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A Remembrance Day Tribute

Posted by Lindsay Marshall on Nov 10, 2014 4:06:00 PM

On Thursday, November 6th, Metro’s LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) Program students gathered to participate in a Remembrance Day ceremony.


Topics: tribute, second language, english language, remembrance day

Metro's English Language Institute at the Legislature!

Posted by Adriana Amelio on Oct 24, 2014 9:48:00 AM

There's more to Metro than just Continuing Education! 

In addition to our Adult Continuing Education classes and Academic Success courses, Metro educates a variety of students in the English Language institute.


Topics: for beginners, government, adult continuing education, language, second language, english language

Fall 2014 Feature Class - Languages for Beginners

Posted by Adriana Amelio on Aug 7, 2014 11:23:00 AM

We here at Metro are huge advocates of lifelong learning - there's always something waiting to be discovered just around the corner! Any time, any age, you're simply never too late to learn something new. This is especially true with languages! In this Mental Floss article, the author points out new research that indicates learning a second - even a third - language in your adult years can actually slow brain decline. If you've been thinking about learning a new language, now is as good a time as ever to start!


Topics: languages, for beginners, adult continuing education, language, second language