Are you an AY student? If not, why not?

Being an Academic Year student is so much more than getting your marks recorded on a weekly basis.  Academic Year students get their own counsellor, or as one AY student translated to another AY student “Your own academic angel”. Your personal counsellor meets with you a minimum of once a month, but … Read more

Best Sales in Toronto During Boxing Week(s)

Did you see the displays on the streets and in the shopping malls and advertisement posts on the Social Web? It’s ‘Boxing Week’! Special offers and amazing discounts are waiting for you! Here are some of the best places to go now: Where? Magwood Sale(1418 Dundas Street West) When? Dec 27 to Dec 30 W … Read more

Holiday Season Choir at EC Toronto

Last Thursday December 20, 2012 the whole EC Toronto school celebrated the Holiday and Christmas season with a singing activity. The attendance was amazing. Our teachers just informed the students and everybody wanted to come! Our EC Toronto students not only study English language in Toronto but al … Read more

Gingerbread House Activity at EC Toronto – Our Students Were Hard Working, Creative Team Players!

This past Thursday December 20, 2012 we gave our students the opportunity to build and decorate their own gingerbread house in teams. During the preparation for this event we listened to some Christmas music and suddenly we felt the Christmas and Holiday spirit…  We were very surprised at the creati … Read more

Renato’s testimonial

I always thought that the most amazing moment in my whole life was my childhood. But that was before I came to Canada. Now I can say for sure that this time here in Canada is the most amazing in my life. Before I started to study English at EC Toronto, my English was basic. Nowadays I must say that … Read more

How to survive during the Christmas and Holiday Season?

In our current blog we want to give you some information about the opening hours of the most important shopping malls here in Toronto. In addition to that, three of our staff members at EC Toronto give you some tips which market you can visit to buy a great Christmas gift for your family, homestay f … Read more

HOCKEY STRIKE – The End of the World for Canadians!

We think it’s time to talk about a really serious topic – the hockey strike in the National Hockey League (NHL) in Canada. We want to inform you in a professional way so we interviewed 2 big hockey fans – Sari and Joe – two members of our EC Toronto staff team. You will also get some additional comm … Read more

Our Christmas Decorations are Ready – Finally!

After we realized that our Christmas decorations from previous years were lost during our renovations, we decided not to be disappointed. Instead, we bought new Christmas decorations for our EC Toronto Christmas tree, candy canes, Christmas bows and tinsel. It took some time to prepare, but now we a … Read more