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20th Anniversary Giveaway

March 15, 2022

It’s hard to believe that this year marks 20 years of providing great content for great teachers.

To celebrate our new name and 20th birthday, we don’t want to receive gifts. We want to give them. In fact, we want to give prizes away all year long!

How to Enter

To enter our 20th Anniversary Giveaway, respond to the prompts in the VideoAsk below. Every VideoAsk response will be entered into the giveaway. Prizes include iPads, Ellii subscriptions, and Ellii merch. Simply enter once through VideoAsk to be automatically eligible for every draw that takes place this year.

Enter our 20th Anniversary Giveaway today for your chance to win! If you're a winner, we'll email you. Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn to see all the lucky prizewinners.

We can't wait to collect your responses, look back on the past 20 years, and share your stories with our hardworking team and teachers around the world. 

Good luck, and thanks for celebrating our 20th birthday with us!

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Comments (61)

Tehreem N.(Teacher)

Great Job, the logo looks so cool!

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Tanya Trusler(Author)

Thanks, Tehreem. We're so happy to hear you like it!

Toni Lynn C.(Teacher)

As an ellii user since 2018, I'd like to say that the service has made for up-to-date and engaging classes. There have been many positive changes and improvements over the years and recently which encourage interactive learning. My students enjoy using the platform in synchronous and asynchronous class times to learn valuable information and to develop measurable skills.
Thank you ellii for bringing this excellent resource to my ESL world. And for making this teacher's workload more manageable too!

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Tanya Trusler(Author)

This is music to our ears! Thanks so much for your comment, Toni Lynn. I've shared it with our whole team!

Shay A.(Teacher)

I love your site because it encompasses all three learning styles; auditory, visual and tactile. My learners are adult emergent literacy L2 learners, and they love the ease and functional aspect of the program.

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Tanya Trusler(Author)

It's so wonderful to hear from a literacy teacher as we've been working to improve our materials and platform for this level. Thanks for taking the time to tell us this, Shay!

Charlene N.(Teacher)

I enjoyed using ESL Library for many years. I am excited to be introduced to the new options in Ellii. Wish the digital only options could be paper copies as well!

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Tanya Trusler(Author)

Hi Charlene, thanks for letting us know what you'd like to see! We are trying to offer both PDF and digital versions of our materials as often as possible (it's not possible with for the materials in the "That's News to Me" section due to our partnership agreements).

Carol P.(Teacher)

My students enjoy ESL Library--especially the readings.

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Tanya Trusler(Author)

That's wonderful to hear! Thanks for your comment, Carol.

Sophie C.(Teacher)

Your hard work and dedication to TESL has made my job easier on a regular basis for the past 3 years. The amalgamation of learning skills allow me to pool from a variety of tools and exercises from all levels. I'm sincerely grateful and excited for what you have in store for the future. Congratulations on your 20th! Keep going!

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Tanya Trusler(Author)

Thanks very much, Sophie. That's always been one of our main goals—to make teachers' lives easier!

Charles I.(Teacher)

I really like the changes you guys have been making lately. I hope some of the activities that are only available as printouts can become digital soon! Keep up the great work!

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Tanya Trusler(Author)

Thanks for letting us know what you're hoping to see, Charles! The publishing team has been hard at work digitizing our materials for the past few years, and our developers have been working to make more task types available on our digital platform. We appreciate your comment!

Yanire D.(Teacher)

Happy 20th birthday, ellii! Whenever I want to complement the topics discussed in my classes with extra readings, listening, or writing activities, guess what! You have just what we need. My students enjoy the interactive lessons. I am looking forward to seeing more lessons in the Writing in English section (for example, types of essays-comparison, argumentative, etc.) Thank you, thank you, thank you!

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Melissa Bender(Author)

Thanks Yanire! We're so happy to hear that!

Vanessa N.(Teacher)

I've been teaching remotely since 2018 and I love ellii! It has been a time-saving site! Thanks so much for all your lessons and carefully curated materials.

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Melissa Bender(Author)

Thanks for the positive feedback, Vanessa! We really appreciate it!

Academy C.(Teacher)

I teach adult Japanese ELLs online and I can't imagine doing it without the support of this site's materials. Ellii is hands down the best purchase I've made for my business and I will continue using it for the rest of time!

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Melissa Bender(Author)

Thanks for your comment. We're so happy to hear that!

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