2017 Residence Offerings

We are happy to announce that EC Toronto will be offering two new residences in 2017.  Our new residences offerings are located in the downtown core and offer students a great base to explore the city (and a quiet place to study too!).  Check out our brand new residence offerings below: Parkside Residence Parkside residence is … Read more

Halloween at EC Toronto

We celebrated Halloween a bit early at EC Toronto today.  Staff and students dressed up in fabulous costumes and ate lots of candies and treats to celebrate Halloween.  There was tough competition this year as many of our students and teachers were very creative with their Halloween costumes.  The audience and judges at our Halloween costume competition had the … Read more

The Benefits of Learning a New Language

  There are so many benefits of learning another language. New research has shown the incredible advantages of learning a new language. We’ve compiled a list of 7 benefits of learning a new language. Learning another language is good for your brain The language centres in your brain grow when you learn a new language … Read more

Which English Proficiency Exam Is Right for You?

There are so many different types of English proficiency exams out there. How do you choose which one is right for you? We’ve composed a guide to show you the difference between each one and (hopefully) will help you decide which one is right for you. TOEFL What does it stand for? The Test of … Read more

Volunteer Students

Free English Classes at EC Toronto

As part of our teacher-training program at EC Toronto, we need volunteer students to participate in free lessons given by our student teachers in the CELTA program. CELTA free classes are provided at the Pre-Intermediate to Upper Intermediate levels.  Lessons are carefully supervised by our teacher trainers. Part-time classes are held three times a  year … Read more

Cherry blossom season!

High Park is Toronto’s largest public park. Centrally located on 399 acres of land in the heart of Toronto, High Park provides visitors with a unique and unusual sense of wilderness. Combining forested area, riparian zones including creeks and the largest pond in Toronto, as well as recreational facilities and well-mantained park land, High Park … 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