STAFF SPOTLIGHT: SODARY ON MAKING LEARNING FUN AND INHERITING HER GRANDMOTHER’S SENSE OF DIRECTION

French teacher Sodary is a bit of an expert on getting around…

NEW YEAR’S TRADITIONS AROUND THE WORLD

All of us at CLC love a good party, and we can’t think of any…

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: TINA ON BRINGING THE CLC APPROACH TO MOTHERHOOD

Working at CLC often involves trying out a range of new roles…

MONTREAL GIFT IDEAS FOR THE DIFFICULT-TO-SHOP-FOR PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE

The holiday season is in full swing, which means the streets…

HOW SINGING (NO MATTER HOW BADLY) CAN HELP YOU LEARN A LANGUAGE

There’s a common classroom phenomenon familiar to most ESL…

YOUR NEW FAVOURITE WINTER TRADITIONS (AS RECOMMENDED BY CLC STAFF)

It’s almost December in Montreal, which means the lights have…

THE MENTAL BENEFITS OF LEARNING A LANGUAGE

At CLC, we are—naturally—big proponents of picking up new…

HOW TO SURVIVE YOUR FIRST WINTER IN MONTREAL

So, you’re spending winter in Montreal. If you’re a first…

WHY MAINTAINING A STRONG CONNECTION TO YOUR NATIVE LANGUAGE MATTERS

If you’ve ever tried to learn a language, you’re probably…

AN ANNUAL CLC TRADITION: APPLE PICKING

Ah, September: the month that heat-stricken Montrealers have…

THE “CRITICAL WINDOW” FOR LANGUAGE LEARNING

As the idiom goes, “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks,”…