Brooklyn School of English - 2017/18 Information
16 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States
All the joys of New York without the stress, be part of a real New York community and learn English in a small school with a warm welcome.
The school takes up the entire 34th floor of Brooklyn's tallest landmark building, which was built in 1928. It has bright, modern, classrooms and facilities with stunning views of Manhattan.
The school has:
• Free WI-Fi
• Communal kitchen
• Activity Programme
• Computer Centre
Students are actively involved in classes. Learning in small groups ensures that all learners are participating at all times. Students answer questions, formulate questions of their own, solve problems, discuss, explain, brainstorm and cooperate with other course participants. Cooperative learning tasks are intellectually demanding and creative and genuine teamwork supports progress.
Real life situations are provided in class and textbooks use authentic language.A wide range of additional resources make learning inviting as well as motivating.
Teachers are trained to design lessons around their students' interests. They challenge and support every single student by providing individual feedback and suggestions about how they can further improve and make the most of their personal learning style.
Teachers are University-trained with professional teaching qualifications and all speak English at a native-speaker level.
The Standard English course is 20 lessons a week, taught in small classes with individual feedback. The course focuses on learning through real-life communication (speaking, listening, reading, writing) inside and outside of the classroom.
There is a Semi-intensive option providing 3 additional conversation classes focusing on New York City-themed topics to improve fluency and pronunciation. Topics include
Courses last from 1 week upwards. Maximum class size is 12. Minimum age is 18.
Time and Days of the week where the course is taught – Monday – Friday morning. Some afternoon classes for Semi-intensive English and Beginners in high season.
Lessons duration - 45 minutes
For students at Intermediate to Advanced levels. Offering 4 hours a week of classes on 2 evenings.
- Free Internet
- Study Center
- Student Lounge
- Social Calendar