1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?
M05709 is an independent corporation which provides continual education. It was founded in 1988.
2. What is your company's mission?
Our company's mission is helping students to achieve their goals of learning another language. Its main goal is to offer non credit courses in English as a Second Language to International and Non-International Students who want to improve their English skills for academic, personal or professional development purposes. The second goal of this Institute is to provide non credit courses in other foreign languages such as Spanish, Italian, German, Arabic, and Portuguese to International and Non-International Students who want to learn or improve their language skills for academic, personal or professional development purposes. The third goal is to provide training in review for TOEFL, IELTS and GRE to students interested in passing those tests for academic or personal purposes. The fourth goal is to provide professional translation and interpretation services to the community and Oral Proficiency Testing to Companies.
3. What does your company specialize in?
M05709 specializes in teaching English and foreign languages to students who want to learn or improve their language skills. It offers attractive packages to students who want to learn English or other languages. All programs are post-secondary and the curricula are designed to serve the needs of the students.
4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?
All teachers have degrees in languages or education and are bilingual. They all have experience living in other countries and understand the process of learning a language and adjusting to a new culture. They take personal interest in the success of their students.
5. What is your most popular travel package and why?
The English as a Second Language Program is the most popular program. It is designed for non-native speakers where English is a secondary language. Quarterly instruction sessions are offered on a continuous basis during the academic calendar year (January to December). An intensive English as a Second Language Program of 20 hours of training per week is offered to International and non International Students. International Students must study 20 hours per week and register for a minimum of three months. Student academic placement is based upon proficiency level as determined through assessment testing. Courses are designed to meet students’ goals with content tailored to one of nine proficiency levels as assessed through placement testing. The Program of English as a Second Language (ESL) consists of three proficiency levels (Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced). Each level includes three sub-levels (A, B, C) with duration of three months each one.
6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?
During all these past years, the school has received many words of appreciation from its students. One of the best compliments that we have received has been one from a former student who said: “I can truly say that it has been the most rewarding and enjoyable experience. Your facility is truly professional and effective. The professional teachers are exceptional. As well, they are willing and able to customize the learning experience to the capabilities and time commitments of the students, in order to attain the highest quality results. Their commitment and expertise truly exemplifies professional teaching, not just instruction. The varied classroom sizes and technical material accommodate every teaching situation. I am impressed by the constant addition of new and varied teaching materials. Please accept my compliments for providing an outstanding service. I give M05709 my highest recommendation for and language skill development needs”.