A DJ Talks Lady Gaga: Worksheets

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This is a great video lesson! Part of our EC 1 – 7 CEFR courses we’ll soon be launching.  Level 3  or B1. It helps students practice talking about their likes and dislikes. It’s easy to make worksheets for EnglishCentral. Read this article and find out how simple it actually is. Here’s the video lesson […]

October 2014 Newsletter

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We have a busy few months ahead as we get ready to attend many conferences, launch our mobile apps for education and begin expansion into many new markets. It’s exciting and the future really is now, for video based language learning. Here are a few new things we might consider along the way. 1. Mobile […]

Mobile Learning Best Practices

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EnglishCentral  has released its Android and iOS apps to big applause! Find, download and install them HERE. Mobile learning definitely adds a lot and the convenient access will mean more engagement by students and more learning! Teachers need to think of a number of important things when adding mobile learning to the school’s curriculum. This article […]

2 Million & counting ….

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Video based language learning helps students so much!  Not only do students better their reading and listening skills but on EnglishCentral they can practice speaking and receive instant feedback.  The “Full Monty”, using the world’s best videos that really motivate learners. On EnglishCentral, Watching = Reading + Listening + Speaking It’s incredible how far we’ve come. Onward […]

Changing The World One Student At A Time

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EnglishCentral recently visited a very unique school in Guatemala City, Guatemala, The Acton Academy.  Our Director of Education, David Deubelbeiss spent the morning there meeting staff, learning how they use EnglishCentral and being interviewed by the students about his “Hero’s Journey”. The Acton Academy shares a very similar mission as EnglishCentral, “to inspire each child […]

Copying A Class

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This time of year when teachers are starting new classes, we get asked often, “How can I just copy a class and save myself a lot of time?” It’s actually quite easy and on EnglishCentral we make it even easier than most LMSs (Learning Management Systems) . Here are the steps you should take to […]

September 2014 Newsletter

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Dear EnglishCentral Teachers, Thank you to all the many teachers who have joined us on our Facebook Teachers Group. We’ll continue to update you all in the group.  Also answer any questions you may have and also share tips. Let’s work together.        Have you activated your teacher trial?    We offer all registered […]

The Learning Revolution Is In The News

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EnglishCentral is a platform on the forefront of the new “learning revolution” (as so labeled by Sir Ken Robinson). A couple recent articles in the news have highlighted a few things we do well and emphasize. We’d like to share them with you and they reinforce our pedagogical principles quite well. 1. The Value and Ascent […]

ELT Conferences: Mark Your Calendar!

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EnglishCentral participates in many of the world’s largest TESOL conferences and events. It’s a great opportunity for us to promote EnglishCentral and get face to face feedback from the schools and teachers using us. This fall, among others, we’ll be attending 3 large conferences: JALT, KOTESOL and MEXTESOL. Mark your calendar! More info. to come […]

Google Classroom + EnglishCentral

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As one of the original Google Ventures – GV, EnglishCentral has always highly valued the role Google plays in education. Tools such as google docs, google sites and google hangouts have been invaluable to teachers around the globe. Google Apps for education and especially the low cost, versatile Chromebook have revolutionized how students learn in […]

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