Our partner school Kaplan International in Chicago has over 75 years experience in teaching English as a foreign language. The school is conveniently located close to busy commercial streets and just a few blocks from the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. From here you can access the city at ease, with bus stops and metro stations located in the immediate area.
The school is housed in a large building in the center of the city. The modern facilities have completely equipped classrooms with interactive white boards and wifi, as well as computers. From the student lounge, you can admire the gorgeous view of the city whilst taking a break between classes, reading a book or getting to know your fellow classmates. The teaching methodology used at Kaplan focuses on the use of all available resources to motivate students in their learning including their own material, online resources and multimedia resources alongside competent and dedicated teachers. Additionally, the school creates opportunities for students to practice their language skills after class, through the great program of activities the school organizes.
The team at Kaplan International Chicago prepare an exciting weekly activity program which students can participate in as a part of the course price or at a reduced cost. The team is also happy to help students with arranging their own activities and travel for their free time. Some of the activities include city tours and visits to sites of interest as well as visiting festivals and cultural events.