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5 Tips for learning a new Language

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5 Tips: Learn A New Language In Time for  Christmas Vacation Let’s face it, we all want to speak a second language. Some of us are pining to learn a 3rd or even 4th. Speaking a second language can help you in many parts of your life. Bilinguals have an advantage when it comes to getting work, getting around in a foreign country, and even finding love. A recent study found that 78 percent of Americans said they’re more attracted […]

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5 Things you should never do in France

Don’t make these classic mistakes. When traveling to France do you ever get the feeling that you just asked for something strange, or maybe did something wrong? Here at Strommen we help you to learn the language but also master the culture so that you can navigate foreign countries like a native. Check out this short video with 5 easy tips of what NOT to do in France.      

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2017 Best of Silver Lake Award – Thank You! Because of you, we won!

Thank you! Because of you, we won the 2017 Best of Silver Lake Award.  A sincere thank you to all of our students, faculty, and supporters for your help. Grazie, Danke, Merci, Gracias, Xie Xie, and Thank you!  

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Strommen Teacher Spotlights – Yoán

Yoán is a Musician, a Wordsmith and an Amazing Spanish Teacher with Strommen. Our teachers are the best and they deserve to be highlighted. In our new section, Strommen Teacher Spotlights, we will ask our best teachers a few fun questions and  let them take it away from there. Where are you from and where have you lived? Yoán: I am from the glorious city of Miami, Florida. At 21 I moved to Brooklyn, NY, where I lived for three years. I moved to Los […]

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Strommen Teacher Spotlight – Patricia

Patricia at the Ponte Vecchio in Florence!

Patricia is a dancer, a music-lover, and an Amazing Spanish Teacher with Strommen. Our teachers are the best and they deserve to be highlighted. In our new section, Strommen Teacher Spotlights, we will ask our best teachers a few fun questions and  let them take it away from there. Where are you from and where have you lived? I was born in Bogota, Colombia and after finishing high school I went to study in England and lived in different areas of Great Britain for seven years. When […]

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Andrea in Bogotá

2016 Colombia Trip Photo Journal Teacher Andrea Saenz and Strommen Student Adrian Hopkins Share Memories of the Trip Bogotá Andrea: I had not visited my homeland, Colombia, in quite some time and this past June 2016 I led Strommen’s very first Immersion Excursion to Colombia. We landed in the city where I was born, the vibrant Bogotá! I arrived a few days earlier to get everything organized and ready for our multi-city voyage through Colombia.  We spent the first few days […]

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Strommen Student Spotlight – Linda Bruce

Linda Bruce is a Dog-Rescuer, World Traveller, Proud Grandmother and a Great Spanish Student with Strommen. Our language students are the best and they deserve to be highlighted. In our new section, Strommen Student Spotlights, we will ask our best students a few fun questions and  let them take it away from there. Thanks for letting us help you achieve your language goals and for sharing your story Linda! Please tell us a little bit about who you are Linda: I […]

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Strommen Teacher Spotlight – Danny

Danny is a comedian, a musician, and an Amazing Spanish Teacher with Strommen. Our teachers are the best and they deserve to be highlighted. In our new section, Strommen Teacher Spotlights, we will ask our best teachers a few fun questions and  let them take it away from there. Where are you from and where have you lived? Danny: I was born and raised in Madrid, Spain. I´ve also lived in Barcelona and Northern California. You are one of Strommen’s most popular Language teachers. Students tell us […]

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Strommen Student Spotlight – Ani

Eifel Tower

  Ani is a World-Traveler, Volleyball Player and a great French Student with Strommen. Our language students are the best and they deserve to be highlighted. In our new section, Strommen Student Spotlights, we will ask our best students a few fun questions and  let them take it away from there. Thanks for letting us help you achieve your language goals and for sharing your story Ani! PLEASE TELL US A LITTLE BIT ABOUT WHO YOU ARE? ANI – MY NAME IS ANI AND […]

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