Using Ed Tech The Right Way

Education by design is quite conservative and resistant to change and no more so than when it comes to educational technology. Many teachers resent technology and being asked to use it as a teaching aid.  Many say, “We don’t need this wasteful thing nor technology in our classrooms! The traditional approach works just fine, thank […]

Classi to launch EnglishCentral for High Schools in Japan

  Classi Partnership brings EnglishCentral to over 770,000 students in Japan Tokyo, Japan September 11, 2019  – EnglishCentral, the leading provider of online English conversation solutions, will become a default option on Classi’s cloud- based learning platform, expanding EnglishCentral’s reach to over 2,000 schools and 770,000 students in the K-12 market in Japan. Started in […]

English Central Cross Cultural Internship

For two weeks at the end of August 2017, EnglishCentral Japan welcomed two interns from Kwansei Gakuin University in Japan and Queen’s University in Canada to participate in a global internship program in the English Central Tokyo office. The program was facilitated by Kwansei Gakuin University’s Cross Cultural Colleges program that aims to enlighten undergraduate […]

Educational Technology in LATAM

EnglishCentral, Director of Education, David Deubelbeiss recently attended  TESOL Colombia where he gave a conference plenary titled – Building Big World Communities. EnglishCentral was a conference sponsor and additionally, David held workshops training teachers on using video in their classrooms. While at the conference, he sat down with Fernando Valenzuela of McGraw-Hill, Latin America to share his […]

Back To School With EnglishCentral

It’s easy to start the school year off right with EnglishCentral as part of your class curriculum. Follow these easy 4 steps and you’ll be up and running in minutes. We offer custom made courses matching your in-class curriculum and a full trial. Use our award winning app and experience the power of learning English […]

 Interview with Philip Shawcross, author of Flightpath

About Philip Shawcross Philip Shawcross has been working in Aviation English since 1972, as a language trainer, technical trainer and technical English consultant for Airbus, Aerospatiale, Air France, and others. He is the creator of docWise, a CD-ROM training programme for using aircraft maintenance documentation, and led a team developing web-based pilot and ATCO language […]

English for Aviation: Flightpath

Based on the curriculum developed by Cambridge University Press, Flightpath is the definitive course for pilots and Air Traffic Controllers who need an ICAO Level 4 of English to work in the industry. Flightpath is the only Aviation English course to offer a thorough grounding in the full range of communication skills needed by aviation professionals to […]

Tips For Teaching With Tech

Tech is becoming the norm in the ELT classroom.  It’s an expected part of any teacher’s toolkit and any school’s curriculum.  Teachers are blending and supporting their face to face classes using useful tools found on the web or platforms like EnglishCentral.  However, teachers have to think it through so they don’t trip up. I […]

EnglishCentral In Latin America

EnglishCentral attended and sponsored two major events in Latin America last week.   TESOL Colombia, “Think Global, Act Local” at the Universidad de la Sabana and  BETT Educar in Sao Paulo, Brazil. We enjoyed hearing from the many schools and teachers already using EnglishCentral. Also enjoyed presenting our product and pedagogical approach to attendees.  We […]

Kyoto Sangyo University Adopts EnglishCentral Campus-wide

All incoming Freshman to use EnglishCentral in Blended Learning Program Tokyo, Japan – April 25th, 2017 –  EnglishCentral, the leading provider of online English conversation solutions, today announced that Kyoto Sangyo University has adopted EnglishCentral for all incoming freshman, over 6,000 students, taking the compulsory “General English” class starting this year.   EnglishCentral will be used […]