EnglishCentral offers students a great way to learn English – on the web or with our app. However, many don’t know that we also offer schools and teachers a unique platform for teaching. It’s easy to get started, teachers simply sign up on our Academic page, create a school and class, then start choosing the video […]
EnglishCentral is a company that takes pride in having experienced teachers on staff and designing a product that will help students learn and acquire English, particularly for international communication. There are a number of case studies here. Also on this blog, many articles describing our approach – a few of note here. See below, a brief powerpoint […]
Did you know that you can learn English with songs on EnglishCentral? Music is something everyone enjoys and it’s a powerful way to learn or teach English. The music video lessons produced on EnglishCentral are specially chosen so they are slow, repetitive and meaningful for English language learning. Also, just plain great songs! Here’s our list […]
in the beginning was the word, and the word became flesh” I was reading an old Roger Cohen’s column (I’m quite his fan, never was but recently he’s take some very intelligent and courageous stands on issues from nuclear disarmament to Palestine) Loos and Language. That was enough to take me on a this meditation […]
This article by our CEO recently appeared here in Getting Smart, a leading online journal about elearning. Your average U.S. student spends 8 to 10 hours per day on a mobile phone. Most of that is of course social media, not “mobile assisted learning” in any traditional sense. The challenge for EdTech providers is to grab even […]
Ok, so you have great content for language learning like here on EnglishCentral. Wow! Amazing videos that you actually want to view and learn with. Super! But unfortunately that isn’t enough to make your English magically improve. You’ll have to do a number of other things well. It’s never “what” (content) that is most important […]
Many advanced students benefit from watching and studying the best TED Talks on EnglishCentral. We now have a course of all our best TED videos so students can study them in one handy place. View the course >>>> You can find all our hundreds of TED Talks video lessons through our video search feature.
Just watching a video is great practice and a great way to learn English. However, it’s great to also practice your English after watching a video by discussing the video and your own response to what you watched. You can do this with a friend or with an EnglishCentral tutor or with a teacher or […]