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Learning a language is the key to living, participating and competing in a global society.
Middlebury Interactive offers students a summer of cultural and linguistic exploration—participants make a remarkable transformation and become true global citizens. The Day Academies were developed for middle and high school students, from beginners to advanced learners. The Academy is based on Middlebury College's long-standing tradition of immersive education, the gold standard in language learning for almost a century. Participants take the Middlebury Language Pledge which inspires them to communicate in their target language at all times. Language instructors are trained extensively on the Middlebury immersion method and support individual learning styles. The Academy in a unique and enriching life experience that prepares students for a globally connected 21st Century.
Students engage in four-weeks of full-immersion language learning while in a safe, supportive college environment with state-of-the-art facilities. Students take a Language Pledge that requires them to communicate in their target language at all times. This is an essential part of the program that makes every moment a learning experience. The Residential Language Academy creates a close community of friends, enhances language proficiency, encourages self-confidence and prepares students to become successful global citizens. Students gain an authentic college experience at one three campuses in the US—Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania, Pomona College in California and Green Mountain College in Vermont—and two locations abroad in Beijing, China, and Comillas, Spain. Visit site
Middlebury Interactive's Language Courses offer a versatile and dynamic approach to language learning. They help students develop communicative competence in the target language while building a strong foundation in correct grammar and vocabulary usage. Digital language courses are offered in Spanish, French, Chinese and German. Buy world language courses online.