Portland English Language Academy Testimonials

Read why students are glad they chose to learn English at PELA!

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How do students feel about our teachers and staff? What do student think about the PELA campus? Find out here!

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What do students think about our programs? Are our test-preparation classes effective? Learn more here!

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What do students say about our host families? What do students like about the Student House? Find out here!

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What makes Portland special? Why do students fall in love with Oregon? Discover all Portland has to offer here!

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Misako, Japan
Misako, Japan
My HOST FAMILY is very kind and so nice! They took me to some famous place every weekend. Moreover, if I have somewhere to go, they take me to that place. And when I had some trouble, they helped me kindly.
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.
Johanna, Colombia
Johanna, Colombia
My TEACHERS are easy going people. They are always trying to help you and trying to understand your ideas.
- 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.

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