502,000 Points in One Semester!

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Ji Hyun Jeong just did something amazing. In one semester she accumulated 502,000 points watching and speaking videos at EnglishCentral.com. That’s more than 700 videos watched and spoken! Pretty cool, heh? Ji Hyun studies at Chosun University in Korea. Last semester her professor, Julien McNulty, introduced her to EnglishCentral. Julien starts his students off slow. […]

Teacher Tools Tour

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Here is a nice screencast taking teachers through the powerful features of our LMS – “Teacher Tools”. It walks teachers through the 3 basic steps to get started; Add A Class Select Goals and Video Curriculum Enroll Students

We’ve got a “facelift”

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It’s summer time and who doesn’t want to look good in the summer? We’ve just “come out” with an improved, clean and functional look. Please take a look, we know you’ll improve. Here are some of the highlights. 1. Better browsing of our huge library of 1,000s of videos for learning English. Search by difficulty […]

Teens and Video

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Our teenagers and young adults are learning, experiencing through a visual world. Truly, a revolution is underfoot. Students are learning in a much more multi-modal and interactive fashion. EnglishCentral recognizes this and we are heading where the students are – not trying to lead them in any other direction. Teens have special needs and this […]

More Research Showing EnglishCentral Ahead Of The Pack

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It’s always a pleasure to receive news of a presentation or a research paper that highlights EnglishCentral. Even more so when it clearly shows that we are way ahead of the pack in terms of helping students acquire/learn English. This new presentation and paper highlights how students/teachers feel about EnglishCentral in comparison to many other […]

Our Apologies

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Dear EnglishCentral Members, Our sincerest apologies for the service interruption today, June 15th between 0300 and 1100 EST. It was a consequence of Amazon servers going offline unexpectedly and we have made changes to make sure the site will remain fully functional when this type of event occurs in the future. Read more HERE (click the […]

Two New Starter Courses

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We have two new “completely free” Starter Courses in our Course Library. Celebrities and Guinness World Records. Both will be available soon as full courses for your study/teaching pleasure! What is a “Starter Course”? A Starter Course is a free way to preview our full length courses. The show you exactly what you can expect […]

Using EnglishCentral At Your School

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Here is a nice overview of the EnglishCentral platform, highlighting all the essentials for schools and teachers. Share with colleagues and your PLN (personal learning network) and let them know how powerful a set of tools and learning platform, we really are. Even take advantage of our  Free Premium Summer Offer! Here’s a full screen […]

Tips For Teachers

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Some tips for teachers using EnglishCentral at school or with students.  Here’s the full screen version with audio.   Tips for teaching with EnglishCentral View more PowerPoint from Engllish Central

EnglishCentral Principles

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EnglishCentral recently attended the METU ELT Conference in Ankara, Turkey.  Our pedagogical advisor, Dr. Charles Browne  of Meiji Gakuin University in Japan gave a presentation outlining the principles supporting the use of EnglishCentral in school and university programs. Here’s his powerpoint presentation. EnglishCentral Principles View more PowerPoint from Engllish Central

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