English for STEM
Students & Professionals
English training for Students & Professionals for business communication within the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields.
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Clear and precise communication is vital in STEM fields, where accuracy and attention to detail are crucial. Technical English allows professionals to effectively convey complex concepts, procedures, and findings to colleagues, clients, and stakeholders. It ensures that information is accurately understood, reducing the chances of misinterpretation or errors.
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STEM English for Students
We work with STEM professionals and students to improve their confidence, fluency, and flexibility with the English language, so that your startup can meet its potential and work in a multinational environment.
STEM English for Businesses
Are you a Business, and in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields as a student or professional? Did you know that 3% of Brasilians speak English, yet for many businesses, fluency in English is a very real advantage.
Online English Test
A free 10 minute diagnostic test to determine your proficiency in English. This can help identify the correct level and where to begin.
Publication & Presentations
Proficiency in English enables STEM professionals to write and publish research in reputable journals, increasing visibility and impact.
Learn with an experienced instructor that knows STEM related english.
Over 30 Years of Experience
Our team has real-world experience in STEM fields that allows you to gain one-on-one experience with experts.
Why Learn English in STEM Fields?
International Conferences and Events
Many prominent STEM conferences, seminars, and workshops are conducted in English. Proficiency in English allows professionals to attend and actively participate in these events, gaining exposure to the latest research, networking with experts, and fostering collaborations on an international scale.
Publishing and Presenting Research
English is the primary language for publishing research papers and presenting findings at conferences. Proficiency in English enables STEM professionals to write and publish their research in reputable journals, increasing visibility and impact within the scientific community. It also facilitates effective presentation of research at conferences, enhancing recognition and opportunities for collaboration
English proficiency significantly expands career opportunities for STEM professionals. Many multinational companies, research institutions, and academic organizations require English language skills for job roles and advancements. Proficiency in English can open doors to global job markets, international research collaborations, and career advancement opportunities.
Access to Knowledge
English is the primary language used in scientific research, technical literature, and academic resources. Proficiency in English allows STEM professionals to access a vast array of knowledge, research papers, and cutting-edge advancements in their field. It provides access to a global network of information and facilitates staying up to date with the latest developments.
International Study and Research
English is widely used in universities and research institutions globally. Learning English expands opportunities for pursuing higher education abroad, participating in international research programs, and working with renowned professors and researchers in STEM fields. It broadens horizons and opens doors to prestigious educational and research opportunities.
Soft Skills Development
Learning English in the STEM field enhances not only technical skills but also soft skills. It improves communication, presentation abilities, and critical thinking. English proficiency allows professionals to articulate their ideas effectively, engage in meaningful discussions, and strengthen their overall professional profile.
Why Learn English?
Most Spoken Language
1.35 billion people on Earth speak English. One of the six official languages of the United Nations.
Effective communication is crucial in the STEM field, especially when collaborating with colleagues, presenting research, or discussing technical concepts.
Expand Career Opportunities
Proficiency in English expands career opportunities, especially in multinational companies, research institutions, or positions that involve international projects.
Employees who lack English language skills may face challenges in integrating into the workplace culture and establishing strong professional relationships.
What Our Students Say
“Studying English with English Squared was awesome because it went beyond the obvious and straightforward to me needs. I could learn English in a contextual way and make quick associations with my background knowledge. Besides, in my private classes I was able to master it even more, as Aaron could better understand my needs and the specific areas in which I demanded improvement. Finally, my experience was amazing because there is nothing better than a good and relaxing chat with a friendly teacher to learn and improve a new language.”
“Mastering English in STEM is like unlocking a universal language for innovation. It broadens horizons, connects ideas, and enables collaboration across borders, propelling scientific progress beyond boundaries. I have been contacted my many companies for employment when I graduate!”
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is English Squared?
English Squared is a unique language learning platform, offering specialized English language instruction for professionals in the Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM), as well as the IT, software outsourcing, and consultancy industries. Our courses are geared towards helping professionals in these fields to improve their English language skills and, in turn, their career prospects. Are you interested in reaching out and building global relationships? Welcome and we are delighted to be your first contact!
Who are your instructors?
Our instructors are US-based native English speakers who also have a background in STEM. This allows them to better understand the specific language needs and challenges of our students.
Why should I invest in English language skills?
English is a global language, and proficiency in it can open up a world of opportunities. For Brazilian and Spanish companies working with US counterparts, or for academics and researchers, having strong English skills can facilitate communication, collaboration, and understanding.
How many Brazilians speak English?
As of now, only about 3% of Brazilians speak English. This presents a significant opportunity for individuals and businesses to differentiate themselves and secure a competitive advantage.
What benefits can I expect from learning English?
Apart from improved communication with English-speaking colleagues and clients, research shows that software developers who speak both English and Portuguese earn 2-3 times more than their non-English speaking counterparts. This is a direct reflection of the value placed on English language skills in the global market.
How does English Squared stand out from other language learning platforms?
Unlike other platforms, English Squared focuses specifically on the needs of professionals in the STEM, IT, software outsourcing, and consultancy industries. Furthermore, as a startup, we are able to give more personalized attention to our students and cater to the specific needs of small and medium-sized businesses in Brazil and Spain.
What kind of classes do you offer?
We offer private one-on-one classes that are tailored to the individual’s language learning needs. This allows for a more focused and effective learning experience.
How can I sign up for classes?
You can sign up for our classes through our website. We offer a range of flexible scheduling options to accommodate the busy lives of our students.
What if I have other questions?
We’re here to help! Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us through our website’s contact form or directly via email. For those based in Spain and Brazil, we also have local contacts who you can chat or call at these numbers: [USA = +18 388 00 5216, Spain = +34 626 82 7751, In Brasil = +55 61991379636]. If you are more comfortable speaking in Spanish or Portuguese, rest assured that our team is equipped to assist you in these languages. We look forward to assisting you on your journey to English proficiency!
What is the onboarding process and structure of the platform?
- The first step is to take the quick 10 minute English pretest.
- Second step is to schedule your informational interview so we can get to know you, and determine your needs and how to best assist you.
- Payment is per month for the number of lessons you choose.
- We offer self-paced lessons in addition to our private one-on-one lessons, to augment your learning experience.
- Testing can be once a month, and is recommended at least every other month so you can receive regular and focused feedback in order to make the most of your program.
- At the end of 3, 6, 9, or 12 months we offer the opportunity to take a verified assessment through Tracktest, which requires a valid government identification, web camera during testing, and will have a QR code and your photo. Excellent way to show employers and educational institutions that you have improved your English skills!