LINCUniversities & Colleges
Private Language Schools
Thames Valley District School Board
Elementary and Secondary Schools (TVDSB)
Contact: Jeff Robinson Tel: (519) 452-2000 Ext. 20431www.tvdsb.ca Adult ESL and LINC Programs (TVDSB)
G.A. Wheable Centre for Adult Education Classes offered at many locations throughout London. Classes also located in St. Thomas, Aylmer, Woodstock, Tillsonburg, Strathroy.Tel: (519) 452-2660 Ext. 69674http://www.tvdsb.ca/AAEducation.cfm?subpage=95277
St. Thomas Adult Learning Centre (TVDSB)20 Balaclava St., St. ThomasTel: 519-631-0231
London District Catholic School Board
Elementary and Secondary Schools (LDCSB)
Catholic Education CentreTel: (519) 663-2088http://www.ldcsb.on.ca Adult ESL Programs (LDCSB)
London District Catholic School Board Centre for Lifelong Learning1230 King StreetTel: (519) 675-4436www.cfll.on.ca
LINC: Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada
This program is for adult immigrants, convention refugees, and permanent residents who have not yet received Canadian Citizenship from Citizenship & Immigration Canada. LINC teaches English as a second language to newcomers with information to access employment, education and community services. LINC locations and assessment centre information is available at LINC London. LINC classes are available at:
YMCA of Western Ontario
The YMCA Learning Centre offers all LINC Levels from Literacy to LINC 7 at various sites in London, Ontario.
Contact: Joelle RinkerTel: (519) 645-7553 Ext. 2222http://www.ymcawo.ca/linc.html
- Citi Plaza (York & Wellington), 250 York Street Unit #330
- Hensim Centre (Wonderland & Oxford), 611 Wonderland Road
- Glen Cairn Community Centre (East London), 150 Kind Edward Ave)
- South London Community Centre (Jalna & Bradley), 1119 Jalna Blvd
Chinese Canadian National Centre
1701 Trafalgar Street, LondonContact: Rowina CheungTel: (519) 451-0760 ext 102http://www.londonccnc.ca/linc.html
YWCA St. Thomas-Elgin16 Mary Street West
St. Thomas, ON
660 Oakdale AveSarnia,ON, N7V 2A9Tel: (519) 336-5950www.ymcasar.org
YMCA of Sarnia-Lambton LINC Assessment Centre
Citi Plaza, 2nd Floor,Unit 279 355Wellington Street, LondonTel: (519) 451-5194Contact: Jean-Pierre Cantinwww.borealc.on.ca
Universities and Colleges
Fanshawe offers language classes to international students from Level 2 (High Beginning) to Level 5 (Advanced Academic Preparation) as preparation for post-secondary education in Canada. Extracurricular trips and activities are also available for students. Further details are available at www.fanshawec.ca/international. ESL classes for landed immigrants and Canadian citizens are offered as part of the Language Stream of the General Arts and Science program (GAPS). Applicants can contact the Registrar’s Office, Fanshawe College.
Contact: Corinne MarshallCoordinator, ESL ProgramTel: (519) 452-4430 ext 4358http://www.fanshawec.ca
Huron University College
Huron University College offers courses designed to improve the writing skills of international and exchange students who are enrolled at the school. Through its Writing Skills Centre, it also provides a multilingual component for students writing in other languages. An Activities Program focuses on introducing Canadian culture to international and exchange students as well as providing an informal and interesting atmosphere in which to mix with other Canadian students.
Contact: Theresa Hyland, MA, EdD1349 Western Road, UWO,London, Ontario N6G 1H3Tel: (519) 438-7224 x317Email: email@example.com
King’s University College
King’s provides credit writing courses that are specially tailored for ESL students. A variety of other services are offered to meet the writing, speaking, reading and listening needs of their international students. Academic, practical and cross-cultural issues are addressed through a variety of programs and services including counseling and student advisory services, the International Students’ Bridging Program and a Peer Connection program which offers various excursions and events throughout the year.
The Write Place Coordinator: Therese Khimasia266 Epworth AvenueLondon, ON, N6A 2M3Tel: 433-3491 ext 4437 http://www.kings.uwo.ca/home/
University of Western Ontario Student Development Centre's - Effective Writing Program
The Student Development Centre offers a wide range of programs and services designed to support the writing skills of students, faculty, staff, and all other members of the University of Western Ontario community.
Contact: Paul SchmidtProgram CoordinatorTel: (519) 661-2111, ext. 85942http://www.sdc.uwo.ca/writing/
Private Language Schools
Applied Language Associates
ALA offers personally designed English programs for clients specializing in English for specific purposes.
Contact: Susan MeehanLondon, Ontario, CANADA
Email Susan: firstname.lastname@example.org
Email Adair: email@example.comWebsite: www.appliedlanguageassociates.ca
Broadwater Education Centre Canada
BEC provides TOEFL preparation, conversation instruction for business professionals and university graduates who plan on immigrating to North America. Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced levels are available. BEC Canada is owned and operated by Sophie Colaco and Merwyn Colaco.
383 Richmond Street,Suite 402 London,Ontario N6A 3C4 Tel: (519) 433-3131 or (519) 433-8434Fax: 1-519-936-9103Email: firstname.lastname@example.org://www.beccanada.com/
CultureWorks ESL Inc.
CultureWorks provides university preparation ESL courses and weekly activities with conditional acceptance to Brescia & King’s University Colleges, the University of Western Ontario, the University of Ontario Institute for Technology (UOIT) in Oshawa and Durham College. Intermediate, High-Intermediate, Advanced & High-Advanced levels offered.
266 Epworth Ave London, ON N6A 2M3Tel: (519) 679-2648Fax: (519) 679-3238http://www.culture-works.com/
London International Academy
London International Academy is a private international boarding school located in downtown London, Ontario, which provides a comprehensive study of English at the ESL, grade 9 academic, grade 11 university preparation and grade 12 university preparation levels. The academy also offers Ontario curriculum grade 12 university preparation courses in subjects such as accounting, physics, calculus, geometry and discrete mathematics, and chemistry.
365 Richmond Street,London, ON N6A 3C2 PH.Tel: (519) 433-3388Fax: 519 433-3387 http://www.lia-edu.ca/
London Language Institute
London Language Institute offers both full and part time ESL programs through a 9-level curriculum that features small class sizes. The institute works closely with post secondary schools and provides university and college Academic Prep courses as well as TOEFL preparation. Winter and summer short term programs focus on introducing Canadian sights and activities to international students while working on English skills in the classroom. The Institute also offers a Business Program and, in addition, delivers ESL teacher training through the ACE TESOL Certificate Program.
183 Central Avenue,London, ONTel: (519) 439-3350http://www.llinstitute.com/
Nancy Campbell Collegiate Institute
The main objective of the ESL program at Nancy Campbell is to help young people become confident in their new language and happy in a North American setting. Students (Grade 1 through 10) complete the ESL program while taking classes similar to their English-speaking peers.
Email: email@example.com://www.nancycampbell.net/curriculum007.html http://www.nancycampbell.net/