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The 5 best ways to enjoy a Canadian summer at ESL school in Canada

While winter in Canada is a unique experience, summer also has a lot to offer. In fact, the summer is Canada’s peak tourism season. This means that many cities hold festivals, parades, and other fun activities for locals and visitors alike. Parks also see many visitors during this time of…

CultureWorks, Brescia, Amberson combine to play host to successful Fam Tour

“Fam Tours allow you to showcase your school or program directly to potential partners. Your partners will become more knowledgeable, confident and motivated to promote your business once they have experienced first hand your location, programs and most importantly, your staff.” -- StudentMarketing, a global market intelligence consultancy and a…

How to fully embrace living in a new language when you study English in Canada

Studying in another country can feel intimidating. It means discovering a new culture, living in a new language, and even trying foods that might not be familiar. Fortunately, Canada is a very welcoming country that prides itself on being friendly. In addition, there are a few great tips that ESL…

Why aspiring scientists benefit from taking English for university study

Learning English has many benefits! It can help students gain acceptance into a Canadian university. It can help them meet other students from all over the world. It can even help aspiring scientists succeed at university and beyond! How can English be useful for students interested in studying the sciences?…

CultureWorks President and Founder Tina Bax returns to China and likes what she sees. Part 2.

Tina Bax has recently returned from a working trip to China, teaming up with Amberson High School of Toronto. No stranger to China, Tina’s first journey there in 2019 will mark her 20th anniversary. Today, Tina gives us an update on some of the various programs. QUESTION: What was your…

CultureWorks President and Founder Tina Bax returns to China and likes what she sees. Part 1.

Tina Bax was recently on a working trip to China, teaming up with Amberson High School of Toronto. Not a stranger to China, Tina’s first journey there in 2019 will mark her 20th anniversary. We recently caught up with Tina to learn about her trip. QUESTION: Has anything changed in…

Four reasons to blog about your ESL school experience

For students at ESL school, class trips, fun activities, and meeting new friends is all part of the experience. You might get to try sledding during the winter, visiting a traditional sugar shack during the spring, or many other fun activities. These activities can help you practise your English and…

CultureWorks students get Ready for King’s with some personalized help from their friends

Hey there CultureWorks students, let’s get Ready for King’s. And we have just the program to help! On this day, it was Week 4 in an eight-week Ready for King’s module where CultureWorks teachers and staff work together with King’s University College staff in preparing CW students for what lies…

Enrolled in ESL school in Canada? Here’s why you definitely want to visit a sugar shack this spring

There's more than one reason to be happy at the end of winter. When the days get warm but the nights are still cold, maple trees start producing a lot of sap. Collect enough sap and boil it for a while and you get delicious maple syrup! In Ontario and…

CultureWorks graduate from Vietnam helps CW students adjust to their future home at King’s University College

The challenge this day was to find a CultureWorks graduate who could help guide some current CW students on a tour of King’s University College. Not for just a tour of bricks and mortar, but an inside look at the workings of the facility where these eight students are headed…