First impressions last. Sometimes, your first name can give more than just an impression. We might not notice it but people sometimes judge other people not because of their looks but because of their name. It doesn’t sound too important but Richard Wiseman, a professor of psychology at the University of Hertfordshire says, “Your name […]
Our Director of Education recently spoke at a few conferences about “The Video learning/teaching revolution”. Here is his presentation with quite a few examples of EnglishCentral videos highlighted. Also includes some best practices and tips for using video in the classroom. Click on the images to go to video examples.
This week we celebrated “International Teacher’s Day”. So as part of the celebrations, we’ve put together some of the best videos about teachers. Perfect inspiration for a profession that is fundamental in making a better future possible. Thank you EnglishCentral teachers and teachers everywhere! You truly make a difference. Thank your teacher today […]
Let’s face it. Cheeseburgers, cakes, soft drinks, steak: they’re all so tasty and delicious and….deadly. Calories are not bad for you. We need calories every day for energy but too much of it can lead to weight gain. In the US, two-thirds of Americans are overweight. Healthy living is not about counting calories in the […]
Change can be intimidating, especially with technology. But it really shouldn’t be if the new features and designs are intuitive and designed well. Technology really isn’t that hard to use, if we just “go with it” and let the product help us along. This funny video highlights this point so well. EnglishCentral has become even […]