Teacher Gifford on San Francisco History

  Everyone knows that Teacher Gifford is Mr. San Francisco.  He knows about everything ranging from the best hike trails to Student Housing in San Francisco.  Just ask him anything about this amazing city and he will give you a great answer!     San Francisco is a city that is constantly redefining itself, which … Read more

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December Activities

There is so much more to studying ESL in San Francisco at EC San Francisco besides English courses. Check out our event calendar for December 2015. There are plenty of outdoor activities on the calendar. San Francisco English School will be taking students on a variety of activities with teachers and student ambassadors. All accompanied activities … Read more

EC San Francisco Activity Calendar for September

September’s Student Activities Schedule

There is so much more to studying ESL in San Francisco at EC San Francisco besides English courses. Check out our event calendar for September 2015. There are plenty of outdoor activities on the calendar. San Francisco English School will be taking students on a variety of activities with teachers and student ambassadors. All accompanied activities in … Read more

Studying English while Exploring the City

  Researching skills are important for English study. Field trips enhance language learning. Presentations help to develop our speaking skills.  The combination of these activities are beneficial in the ESL/EFL learning environment. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? In your journal entry, discuss the advantages and disadvantages of in-class research, field trips and … Read more

A Day at the Ballpark

  EC San Francisco is only 1.8 miles away from the beautiful AT&T Park stadium, which sits by the sea. This proximity provides an excellent opportunity to visit the home of the San Francisco Giants, the World Series champions of 2014. Going to a ballgame is one of the quintessential American pastimes that gives students … Read more