Spanish in Guatemala
Spanish Language School in Guatemala
Casa Xelaj˙ is a Spanish school located in
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, offering Spanish language instruction, social and cultural
programs, with a wide range of extra services, such as organization of activities and
trips for its students, and lodging arrangements with local families or in furnished
Casa Xelaj˙'s Spanish immersion program is based on top down
methodology also known as Whole Language, which is a replica of how people acquire their
mother tongues. In addition, to maintain high quality
standards, Casa Xelaj˙ has modified and incorporated the American Council on the Teaching
of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) standards into its curriculum (these standards are currently
used by thousands of universities and school districts worldwide).
Spanish language instruction in one-on-one,
five hours per day, five days a week (small groups are available upon request). In
addtion to language instruction, Casa Xelaj˙ provides daily cultural activities, such as
lectures, movies and documentaries. There is free unlimited
internet access, snaks and drinks during the breaks, and free access to the school's
library. The school also offers specialised courses to best suit different needs or
interests, such as Spanish for Business, Spanish for health care professionals, Spanish
for children, Spanish Literature, and more. Besides, Casa Xelaj˙ offers different
preparation courses for USA tests, used to measure strengths and weakness of the student's
speaking oral or written skills, such the OPI (Spanish Oral Proficiency Interview)
and the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) Interview.
Social projects, internship program,
volunteer work and travel services are also offered.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS:
Diagonal 13-02 Zona 1
Emergency Cell Phones: (during weekends or after office hours)
+(502) 5272-3730 (spanish only). +(502) 4366-9602 (english).
USA phones operating in Guatemala: 1-612-235-4347 or 1-612-235-4307
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