Class Profile: Spanish 5

Posted by on Nov 11, 2016 in Blog | No Comments
Class Profile: Spanish 5

Once again, I am behind in writing about my students and, as always, simply due to a lack of time. Here we are now with this fantastic, level-5 Spanish class, which is the last level in which we actually teach grammar (out of 6 levels). Lee has been with us since the beginning Intro class, […]

Feature: Young Students

Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Education is extremely important to us. It is so important to us that we actually believe education may be the solution to many of the problems our society has. We understand that most adults are able to see the value of education as well, but today we want to talk about the ‘kids’ who are […]

We Now Offer a Payment Plan!

Posted by on Oct 7, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

In response to popular demand, we are pleased to announce that we are now providing the option of a payment plan! The plan allows you to make three payments towards the total cost of enrollment instead of just one. You get to decide the date of each payment, though you will still need to have […]

Classroom Rules

Posted by on Jan 7, 2016 in Learning a Language | No Comments

Below are rules and guidelines that we ask all students to respect to ensure everyone has an opportunity to participate and enjoys the class.   Be respectful and patient with each other. If somebody does not understand something, please be nice. The class is going to concentrate on the topics covered in the corresponding level […]

Q & A with Julieta, Academic Director

Posted by on Sep 17, 2015 in Blog, Learning a Language | No Comments

There are a lot of options available to learn a new language. Whether from a traditional class, an app, an audio course, online classes, or a computer program, each approach is different. So naturally, we have a lot of questions from students about the classes we offer at CR Languages, how they work, and why we […]

Student Profile: Jim and Jo

Posted by on May 14, 2015 in Blog | One Comment

Hello! It’s been a while since our last student profile. For those who don’t know what this is all about, this is our way of being thankful for having the job and students that we have. It’s fun! Meet Jo & Jim. When I thought about what to write about them, a montage of soldiers training in the […]

Spanish Intro 2015

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

We often hear the question ‘When will I be able to speak?’. The truth is that it takes most people years to become ‘fluent’ in a language, but you can start speaking and using the language right away. Our current students in Spanish Intro impressed us so much with a recent assignment, that we wanted […]

Where’s Boise?

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Blog | No Comments
Where’s Boise?

We get that question a lot, especially from international students interested in studying English in the US. Boise has so much to offer international visitors, from sports and recreation, to culture and history, to the slow-paced lifestyle of the Western US. Everyone that comes to Boise is pleasantly surprised at how cool and fun our […]

Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Posted by on Jan 13, 2015 in Learning a Language | No Comments

CR Languages uses the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages as a way to gauge an individual’s language ability. The following describes what a student in each level should be able to do in the target language. The A1 and A2 categories are often considered beginner, B1 and B2 intermediate, and C1 and C2 advanced. […]

Group Class Welcome Note

Posted by on Jan 13, 2015 in Learning a Language | 2 Comments

Hello, Welcome to CR Languages. Before you begin your first class, we would like to outline a few important details and try to answer some common questions. First and foremost, we would like to remind everyone to be respectful and patient in class. Learning a new language is not an easy task and everyone learns […]