What people say:
Dr. Allyson Eamer, Faculty of Education
University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) …..
“I have been associated with Laureate International College as Leader of the ESL Curriculum Writing Team. Director Bev Ohashi cares deeply about providing quality education, and have pulled together a terrific writing team that includes experienced ESL teachers with expertise in technology, assessment, university entrance English exams and more. Under their direction, we have written curriculum that uses highly innovative 21st century pedagogy to meet Ministry of Education learning expectations and goals. We are immensely proud of the curriculum and are confident that it is unsurpassed in quality.”
Karen Jackson, Ontario Principals’ Council Principal Coach, Student Success School Support Initiative ……
“Laureate Supervising Principal Bev Ohashi is an exemplary educator and school leader. Beverley Ohashi has been nationally recognized for excellence in education, receiving Canada’s Outstanding Principal Award. Laureate hires outstanding teachers, delivers rigorous Ontario curriculum and challenges students to be the best they can be. Laureate successfully prepares its students for post-secondary studies at university and college.”
Dr. Jim Watt, Retired Superintendent …..
“As a superintendent in the Toronto District School Board, I was privileged to work with Bev Ohashi when she was an administrator in my Family of Schools. Bev is an experienced, knowledgeable and dedicated educator. Her impeccable integrity and professional commitment to excellence sets the standard in everything that she undertakes.”
Students say …
“I am Riley and I am glad to talk about my experience in Shanghai and online course. I studied G10 English in Shanghai with Ms.Luke and I had a wonderful time spending it with my classmates and teachers there. I lived with classmates and we became very good friends and support each other discussing problem questions online. I also learned G11 Math in August. The teacher, Mr. Ha is a very responsible teacher. He taught me how to think of the question and did video calls when I had some trouble. I am so happy to choose Laureate International College for my summer school courses. Also I can do it in my country, China! Thank you so much and I am glad to meet all of you during summer school! ” – Riley
“I am a graduate from Laureate International College. I feel thankful to Laureate because this is a school that led me to the success and because of Laureate, I am able to go to my dream university … The University of Toronto. If there is a second family except my original family, it would be Laureate. The teachers and principal are so patient and so caring of every single student’s feelings. Even when I am outside my home country, I am still being cared for and someone is always there for me. Laureate is a small high school that specialize in individual learning. It is not a drawback but a place where teachers are able to put their attention to every single student. To me, they are not just teachers, they are more like my family members.” – Shera, UT student
“I am very thankful to the honourable staff of Laureate. They do not only care about my academics, but also helped me from literally every aspects with practical and experienced ways.” – Kevin, UT student
“The course is fantastic because there are interesting activities. It is really enjoyable as we have improved our writing skills as well as pronunciation.” – Beatrice
“Teachers care about each student (absences, punctuality and so on) and graduates have the chance to talk to two principals about their applications to universities/ colleges.” – Zoey
“This is a wonderful course. I really enjoyed both sections of literacy development and oral communication. My English has improved a lot and my pronunciation is better. I will definitely come back next year.” – Dorothy
“The school is great because people are nice, the environment is wonderful and they use all new technology.” – Yan
“This English course was awesome and everything I learned helped me a lot to improve my English. It would be my pleasure to continue the oral communication program.” – Sabrina
“This course really improved my English. I gained a lot of experiences here in the school.” – Ava
“I like Marketing because it is so interesting and I’ve learnt a lot from it such as pricing and advertising strategies.” – Sophia
“The teachers are very patient and helpful. They have given me more confidence in my English speaking skills.” – John
Parents say …
“I was introduced to Laureate by a friend. His child has successfully entered the Engineering Department at Queens University after studying at Laureate. Because of their warm and detailed introduction to Laureate, my child also came here to start a new study.
I am a parent who is anxious about children’s study. But when I first met with Principal OHASHI, I was immediately affected and moved by her amiable talk. Later, in other contacts, I feel more that Principal OHASHI gave me and my child meticulous care. The one-to-one and responsible teaching methods of teachers in each subject also make children more active in learning, asking questions and strengthen their learning in class.
I have to mention that Principal OHASHI is very professional and knowledgeable about 12th grade college/university admissions, the requirements of volunteerism to complete the high school diploma and the whole process. As a parent, I am very grateful to Principal OHASHI, teachers of various subjects and Ms. Wei, the teacher in charge of volunteer reporting, who has been tirelessly helping my son and me, and has been touched by their patience and love. This is the warmth and love that other schools don’t always have.
My child is greatly encouraged here. With the help of the Principal OHASHI and the teachers, he has made a lot of progress. At last, he has received acceptance from 9 universities, including Queens University Engineering Department, U of T Computer Science (Internship) major, Western University Engineering Department, etc.
Thanks to Principal OHASHI and teachers for their help and educating my child, so that he left with a very good memory of Laureate.
Thank you forever” – The Grateful heart