World-class English language learning

Study English in a Portland English language school where students from around the world
learn English in unique and effective English language programs

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PELA has more programs and classes to fit everyone’s needs

 

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Why students love PELA!

- Hiroko, Japan
- Hiroko, Japan
I really liked the TOEFL class. He taught us many methods which were easy to understand, and he created a good mood in the classroom. He is the best teacher that I ever took TOEFL classes with.
Min-Hsiu, Taiwan
Min-Hsiu, Taiwan
My HOST MOTHER is really kind and willing to share a lot. I learned so much while living with her about Portland culture and the way people live in America. I love my host mother and her sweet daughter and son!
Mai, Japan
Mai, Japan
My VOLUNTEERING activities at PELA were great English practice! Everyone at Buckman Elementary School was friendly and they liked to talk about anything. I realized that I really like taking care of children.
Juliana, Colombia
Juliana, Colombia
The strengths of PELA are many. All the time the TEACHERS in PELA are trying to help us to improve our English. Every day we are learning something new!

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