What new on EnglishCentral at JALT 2017?

This year at the Japanese Association of Language Teachers  (JALT 2017) conference, EnglishCentral is showcasing 3 new products and services: Custom Course Creation.  We have worked with a number of universities to build custom web and mobile courses to map to their school’s existing curriculum.  This means schools can adopt EnglishCentral for their current classes, […]

Create your own Online English Course at JALT 2017

This year at JALT (Japanese Association of Language Teachers) – November 17th to 20th– EnglishCentral is offering to adapt, for FREE, your existing curriculum to blend with the EnglishCentral platform, giving your students speaking and vocabulary practice from their mobile devices. This means you can adopt EnglishCentral for your current classes, without changing your textbook or […]

EnglishCentral 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 […]

JALT 2015: Have lunch on us!

EC Japan @ JALT – Mark Your Calendars!

EnglishCentral will be attending the Japanese Association of Language Teachers 2014 conference, Nov. 21st to 24th in Tsukuba, Japan.  (view the conference website) We look forward to meeting all our existing schools and  also introducing many new schools to our platform and especially the new mobile apps which we’ll be launching at the conference.  It’s an […]

JALT 2013 – See you there!

EnglishCentral is proud to announce its attendance at the Japanese Association of Language Teachers International Conference, Oct. 25th to 28th, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan.  Japan was where it all started for us and continues to be a central part of EnglishCentral. We will be highlighting our new multimodal platform for English learning : An Integrated Solution […]

Celebrating 10,000 EnglishCentral University Learners

EnglishCentral Japan announced that over 10,000 university students will use the Premium Academic Product this fall semester. “Japanese universities now understand that strong oral language skills are as important for their students careers as scoring high on English exams.   As a result, the sale of EnglishCentral premium plans for the university market has exploded over […]

Fukui University adopts EnglishCentral

EnglishCentral was recently invited to the opening ceremony of the new Language Development Center at Fukui University where it was announced that Fukui University will use EnglishCentral this coming academic school year.  The following is a press statement released by the university to the media (see the original) The University of Fukui (UF) is proud […]