Caroline Gear to Lead the International Language Institute

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Caroline Gear has been selected as Executive Director of the International Language Institute.  She started as head of the school on January 1, 2016.

“I am extremely pleased Caroline will be leading us at this important juncture,” said Eric Wirth, ILI Board President. “She is the right choice to succeed ILI’s co-founder and retiring Executive Director Alexis Johnson.” Alexis will continue to teach Spanish in the World Language and in special programs.

In thanking Johnson for 31 years of extraordinary work, Gear said, “I look forward to building on the success ILI has attained through the commitment of Alexis and our dedicated staff.” [Read more…]

Speak Spanish While Dining at Ibiza Tapas & Wine Bar!

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Improve your Spanish while dining on delicious tapas at Ibiza Tapas and Wine Bar! Three Wednesday evenings, January 27, February 3 and 10.  Meet Alexis Johnson at Ibiza from 5:30-7:30pm to practice and improve your Spanish. For $195 you get focused Spanish conversation that includes two tapas and dessert (drinks are on you). Drop-ins welcome. Drop-in cost is $70.

For intermediate speakers and limited to 8 participants. For more info and questions, contact Alexis at alexis@ili.edu or 413-586-7569 x107

January starts with a bang!

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Kicking off the New Year with three programs starting January 4th! An SIT Graduate Institute TESOL certificate course, the Intensive English program, and one-week intensive French, and Spanish classes. Also, our on-going Free English for area immigrants Programs. Teaching and learning at its best with some of these fabulous teachers!