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!

Join a fun and engaging Spanish class this Spring!

Spring is around the corner - a perfect time to get some extra brain exercise and pick up an incredibly useful skill by studying Spanish at Tierra! Our Spring Term schedule is packed full with 12 Spanish course levels from Beginner to Advanced, Spanish for Healthcare Professionals, and exciting special courses to polish your reading and conversational skills - we’re sure you’ll find the perfect fit for you ability level and learning goals!

Check out our Spring Term class schedule here and REGISTER today to reserve your spot! Classes begin the week of April 6th and are filling quickly!

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

Spring Term Spanish Classes for Children - Discover Mexico at Tabor Space!

This Spring, introduce your child to the Spanish language and Mexican Culture as we explore the theme: “Discover Mexico”! Offered on Saturday mornings, in these classes, children will learn basic Spanish vocabulary interwoven with popular children’s songs from Mexico, typical games and group activities, and crafts introducing students to different aspects of Mexican culture. We’re excited to begin offering our Spanish classes for kids at Tabor Space - located at 5441 SE Belmont St.!

To learn more or register your child please click here.


We're excited to announce this month Tierra is moving to a more spacious and comfortable new location:
5745 NE Glisan St.!

There will be no classes and our office will be closed March 15th - April, 5th 2015 as we make this change. Throughout this time, you can reach us by phone during our normal office hours Monday - Friday 12:30 - 5:30pm at (503) 213-3677 or you can contact us hereWe will reopen in our new location for our Spring Term, starting Monday, April 6th.


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