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 […]

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 […]

EnglishCentral and the Japanese University Entrance Exams

EnglishCentral gains momentum in Japan as speaking becomes a key component of the Japanese University Entrance Exam. In January of 2017, like every year in Japan, over 570,000 students assemble to take Japan’s national  University Entrance Examination.    This year, on January 15, the day before the test,  EnglishCentral was featured in an article on the […]

Holiday learning with EnglishCentral

EnglishCentral has the holiday spirit and loads of great content to keep you learning or teaching English. Teachers.  In particular, it’s great over the holidays for your students to continue practicing and studying English and EnglishCentral makes that easy.  Download the app and they can start today!  Doing activities in class related to the holiday […]

EnglishCentral At Jalt 2016

EnglishCentral is an annual attendee at the  JALT (Japanese Association of Language Teachers) conference each year and this year is no different. We have lots to offer schools and teachers this year, as well as demonstrating new functionality on our platform and mobile apps.  Take a look at all we offer schools adopting our platform.  This […]

TOEFL Prep

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 […]

Install, Activate, Explore

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 […]

Top 101 Educational Apps

EnglishCentral has one of the world’s best mobile apps for learning English.  Now that people are finding out about us, so too are award committees. We recently were listed as one of the top 101 Educational Apps by Educents.  Check out our listing in the language category. Download our apps through the app stores HERE. Or […]