Guess The Pic And Win Premium!

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Guess what this picture is and you can win Premium membership for a month! Just reply below or on Facebook. We’ll have 5 lucky winners drawn from the correct answers, each week. They won’t be easy and probably not what you think they are. Let’s play!

“Personal” language learning online

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This video highlights several problems with language learning today.  Most importantly that the way most classes are taught online or off is just too damn impersonal, the learner is lost in the crowd and becomes just one among many. Language learning to be effective must be very personal and related to the needs, interests, background […]

New Pronunciation and Vocabulary Courses!

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EnglishCentral helps learners build their vocabulary and focus on improving their English pronunciation. Now, we’ve made it even better! Our new Pronunciation courses are professionally designed to match the needs of the learners specific mother tongue.  Speakers of Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese and Turk will get custom courses focused on the challenges related to their […]

Using EnglishCentral To Teach English At Your School

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Often, many teachers get intimidated by technology and using it with students.  With EnglishCentral, we take this fear away. Students have most of the control and setting up your class on our free Learning Management System (Teacher Tools) is a simple affair. Plus, all teachers have access to helpful video tutorials, guides and staff. Don’t […]

Before & After EnglishCentral

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Please take a look at this Before and After video of Zuzka. The recording is before studying and then after studying over 160 full EnglishCentral video lessons! A remarkable difference over 3 months! See the details from her teacher Nina in Brno, Czech Republic. An excellent example of how EnglishCentral clearly works and gets results […]

Teacher Tip: Making A Transcript

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We’ve recently made it very easy for teachers to get the transcript for any of our videos. This tip even takes it further and shows how teachers can grab the transcript and then number the lines for a cool, perfectly formatted handout in class! Here’s an example cloze I made in about 2 minutes… Do […]

R U Online? R U Really Readin?

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The N.Y. Times article below describes different sides of the reading debate regarding online vs books. A nice general read highlighting both arguements (though missing some points I believe). Also, I don’t think it should be a debate of “either / or”. Both have their merits and are necessary. Youth today, read online and there […]

Weekly Webinars For Teachers

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A new school semester is starting soon and we’re starting to get serious about helping teachers use EnglishCentral. We’ll be holding weekly webinars for the next few months, come join in and get the info. you need to be able to use EnglishCentral successfully with your students.   Just click “Join  The Class” and you’ll […]

How Do I Learn English?

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I get asked all the time, “What’s the best way to learn English?”. Usually by frustrated learners, so many of them! I’ve learned that without knowing the person well, I have to be quite general in my response. However, it always comes down to a version of, “Love and do what one will” (to quote […]

Recent Changes On EnglishCentral

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If you’ve recently visited EnglishCentral, you’ll note we’ve made a few changes that will improve the user experience for both learners/students and teachers. Let’s take a look at these and please make a comment here if you have any questions or Contact Us about your concerns/inquiry. 1. A new Video Lesson Browse page Yes, now […]

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