Frequently Asked Questions

What makes your classes different?

All of our instructors are passionate and engaging. We believe that there is an art to learning and language and that it should be an ENJOYABLE, ENGAGING and INTERACTIVE experience Not just another class based on conjugating verbs. We show you the methods and ways to get you speaking as quickly as possible Or teach you the skills that are required to do well on any test that you may take.
We don’t hire teachers that we personally wouldn’t want to spend time with on a weekly basis. We are only as good as our teachers and we are proud to say that we have great ones!

I just want to speak, do you offer just conversation classes?

Speaking is what Spectrum Flow conversation courses are all about! We appreciate and understand many adults have been traumatized and turned off to languages by their experiences in the past. Our job is to turn that experience around and make it an enjoyable one with based on SPEAKING and not just grammar.

How many classes does it take for me to start speaking?

Depending on your learning ability and previous experiences you can start speaking in as little as 1 to 2 hours!

What languages do you teach?

Farsi
Vietnamese
Russian
Spanish
Italian
French
German
Portuguese
Chinese
Japanese
Armenian
Arabic
Turkish
English as a second language (ESL)
English for native speakers

How big are the classes?

Classes typically range from 1 to 8 Students. Average class size for a small group is 4 to 5 Students

Do you have native instructors?

Yes. We offer a mix of native instructors as well as non-native instructors depending on the style and needs of our students. We have found that high school students typically learn better from non-native speakers as they have had to learn the language themselves. Whereas native speakers and non native speakers can teach adults and executives. You are able to request which you would like.

Where do the classes take place?

We offer both in office and in home or business location services.

How do the online classes work?

Spectrum Online puts language learning at your fingertips, right from the comfort of your own home or office! All you need to get started is a free Google+ account, a webcam and a good enough internet connection. Our certified, experienced and native speakers are available around the clock, making Spectrum Online learning by far the most convenient way to learn a language and start speaking right away!

What materials/methodology do you use?

We recognize and believe that each student is different and their needs their learning styles and their ability to learn languages. That said, we believe that is important to customize and choose the best materials that will serve their needs rather than adhere to a set curriculum.

How much do classes cost?

CUSTOMIZED INDIVIDUAL PROGRAMS:

Prices range from $450.00-$695.00 for a ten session package depending on the language, location, and promotions

We do offer incentive pricing for new customers including FREE TRIAL SESSIONS!

In addition we offer DISCOUNTS FOR REFERRALS of new students.

GROUP SESSIONS: 
Any new group class can be started with 3 or more students for $180.00 for 10 session in-office class. Or join a class for a prorated amount. Make up sessions are always available. And we offer FREE TRIAL SESSIONS!

ONLINE SESSIONS: 

Sold in packages of five or 10 sessions
Price range between $350-$450 for 10 session packages. FREE TRIAL SESSION to be offered

For all adult courses
* Materials are not included In the price
* Materials can and often are emailed to students or a textbook is chosen based upon the student’s goals, level and learning style

STUDENT TUTORING:
Price ranges from $60-$75 per hr

TRANSLATIONS/EDITING:
services are negotiable and based upon the amount of work needed to be done

Do you offer test prep for TEFL.TESOL, BULATS, etc.?

We provide all test prep for the above tests and more!

Do you provide student visas?

We do not provide student visas