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Base of operations: Argentina
M18137 is a small language school in the center of Buenos Aires, offering their language students qualitatively high standard classes within a family atmosphere with excellent client services. You will find an inviting ambiance, in which you will feel at ease and comfortable - ideal conditions for relaxed learning.
The two-story school with its own entrance has 6 well equipped classrooms. Free Internet (Wireless LAN) as well as a sun terrace and a lounge with a library and a refrigerator are at the students' disposal. The school is located in the pulsating district of Monserrat, which borders on the well-known San Telmo quarter (10 minutes walking). Shops, restaurants, internet cafés and public transport are also close by.
The teachers at M18137 are all Argentineans with Spanish as their native language. They are very well qualified (university degree), to teach Spanish as a foreign language. Their experience in teaching combined with an interactive, direct teaching method will help you to progress quickly in your learning process.
1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?
The Spanish school opened its doors in 2007 and started to welcome immediately its first students thanks to a partnership with one of the most renowned education agencies in Switzerland.
2. What is your company's mission?
To provide high quality Spanish courses to our students from all over the world, and to make their stay in Buenos Aires an authentic experience by showing them more than just the Spanish grammar, giving them full immersion into the language and culture of Argentina – in and outside the classroom.
3. What does your company specialize in?
In high quality Spanish courses within a family atmosphere, great service and personal attention to each student.
4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?
Annika Helmers was working several years for a major Swiss tour operator. There she operated as a travel guide, team leader and operation manager in various destinations such as Greece, Cyprus, Tenerife, Gran Canaria, the Dominican Republic and Barcelona. While working as a branch manager for a renowned Swiss education agency (www.prolinguis.com) she could gain valuable experiences with language schools in the whole world and was able to gain valuable firsthand experience. She is completely aware of what international language students expect when attending a language school.
5. What is your most popular travel package and why?
Our most popular travel package is our Intensive Course, consisting of 20 group-classes (3-6 participants) per week, available for all levels of Spanish and lengths of stay (from 1 week to months). The schedule from 9-1pm allows a very good learning process as much as enough free time to discover and enjoy this pulsating city. Other popular programs are a) Spanish & Tango (a combination of Spanish lessons in the morning and Tango lessons in the afternoon with a visit to a traditional Milonga) and b) Spanish & Sailing (a combination of Spanish lessons in the morning and sailing lessons in the afternoon)
6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?
"I really thought the teachers were excellent. This is my 3rd school in BA and it was finally the best one! For people staying a while, its worth to come straight here because each week your progress is monitored and your not just a number but they care and make sure you’re in the right level!" - Sandra Henggeler
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