about martha  

here are so many wonderful reasons to study Spanish today. To start, companies all over the world are realizing the benefits of having Spanish-speaking employees. In the new, global economy, the ability to speak Spanish has boosted careers in all industries.

In addition to learning Spanish for work, people find Spanish classes especially helpful for:

* Traveling,
* Social engagements,
* Cultural development, and
* Family bonding

It is never too early to start learning a second language. In the last couple of years, scientific evidence suggests that growing up bilingual is very beneficial for brain development. In fact, children who learn a second language before adolescence...

* Are very likely to get a native-like pronunciation
* Show improved overall school performance
* Develop superior problem solving skills
* Have future access to a larger number of careers opportunities
* Get higher SAT scores

Spanish by Martha features Martha Furlong, a native Spanish teacher from Argentina who offers students of all ages unique and enjoyable Spanish language instruction. As a native Spanish teacher, Martha has the advantage of being able to teach not only the mechanics of the language like grammar and pronunciation, but to put it all in a cultural context. For Spanish students, understanding Spanish-speaking cultures makes learning the language a richer and more rewarding experience.

Martha offers Spanish language instruction to all levels, from beginning Spanish through advanced conversation. Instruction can be tailored to your level or specific goals, with an emphasis on conversational skills, pronunciation, as well as reading and writing Spanish.

You can choose the way you want to learn with Martha:

* Private/Semiprivate/Small groups Classes and Tutoring
* Classroom Instruction
* Workplace Instruction
* Seminars

While teaching individuals in the workplace is a popular choice for adults learning Spanish, Martha Furlong emphasizes that families can learn this wonderful language together, too, in their own home! There is so little quality time for families these days - learning a new language together is a good way to have fun and learn something useful for life.

Martha Furlong currently offers instruction in Boston and the surrounding communities such as Cambridge, Brookline, and Newton. For information about her services in your town, send an email or call 781-856-3855.

If you would like more information about the services available through Spanish by Martha, please feel free to contact the instructor, Martha Furlong.

Telephone: 781-856-3855
Fax: 617-713-3525