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Instituto Jovel

Calle Francisco i. Madero # 45, San Cristobal de las Casas 29230, Mexico
+52 967 149 2468
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PERFECT! Private one to one instruction Absolutely the Best!

I spent 4 weeks at Jovel and was amazed at the way they work. One on one private and personalized... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
NJPHB
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Great School!

As an ESL teacher myself, I have taken classes all over the world, and the 2 weeks of private... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2018
Robert C
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SPANISH CLASSES: We offer private or small group spanish classes (maximum 5 students per group). Our spanish language classes are designed to develop linguistic competence at every level from beginning to advanced, integrating spanish language instruction with conversation and appreciation of the Mexican cultural context. We offer interesting, relevant and innovative classes; give professional guidance and share our understanding of Mexican culture. All of our teachers are native Mexican spanish speakers, specially-trained as second language teachers; they are also fluent in English, necessary sometimes to explain specific concepts or problematic structures. PROGRAM FEATURES: Private classes for individual attention 15 hours per week, flexible hours Native Spanish-speaking instructors Variety in instructional methods Specialized information and unique materials To register, please fill out our Online Registration Form. We will email you to let you know we have received your request
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Calle Francisco i. Madero # 45, San Cristobal de las Casas 29230, Mexico
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

I spent 4 weeks at Jovel and was amazed at the way they work. One on one private and personalized instruction. 2 different instructors so that you get the advantage of learning to 'hear' spanish from a male and female. To slightly different accents. The...More

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Reviewed February 9, 2018

As an ESL teacher myself, I have taken classes all over the world, and the 2 weeks of private classes I had at Instituto Jovel, were the best. Both my teachers were wonderful, helpful, kind and informative. I could ask any question I wanted, and...More

Thank Robert C
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Instituto J, Propietario at Instituto Jovel, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2018

Thank you so much for your nice comments, we really appreciate them!!!

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Reviewed November 1, 2017

I spent three weeks attending Instituto Jovel in June/July 2017. For the first week I studied Spanish in the mornings from 9 to 12. The teaching was one-to-one, with the first 90 minutes focusing more on grammar and the second 90 minutes, with a different...More

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Instituto J, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Instituto Jovel, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2017
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Agradezco muchísimo tu opinión a nuestras actividades y entrega de cada uno de nosotros aquí en Instituto Jovel. Lo hacemos...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent a month attending classes here and were very impressed with the school and its teaching staff. The school itself is located in its own building and is beautifully laid out and well maintained. Between us we had 6 different teachers...More

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Instituto J, Director General at Instituto Jovel, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Thank you so much for your comments, we really appreciate it!! We hope to see you in the future!!! Sincerely Reginaldo Gómez Director Instituto Jovel

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Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

I was not sure what to expect from two weeks of Spanish classes, but this was maybe my favorite part of the trip! The facilities are beautiful and the staff couldn't be more helpful. My teachers were great and really honed in on what my...More

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Instituto J, Director General at Instituto Jovel, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2017

Instituto Jovel thanks to your comments and suggestions about our institution. At Instituto Jovel we are committed to do our best to meet your expectations and satisfaction. We really believe in results. We hope to see you in the near future. Saludos!!! Reginaldo Gómez Director

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Reviewed April 23, 2017

I had three excellent teachers who pushed me hard, I feel I made good progress, and the school itself is beautiful and very conducive to learning. The classrooms are set around a beautiful garden. I would recommend Instituto Jovel.

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Instituto J, Propietario at Instituto Jovel, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2017

Thank you so much for your comments about our Spanish school and program. We hope to see you in the future. Remember, you are our friend at Instituto Jovel. Sincerely Reginaldo Gomez Director Instituto Jovel

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Reviewed March 24, 2017

Today I took a cooking course at Instituto Jovel. It began at noon and we finished eating our end product 3 and 1/2 hours later. The course costs $24 US which you reserve ahead of time at the Instituto Jovel which is also a language...More

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Reviewed February 16, 2017

I just came back from two weeks in San Cristobal de las Casas where I attended spanish classes here. I already speak a lot of spanish and was looking for a review and chance to practice, so took private 1:1 classes. The teachers were very...More

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Instituto J, Propietario at Instituto Jovel, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2017

Thank you for your nice comments, we really appreciate that!! Hope to see you in the future. It was a pleasure to teach you, your goals and expectations about learning Spanish are ours!! Reginaldo Gomez

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Reviewed January 13, 2017

I took Spanish lessons here for two weeks about a year ago. I could not recommend this place more highly. The teachers are first-rate. In addition to their very organized, efficient, and enthusiastic teaching, they go out of their way to familiarize you with the...More

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Instituto J, Propietario at Instituto Jovel, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2017

Thanks a lot for your comments, we everyday do our best to meet your expectations!! Sincerely Reginaldo Gomez Director

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Reviewed December 6, 2016

I stayed in San Cristobal de las Casas in November 2016. My trip to Mexico was the first thing I did after retiring from my job (aged 60). I wanted to improve my Spanish and, at the same time, learn a little more about Mexico...More

3  Thank Luc J
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Instituto J, Propietario at Instituto Jovel, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2017

Thank you for your nice comments!! We are happy we were helpful for your stay with us at Instituto Jovel and we met your expectations!! All the best!! Reginaldo Gomez

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