A teenage ESL student at our private school in Toronto
How Our ESL Program Prepares Students to Be Effective Communicators

Communication goes beyond the ability to speak or understand a language. These days, communication skills are precious for professional development, academic advancement, and cultivating personal relationships. Communication skills are essential to all aspects of one’s life.  Effective communication skills do not come naturally, even to native speakers. For second-language speakers, learning a language only sometimes […]

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How Our Fast Track University Prep School Fosters Leadership

High school is a time for holistic growth and self-discovery for students. Preparing students for college life and beyond demands vital life skills and academic rigor. These skills will set them up perfectly to assume greater responsibility for their personal and academic lives and prepare them to navigate the complex social landscape in their preferred […]

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3 Reasons Why Toronto Is the Perfect City for Students in Fast Track University Prep School

Students considering enrollment in a Canadian school can benefit greatly from studying in Toronto – the quintessential Canadian megacity. This unique metropolis is ideal for international students – particularly those focussed on university preparation.  The Great Lakes College of Toronto takes full advantage of our location in Toronto and believes the city contributes significantly to […]