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!

Come celebrate "Día de Muertos Fiesta" Sunday, November 5th

Join us at Tierra on Sunday, November 5th from 4:00-6:00pm and experience the fascinating Mexican traditions for celebrating “Día de Muertos”!

Practice speaking Spanish and deepen your cultural understanding as we enjoy mingling over a delicious potluck meal, with traditional treats including tamales, pan de muerto, and atole. We’ll close the evening with a Latin American guitar performance by our school director! We invite you to bring a picture of a deceased loved or admired one to add to our altar, commemorating those who have passed with a beautiful ofrenda or “offering”.

This exciting event is free and open to the community! Bring a dish or beverage to share and invite your family and friends of all ages!

Mid-Fall Term Spanish classes start Oct. 30th!

Round off 2017 with a feeling of accomplishment by joining a 5-week Spanish course in our Mid-Fall Term at Tierra! Join a twice-weekly class on weekday mornings or evenings and make real progress in less time than you’d think possible! Classes start the week of Oct. 30th - there will be no classes held the week of Thanksgiving, so you won’t have to worry about missing Spanish class while you celebrate the holiday.

Check out our complete Mid-Fall Term Schedule and Register today to save your spot!

If you’ve studied Spanish before, take one of our online placement exams and we’ll get back to you quickly with our recommendation!


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