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ECS Scotland News

A collection of stories covering everything from English courses and accommodation to Edinburgh and beyond. If you’re looking for something specific use the category buttons to the right.

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Principal’s Post - Robert Burns

ECS Scotland wishes you a very happy, peaceful and prosperous 2017  How did you spend your Hogmanay?  Were you one of the millions of people around the world who, as the clock finished chiming midnight on New Year’s Eve, took part in singing one of the most…

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Plus English tours and classes

Are you looking for different type of English course?  Do you want to visit Scotland and improve your English with more tourism and less classroom?   ECS Scotland is happy to announce a teaching partnership with Plus English.  Plus English offer touring English courses with an excellent…

Plus English. Tours around Edinburgh and Scotland + English.

Visit places in Scotland + English classes

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Principal’s Post - Loch Ness Monster Found

LOCH NESS MONSTER FOUND! People in Scotland and around the world woke up to the dramatic headline this week that ‘Nessie’ our world famous monster had finally been found in the depths of Loch Ness. Alas, it turned out not to be the true living humpbacked green monster…

The Loch Ness Monster is found. Photo from http://nerdist.com/loch-ness-monster-found-kind-of/

IATEFL English teachers 4-day conference. Photo from https://sandymillin.wordpress.com/2016/04/20/iatefl16summary/

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IELTS exam preparation course

What is IELTS? The International English Language Testing System is a test of English which is recognised throughout the world.  The IELTS exam has now become one of the most commonly recognised English language tests in the world. Every year, more than 1 million people take the IELTS exam to…

IELTS exam preparation in a small group with a maximum of 5 students

Intensive IELTS exam course in a small group

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Principal’s Post - Spring 2016

Spring has sprung Spring is good news for ECS Scotland’s excursion programme as many favourite visitor attractions are opening their doors to once again to welcome our students.  Falkland Palace, Traquair House, Tantallon Castle and Dunbar (birthplace of world renown environmentalist, John Muir) will once again…

Joelle in Guatemala

An volunteer from Sonrisa del Corazon

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Principal’s Post - Christmas 2015

End of the year 2016 We often say that you don’t come to Scotland for the weather, meaning that if you want hot, dry days of sunshine to laze around on the beach beside a Mediterranean blue sea then you wouldn’t choose to come to Scotland. However,…

Edinburgh Christmas Market with ice skating rink and big wheel

The Oysterman at our Christmas party on 10th December

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