Learning a foreign language widens horizons for career enhancement, opens windows into understanding other cultures, and slams the door on encroaching senility. Whatever your reason for learning Spanish, Oaxaca is great place to start. More than 8 well-established schools open their doors to thousands of eager students each year.
Many offer 15-hour-a-week programs for $95-120 dollars per week. Some offer more intensive programs and include craft or cooking classes. All advertise the following services:
Quality grammar and conversation instruction, free language exchanges with locals, tours to nearby attractions, and help locating housing accommodations, volunteer opportunities, and additional cultural activities. Your experience all depends on effectiveness of your instructor. This can be a hit-or -miss situation in any school. Check out the school's longevity, reputation, and recent testimonials before enrolling. Also be aware of registration feesâ€”some schools have them and some don't.