Category: News-Events

CultureWorks helps Amberson High School on its way to summer camp success for 41 Chinese students

This year, Amberson High School in Toronto put together a summer camp itinerary for 41 Chinese students. It was an educational match made in heaven with learning grounds based in Toronto; Shijiazhuang, the capital and largest city in North China’s Hebei province; and London, Ont. There were other Ontario university…

CultureWorks’ Gateway Program Featured on ICEF Monitor

Last week's ICEF Monitor featured Gateway: CultureWorks' immersive, synchronous online English for Academic Purposes program. We're proud of our academic and development leaders who represented our development and teaching teams: thank you Liz Johnson and Danielle Dilkes! New applications for these courses are being discovered through conversations with agents, Trade…

Faiez and the night the Manor changes names: Inside our ESL school’s holiday party

For one night a year, the home office of CultureWorks has a name change. And that would be a late November evening when the Alumni Reunion and Holiday Open House takes over the historic Mary Manor. On the Brescia University College campus and with due respect to the Ursuline Sisters,…

The ‘most exciting’ English as a second language pathway program in Canada

The setting could not have been better. It was the Canadian Bureau for International Education’s 51st annual conference in balmy Halifax. The dates were Nov. 19-22. Twenty-six hundred delegates. CBIE, if you are not aware, is the Canadian meeting place for people working “across the full spectrum of education, bridging…

Deb is back at our ESL School

Deb Leeming left CultureWorks in September last year. Spending more time with children and grandchildren was the reason. Fair enough for Deb and her family. But sad news for CultureWorks. That changed in August, however, when it was announced that “Deb is back.” Her part-time role will be that of…

Bishop’s and Brescia Partner Together, Creating New Opportunities for Students Who Want to Study English in Canada

Excited about the idea of studying at a Canadian University? For many international students, ESL programs like CultureWorks offer a smooth transition into university life. Not only do students get to learn English, but they also get to be right on a university campus and meet plenty of other students…

CultureWorks announces new EAP Online Gateway Program & Online IELTS Course

CultureWorks ESL is proud to announce the launch of a new and innovative intensive Academic English Program, called the Level 5 Gateway Program. The Level 5 Gateway Program allows students to complete Level 5 of the CultureWorks Program at home from anywhere in the world. This course consists of teacher-lead…

Tina Bax Wins Excellence Award

Congratulations to our very own Tina Bax, Founder of CultureWorks, on her 'Women of Excellence Award'!  Tina is one of eight women who were awarded for their drive to improve life in their community, and around the world. Read the full article here:  http://goo.gl/ikdnXI      

Free Online Speaking Classes

We have launched exciting new online courses designed to compliment our students' English-learning experience. Every week there are FREE online speaking sessions based on current events to give you the extra time you need to practice your speaking.  Classes are led by native instructors and are offered at three convenient…

Winter Holidays

No classes for CW students during the winter holidays - December 19 – January 7.  Opening Ceremonies will be held January 8, 2015.