The Minister of Communications of Japan Tries Out EnglishCentral at an Elementary School in Tokyo

TOKYO, JAPAN– September 23, 2016 – EnglishCentral, the leading provider of online English conversation solutions, participated with the Japan’s Minister of Internal Affairs & Communications, Sanae Takaichi, as she inspected an English class at a Tokyo Elementary School as part of the Ministry’s  plan to promote the use of information technology in the classroom called “Creating […]

Give It Your Best Shot

  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

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 – http://www.englishcentral.com/academic Adding a class and putting video lessons or courses on the class page Assigning goals students must achieve […]

Learning Language: What’s most important?

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

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 […]

Absolute Beginners

EnglishCentral is excited to offer our schools a full course and syllabus for absolute beginners (A0)! This course will get students learning simple phrases and all the required vocabulary to begin speaking and understanding English. It will get students ready to study our video lessons with authentic “real” English. We also offer a short version of […]