!

Do you want to be successful?  You have to stay motivated and positive! First of all think of the things that have demotivated you or made you feel negative. For us, it’s homesickness sometimes. We have gone through a rough time when we actually miss our hometown and family, suffering from being lon … Read more