Busy Teacher Review

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Recently, the teacher resource website “Busy Teacher” did a very comprehensive review of EnglishCentral. We are happy to state that it was overwhelmingly positive. This paragraph sums up the spirit of the article. The website provides some pretty impressive and convincing statistics that support the use of video technology to improve speaking fluency, and I […]

Video Appreciation

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Of course, we are big fans of video. It is the new “text” and something that instantly engages students and transforms the language classroom into a place full of real, meaningful language. We have over 10,000 video lessons, all with transcripts and subtitles/text. Our video editors are second to none and they produce only the […]

Share what you think, tell us how you feel.

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This past week, we held a great webinar where we collected a lot of comments about EnglishCentral from teachers using it in their schools. A big thank you to all who attended! If you didn’t attend, you can see the recording here. We’d like to extend the invitation and would love it if teachers could […]

School Feedback – XOK English in Brazil

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We are proud of the schools and teachers using EnglishCentral around the world.  Tens of thousands of teachers, thousands of schools – it’s amazing!   They range from schools with thousands of students to many with just a few students – but all are equally important to us. Here is just one of those schools […]

Using EnglishCentral: Best Practices For Teachers

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Why EnglishCentral? Video is a powerful contextualizing tool. It brings the real world into the classroom and makes lesson content something directly linked to real life and use. EnglishCentral offers teachers the chance to use video in a purposeful, structured and integrated fashion. Whether EnglishCentral is used as a purely homework supplement, an extension of […]

Blended Learning Solutions

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Our main emphasis here at EnglishCentral is the use of our platform as a “blended” solution.  We aren’t replacing teachers but helping teachers have the tools and environment to better help their students learn English. We are partners. Blended learning is the future. It is often misunderstood but in its simplest form, it is using […]

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 […]

We Support Teachers

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Do you know that all teachers with at least 1 Premium student are automatically upgraded to Premium? Yep, that’s right. We support and value teachers – many of our staff have been teachers and we’ve built EnglishCentral with our ear to the ground, listening to the needs of teachers in English language classrooms around the […]

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

Facebook For Teachers

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We have a wonderful EnglishCentral Facebook page. It’s a great place/way to get new content and news on EnglishCentral.  We’d like to do the same with our teacher base and have started a facebook group for EnglishCentral Teachers. If you are a teacher please join the group, network with other teachers using EnglishCentral and find out […]

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