Spanish classTierra Educational Center is a locally owned, independent language school located in NE Portland, Oregon. We offer small group and private Spanish classes of the highest quality for adults and children of all levels. Our experienced and enthusiastic instructors implement Tierra’s well-structured, original curriculum utilizing dynamic and conversational activities for the most effective learning experience. By providing an open and friendly classroom environment and hosting holiday celebrations and conversation nights open to the public, we build community through the sharing of language, culture, and love of learning.

We invite you to navigate our website to find out more about our services, course offerings, and teaching methods. Thank you for your interest!

Our Summer Term Schedule is out! Sign up by June 28th to save!

Make your summer more productive by expanding your Spanish skills in a fun small-group class with Tierra. Our Summer Term starts the week of July 12th and all classes will continue to be held online. The schedule is full of fantastic course options for students of all levels with 12 course levels plus conversational, cultural immersion, and Spanish for Educators courses.

Check out our complete Summer Term Schedule and Register by Monday, June 28th to take advantage of our Early Bird Discount!

Take one of our online placement tests to receive our personalized course recommendation for you!

Spanish For Educators this Summer!

Calling all educators! Improve your ability to communicate with Spanish-speaking students and their families in a course specialized to meet your workplace needs! Learn relevant vocabulary and enjoy conversational practice with useful role-play activities, such as parent-teacher conferences, problem-solving with Spanish-speaking students, and giving instructions in Spanish. This Level 2 Spanish for Educators course is designed for intermediate speakers who have previously learned to communicate using at least the present and past tenses in Spanish.

Spanish for Educators 2
Special course (2x/week for 3 weeks)
Tue&Thu | 11:00am-12:30pm | July 13th - August 12th

Special 3-week Summer Intersession starts June 14th!

Start your summer with a fun Spanish learning experience by joining an online 6-class Spanish course in Tierra’s “Summer Intersession” - a special 3-week term between our Spring and Summer Terms. Intended to provide students an opportunity to put their skills to practice in new ways, Summer Intersession includes a wide range of unique grammar review, conversational, and cultural immersion courses for students of all levels from true Beginners to Advanced, many of which we only offer during Intersession! All classes meet twice-weekly for 3 weeks from June 14th - July 1st!

Check out our complete Summer Intersession class schedule and Register now to save your spot!

If you’ve studied Spanish before, take one of our online placement tests to receive a personalized course recommendation!


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