Do you aspire to get above 80 on the TOEFL?  We now have a practice course meant to help you or your students reach that goal. The course uses our unique Watch | Learn | Speak | Quiz  activities to build student skills in listening, speaking and vocabulary development.   You’ll get lots of tips […]

Textbooks for teaching with EnglishCentral


We offer teachers so many options for adopting a blended approach and using EnglishCentral’s platform with printables and  support their in-class curriculum or textbook. We have courses for most of the major ELT textbooks. Students can study in-class with the textbook and then learn on EnglishCentral with video lessons practicing the same language points.  See […]

Give It Your Best Shot

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  As teachers, I think it is very easy to under appreciate and even forget – how hard it is for students to learn another language.  I’ve recently been struggling with my fourth and it is DAMN hard. I don’t fail at much but think I might at this. However, the flip side is that […]

English For Call Centers

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EnglishCentral is the online leader in helping students of English speak clearly and intelligibly.  We provide the training and support to help learners meet the challenges of the 21st century workplace where employers are looking for those who can speak and listen expertly on the phone or through video/internet calling. We are happy to announce […]

Teachers: Getting Started


It’s “Back To School” time at EnglishCentral and no better time to share some resources to help new teachers use EnglishCentral. This video tutorial outlines the steps on how teachers can get started by; Registering – Adding a class and putting video lessons or courses on the class page Assigning goals students must achieve […]

Learning Language: What’s most important?

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Think about this question.  What do you think is the answer? Watch the video below. You’ll be surprised by the answer! When students learn language, too often their learning is intentional – they “learn to learn” and try hard to memorize and remember, especially lists of words and phrases.  Often this is combined with shallow […]

EnglishCentral App Wins Award


EnglishCentral App Wins at Russian Golden App Awards English Conversation Solution Honored for Its Unique Ability to Integrate Video Self-Study With One-on-One Online Tutoring ARLINGTON, MA–(July24th , 2016) –  EnglishCentral, the leading provider of online English conversation solutions, today announced that it has launched its web version in the Russian market. The EnglishCentral  mobile app has […]

Peru TESOL Convention


EnglishCentral will be attending the 24th annual Peru TESOL Conference in Arequipa, Peru, July 31st to August 2nd. We are a proud sponsor of the conference and welcome all teachers in Peru to attend one of our commercial sessions to learn more and activate a free EnglishCentral trial for our platform.  Using is believing! David […]

Install, Activate, Explore

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Originally posted on EnglishCentral: The Official Blog:
Constantly, most teachers have in the back of their mind the eternal question of “Why do so many students try to learn English but so few succeed in being confident, fluent speakers?” Of course, motivation and time are two big factors. You need both or the effort just…

Newsletter: Summer 2016


Dear EnglishCentral teachers, We have been very busy updating our course catalog and video lesson content. Find out more below. We hope all goes well and look forward to supporting you and your students!  If you are viewing this through our blog – sign up as a teacher HERE to create your school and get […]