Bixi in the air!

Hey EC TORONTO students! The summer is at our doorstep! What better way to begin your day than coming to your EC Toronto school every morning, hair floating in the fresh wind, proudly riding your Bixi? But what is this mysterious Bixi? Bixi is a very innovative company that launched its bicycle sharing system in … Read more

Welcome the Giant Pandas!

Hey EC TORONTO students! What is black and white and loved all over, and a bit lazy? The giant panda of course! Whaaaaaaat? G-I-A-N-T  P-A-N-D-A-S! Wake up EC TORONTO Students! Er Shun and Da Mao, a lovely couple of Giant Pandas, coming all the way from China, have decided to visit Canada! And guess what, … Read more

In 2013, Victoria Day falls on Monday, May 20th!

Hey EC Toronto students – do you know the origins of Victoria Day? Victoria Day is a public holiday celebrated across Canada on the Monday before the May 25th. Victoria Day was originally set in honour of Queen Victoria’s birthday. Queen Victoria was the monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from June 1837 … Read more

Everyone at EC Toronto says goodbye to 3 of our dear students, Leidy, Yenny & Narek!

After several months in our great school improving their English vocabulary, grammar, reading, pronunciation, and English skills in general, it is time to go down another road for Leidy, one of our Venezuelan students, Yenny from Colombia, and for Narek, our Armenian student. Before they left, we asked their impressions about their EC Toronto experience. According … Read more

A Student’s First Days at EC Toronto

  Camila is one of our Student Ambasadors here at EC Toronto and is one of the most confident and outgoing students I have met. When I spoke to her about her experience during her first few days as a new student at EC Toronto I was surprised. She talked about being nervous in a new … Read more

Welcome back Renee!

Meet Renée Rochard, our new AY Coordinator! Today, it is a double comeback for Renée: she just landed in Canada 3 months ago and has returned to one of her first workplaces! Indeed, Renée had taught English at LSC Toronto (now EC Toronto) for a few years in her early career. Originally from Toronto, Renée, … Read more

SCENE 1, TAKE 2… ACTION! Or EC Toronto does Hollywood !

SCENE 1, TAKE 2… ACTION!  Or  EC Toronto does Hollywood !  At EC Toronto, we believe that students learn best by doing. Indeed the best way to improve skills and fluency is to practice English outside the classroom; that’s why students come to an English-speaking country to study English.  And that is why Peter, one of … Read more

Restaurant Reviews from Brittany’s Survival English class

Brittany’s Elementary class at EC Toronto wrote  amazing reviews of restaurants near our school at Yonge and Eglinton, a great location in uptown Toronto, near the Eglinton subway station.  The name of the class is Survival English and it is an afternoon special topic class open to all Elementary level students at EC Toronto. The … Read more