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Newcomer Story: Maksim Antipev

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New year, new life Maksim and his family arrived in Winnipeg on December 31, 2015. Together with his wife Anna… Read more »

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Newcomer Story: Zainab (Jeny) Ghulam Rasool

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“Leaving behind our loved ones was not an easy task. But with the understanding of the seniors in our family,… Read more »

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5 biggest myths about online learning

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Some people shun online education because they have preconceived notions about it. More often than not, those who have not… Read more »

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The three P’s of a productive online chat

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So you’ve signed up for one of our coffee chats and you’re anxious about how it will turn out. Don’t… Read more »

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Tips when proofreading and editing your work

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Here’s the simple truth: Another person should proofread and edit your work. There are three good reasons why checking your… Read more »

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Intermediate Exercises

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The Intermediate Courses focus on intermediate English skills (CLB 5 – 8). You will practice all four language skills in… Read more »

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iEnglish Activities

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iEnglish is a set of resources and videos to give learners the tools they need to take more ownership for… Read more »

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Canadian Idioms Activities

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OK, so you move to Canada and all of a sudden you realize that people speak differently here. Each conversation… Read more »

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Volunteering in Canada

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Course Description Volunteering in Canada (VOLinC) is a 4-week course. This course focuses on the importance of volunteering in Canada: Why do people volunteer… Read more »

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Health Workshops

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This is a series of workshops related to health. Workshops 1 is geared towards CLB 3-4. Workshop 2 is geared… Read more »

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Setting English learning goals the SMART way
October 25 @ 10:00 am

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This session is specifically designed for learners who are CLB 3-4. Join us to discuss how how to set English learning… Read more »

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