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4 ways to learn more about local culture when you study English in Canada

Studying in Canada allows you to learn English quickly. Classes with expert instructors help students learn important grammar rules and vocabulary. In addition, fun trips and activities help students practise their English with native speakers. However, these are just some of the many benefits that come with learning English abroad.…

Time of the year to get a running start in the CultureWorks summer ESL programs

Be Ready! Quick Start! Fast Track! This may sound similar to the words legendary Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt heard at the starting line on his way to gathering eight gold medals in three Summer Olympics. Close, but the three two-word, start-line expressions have nothing to do with Bolt’s multiple visits…

How a top intensive English program can help improve your critical thinking skills

In a world where automation is becoming more and more common, many worry about which skills they need to stay ahead and enjoy a long and rewarding career. For many, soft skills such as emotional intelligence, communication skills, creativity, and critical thinking are the keys to avoiding automation. In fact,…

Nothing like Summer in the City when it comes to the seasonal ESL programs offered by CultureWorks

    The time has come for CultureWorks to roll out its many summer school activities. And while we’re at it, let’s introduce the London, Ont.-based CultureWorks Student Services Co-ordinator Liz Macedo. How, exactly, does Paragraph 1 tie in with Paragraph 2. Well, to begin with, Liz is one of…

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…