English Practice: Prefixes & Suffixes!

Inspired by our current FCE Cambridge English class, here is a “pre-weekend” lesson on English prefixes and suffixes. Why study English prefixes and suffixes? It helps you broaden your English vocabulary! A good knowledge of English prefixes and suffixes will help you learn & underst … Read more

An Amazing Review of EC San Diego, from student Lavinia A.!

 Lavinia is a current student at EC San Diego. She is enrolled in our TOEFL exam prep course! Lavinia came to study English in the USA from her home in Italy, where she will return after completing her EC program. Read what she has to say about her experience at EC San Diego: “I would recommen … Read more

Meet Lauren: EC San Diego’s newest Summer Intern!

Meet our newest Student Services Summer Intern, Lauren! A quote that Lauren lives by : “Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Suess Lauren is a San Diego native and recently graduated high school this past semest … Read more

Student Testimonial: Mariana S.!

Mariana S. (top left): “The [English] classes, the people, and the San Diego beaches. That is why I love EC San Diego!” Student Mariana S. has studied English in the US for over a year. She started on the East coast, and made her way over to the West, and San Diego! On her last day of sc … Read more

Words of Wisdom from Andrew Yossef

Most students of EC San Diego are unaware that our very own Academic Assistant, Andrew Yossef, was born and raised in Egypt! At the age of 18, he moved to the United States with his parents and younger sister. Upon arrival, Andrew was excited to immerse himself in American culture; however,  transit … Read more

EC San Diego Teacher Profile: Autumn Garrett!

“Hi! My name is Autumn Garrett and I am an ESL teacher at EC San Diego! A little about me: “I’m originally from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (located in the center of the USA), but I have been living here in beautiful San Diego for almost a year. “On the weekends I love to explore San D … Read more

Meet ‘Ell’, EC San Diego’s New Student Services Intern!

Ell Alves is EC San Diego’s new summer intern. Her favorite color? Orange! ” Hello, my name is Elisa, EC San Diego’s new Student Services Support Counselor, but you can call me ‘Ell’!! I am 21 years young and recently graduated from San Diego State University where I re … Read more

Alvin Almerol: ESL Teacher & TOEFL Test Prep Master!!

“Hello, my name is Alvin Almerol. I am a local native of San Diego – born and raised, actually!  I graduated from San Diego State University with a degree in Electrical Engineering and worked for several esteemed tech companies in the mobile sector before becoming a teacher. My biggest p … Read more

Meet Sophie, EC San Diego’s New Student Support Member!

Student Support Member Sophie loves the La Jolla tide pools – so many starfish! Meet Sophie, ECSD’s new (and awesome!) Student Support Member: “Hello! My name is Sophia Romeri, however I go by ‘Sophie’.  I am excited to join EC San Diego as a Student Services Counselor! … Read more

December Events in San Diego!

The holidays are officially here! While you may be tempted to stay home, wrap yourself in a blanket, and cozy up with a cup of hot cider, we encourage our EC San Diego English School Students to grab their coats and experience the holiday festivities the city has to offer! We are so excited for Dece … Read more