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4 Fun Ways to Stay in Touch With Your Family While You Study English in Canada

There's lots to see and do when you study English in Canada, but you'll probably want to check in with your family sometimes, too. However, for many ESL students distance and different time zones can make that tricky. Fortunately, from computer applications to special gifts you can send, there are…

3 Great Note-Taking Tips to Use in English for Academic Purposes Courses

While learning English as a second language, you will learn plenty of new things as you develop your reading, writing, and grammar skills in English. You may also get the chance to take some elective courses in subjects that interest you as you prepare to attend a Canadian university. Taking…

4 Unusual Ottawa Attractions to Visit When You Study ESL for Carleton University

If you’re taking ESL courses because you want to attend Carleton University, you will have plenty of chances to explore Canada’s fun capital city of Ottawa. After you’ve seen all the usual attractions like the Parliament Buildings and Rideau Canal, you might be looking for something even more unique to…

3 Canadian Winter-Inspired Foods You Can Try at ESL School in Canada

Canada, the country of the great white north, welcomes diversity. We are a friendly multicultural country that appreciates all different cultures and traditions. In fact, Canada’s food selections are often inspired by the cuisines of other countries. We might even have recipes inspired by the cuisine from your home country!…

Taking English Courses for King’s University College? 3 Tips for Effective Writing in Business Classes

Do you consider yourself business savvy? Do you like making strategies and coming up with creative solutions? If so, business may be your perfect career choice. At CultureWorks we are partnered with universities like King’s University College, which offers programs in subjects like Global Commerce, Accounting, Economics, and more. That…

Is the Gateway Intensive English Program Right for You? 4 Ways to Find Out!

Are you looking for a way to develop your English skills from your home country? At CultureWorks we offer an online Gateway program, which lets you learn English from your own home. Although our traditional programs take place in classrooms and schools in Canada, the Gateway program lets you take…

5 Reasons to Volunteer While Attending English as a Second Language School

Coming to Canada to start your English as a second language education is very exciting! There are many ways you can get involved with your school. You can join the student club, participate in sports, and even volunteer. The Student Services Coordinators at CultureWorks will even help you find volunteering…

Programs You Can Study After Finishing Your English Courses for Brescia University College

By choosing to study at a university in Canada, there are no limits to how far your career can take you. Whether your passion is in business management, food science, psychology, or one of many other exciting subjects, you will find rewarding programs and supportive communities to make your dreams…

4 Tips for Choosing the Right Elective Courses in ESL Programs

Are you ready to choose electives for an English as a Second Language (ESL) school? One of the unique things about the CultureWorks program is that our students take elective courses along with their required courses. Required courses are the core academic courses everyone needs to take to graduate from…

4 Board Games That Can Help You Practice English at ESL School

Do you love board games? We do! We love to roll the dice, pick a card, and move around a game board, because board games are a great way to have fun with friends. With some board games, whether you win or lose, you are even practicing English while you…