Kotesol International Conference 2013

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The 2013 KOTESOL International Conference will be held at Sookmyung University on October 12-13, 2013.  It is held annually to bring together teachers to explore better ways teach and learn English. And EnglishCentral will once again be part of this event. In the past, we have shown what EnglishCentral’s core capabilities are, demonstrating a new […]

Sasha & Joseph from Korea

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We recently received a wonderful report from two young members in Korea: Sasha and Joseph. Read below about their experience using EnglishCentral and how it has helped them. Thank you so much Sasha and Joseph, you are the future! Sasha & Joseph from Korea Hello, we’re Joseph and Sasha studying English with our teacher Monica, […]

EnglishCentral launches with Siwon School Max

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Boston, USA and Seoul, S.Korea EnglishCentral launches with Siwon School Max in Korea Over 3,500 subscribers in the 1st month of launch. EnglishCentral and Siwon School today announced that Siwon School Max  (www.siwonschoolmax.com) launched in Korea last month has attracted over 3,500 paying members in its first month. Siwon School Max targets beginner learners who […]

Teacher Testimonial: A Roadmap For Success

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Ralph Cousins Assistant Professor, Pai Chai University, Daejeon, S. Korea shares with us some of his thoughts about using EnglishCentral with his Hospitality and Tourism students. A Road Map For Teaching Success When you are lost, you look for a road map. You can either dig through your glove compartment box, or the trunk searching […]

Why EnglishCentral?

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We get asked a lot by teachers and students alike – why EnglishCentral?  What makes us different and makes us stand above the crowd of online English language learning websites. There are many possible answers;  motivating content, 24/7 access, vocabulary tools, pronunciation feedback, research proving it is effective, teaching tools …. — however the answer […]

Teachers’ Roundtable At Kotesol

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EnglishCentral will be sponsoring a teachers’ roundtable at the Kotesol 2012 International conference in Seoul, Korea.  The topic under discussion is: Using Video in the Classroom.  Sunday, Oct. 21st at 3pm. Room B 168. Complete info. below. There will be some excellent teachers on the panel so please come and add your voice to the […]

The Importance of High Frequency Vocabulary

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Dr. Charles Browne, the EnglishCentral pedagogical advisor, recently gave a talk relating the importance of learning high frequency vocabulary through authentic video. Here’s his presentation and notes. Lots of sterling ideas. Kotesol plenary2011 View more presentations from Engllish Central Plenary Address: Comprehending Authentic Video: The Importance of High Frequency Vocabulary Although there are now many […]

EnglishCentral visits Korea University

Last week, EnglishCentral visited some of the university programs using  EnglishCentral as part of their course of study.  Here is a nice student testimonial from Korea University, one of the top universities in the country. As well, some photos of students using EnglishCentral in their computer lab. We enjoyed our time meeting users and the […]

Korea TESOL Conference

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EnglishCentral recently attended the Korea TESOL conference in Seoul, Korea. It was a huge success and we send a big greeting to all the teachers who attended our sessions, our fun “after party” at InBetween and who took the time to say hello at our booth. We’ve made a lot of new connections, new friends. […]

Super User Awards in Korea

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Here are the “super users” of EnglishCentral being awarded. The ceremony was July 29th in Seoul at the Asia TEFL conference. See the rankings page for how many points our top Korean users have got (look under the Korean Learner group)! Sally gives some great reasons why she loves EnglishCentral and how it will help […]

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