Why study with us?
“Clear and helpful, the class is tailored exactly to my needs”
— Rebekah McCabe
Senior Vice President, Chanel
Founded in 1999, we are expert language instructors.
Our founder, Dr. Tom Means (PhD, Rutgers University), is a pioneer in the field of Second Language Acquisition.
All of our instructors are experienced educators and are trained in the Means Method®. We have the same goals for all students: increased fluency, accuracy and cultural knowledge.
Your program will include multimedia to enrich your experience with the language: text, audio, video, web.
Your progress is assessed quarterly and your proficiency is analyzed across four skills:
Proficiency is scored on a 9-level scale articulated by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL).
The New York Post called our proprietary teaching technique, the Means Method® “a fresh and dynamic approach to learning languages.”