IBERO Spanish School in Buenos Aires is consistently recommended as a destination location to learn Spanish due to the energy of the city and its people. There is no better city in Latin America and possibly the world to learn a second language than Buenos Aires, Argentina. Learning Spanish will transform from just taking lessons in a classroom to a complete experience as you immerse yourself in the culture and customs of Buenos Aires. From meeting other travelers to socializing with Argentines and talking with your professors, you will benefit from sharing your experience with others.
Buenos Aires is an ideal place to study Spanish and students benefit from the richness of the city many call ¨the Paris of the south¨. Ibero Spanish and TEFL courses offers activities such as world class theater, music recitals, sports events, shopping, and restaurants as well as many different places outside of the city to travel. Best of all, these activities are easily accesible through the public transit system as well as being affordable. You can traverse the city on one of the many bus lines or take the subway from one neighborhood to the next. What you will find, is the city of Buenos Aires is composed of many different cultures and traditions. Of course, you will have much more fun in Buenos Aires and get to know the city better if you are studying Spanish. Learning Spanish in Buenos Aires at Ibero can be an extremely rewarding experience and it is of course, what you make it.
Travel and exploration are not just limited to the city, there are a wealth of options for outdoor adventure outside of Buenos Aires. Either just a short train, bus, or plane ride away, the entire country of Argentina is yours to discover. Your Spanish Language journey can take you south to Patagonia, where the towns take on the look and feel of a swiss mountain village; or you can travel north into Salta and Jujuy, where you will notice unique culinary styles and breathtaking landscapes. For those who enjoy wine, the province of Mendoza is a must when in Argentina. The region of Mendoza produces 70% of all wine made in Argentina and is wellknown throughout the wine world as an up and coming area for great wine at excellent prices. When it comes to exploring Latin America, The options are abundant and Argentina makes for an excellent place to start your journey into other countries such as Chile, Uruguay, Bolivia, or even Brasil!
Clearly there are many options when it comes to choosing a Spanish school in a large city like Buenos Aires. You have to decide what you are looking for in a school and if your needs match up with the school. Also, there is the issue of cost and the fun factor. Will your Spanish school help you explore Buenos Aires? Here at Ibero Spanish and TEFL School, we not only give our students customized Spanish classes that adapt to each students needs, but offer opportunties to socialize outside of class and practice your Spanish. Our full time staff includes an activities coordinator who organizes weekly activities for students to participate in at no extra charge and can also recommend places to visit for students with specific interests. Every week IBERO Spanish School offers a conversation workshop that takes place in a different café. That way, continuing students get to explore the city and everyone can share a conversation in a relaxed atmosphere. We also hold a weekly screening of an Argentine film at the school in the afternoon for students who have class in the mornings. Students watch contemporary as well as classic films whose directors and actors are recognized members of the vibrant Argentine film community. Watching movies produced in Argentina helps students with comprehension and also exposes students to Argentine culture and history. Íbero cultivates an enjoyable environment where students are immersed in the language and culture surrounding them.
IBERO TEFL Certification Course offers specialized classes for professors who are not native Spanish speakers, themed classes on different cultural and historic topics (from Carlos Gardel to famous Argentine authors), Spanish for medical professionals as well as businesspeople, and preperation classes for students wishing to take international langauge exams. We also offer a certificate program for students who want to teach English as a second language and are the only school in the city to offer both a certified TEFL course and Spanish language classes.
Finally, our school is located right in the center of Buenos Aires. Blocks from some of the must visit attractions, Ibero Spanish Language Institute makes an excellent launch point to explore the city. Our school is located 5 blocks from the Obelisk, the iconic architectural symbol of downtown. With this exceptional location, students can easily stroll to major landmarks such as the Plaza de Mayo, Recoleta, Florida street and other tourist attractions. The building itself is a piece of history, once being home to the most famous tango singer Carlos Gardel. All of our classrooms are equipped with audiovisual equipment, airconditioning for hot summer months, Wi-Fi throughout the building, computers for students to use and coffee and tea in the welcome lobby. As a student at Íbero Spanish school you will benefit from our years of experience and our self-designed line of coursebooks. "Throughout the years we have developed Spanish coursebooks corresponding to eight different levels from beginner to pre-advanced and updated these books according to what we have found our students need to practice more", says Florencia Bozzano Ibero Spanish School Director and TEFL Coordinator.
The specialization and individualized attention IBERO TEFL and Spanish School gives to each student is a unique advantage of our Spanish school, unmatched by other schools in Buenos Aires. We hope you choose to either begin your study of Spanish or continue learning the language here in Buenos Aires with us!