Schedule

REGISTRATION FOR THE FALL 2019 SEMESTER IS OPEN! 

GLN’s Fall 2019 offerings: 

Arabic , Czech , English as Second Language (ESL) , Farsi , French , German , Italian , Japanese , Korean , Mandarin Chinese , Pashto , Polish , Portuguese , Quechua , Romanian , Russian , Spanish , Swahili , Turkish , Urdu , Uzbek , Yoruba                                     

                                             Please follow our instructions for registration.

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Our registration form is having technical issues so please select the class that you want and leave the rest of the form blank in order to register for your choice. It will process correctly if you leave the questions blank with only your class selection indicated in the drop-down menu. Thank you for registering!

You can email learn@thegln.org for assistance as well or call #202-684-6627, Monday to Friday between 9 am and 5 pm. 

Place the $200 registration fee ($100 of which is refundable subject to our attendance policy) to secure your place in the class. We look forward to seeing you in class soon!

 

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*REGISTRATION FOR FALL CLASSES IS NOW OPEN*

Fall 2019 Semester Dates

  • Registration: Registration for Fall classes is open now.
  • Semester Dates: September 15th – December 19 (except when alternate dates are noted).
  • Classes meet once a week for two hours each for six or twelve weeks with two makeup dates at the end of the semester (except when an alternate schedule is noted).

Want to get a sure spot in a class? Join GLNsiders or host a class at your office.  Our most popular classes such as Spanish, French, Portuguese, German, and Arabic often have hundreds of people submitting requests for a limited number of seats. Join our GLNsiders community or host a class at your office and receive Priority Registration (a guaranteed spot in a class of your choice).

Language Placement Form

Please note that if you want to take a non-Foreigner level course, you may have to complete our online Language Placement Form. Read more about our language levels. You have to fill out this form if:

  • You have not taken the previous level course with GLN within the past two semesters.
  • You have taken the previous level course with GLN within the past two semesters but did not meet the attendance requirements (you missed more than two classes)

Makeup Sessions

We include 1 or 2 weeks of make-up classes as part of our semester planning in the event that one or two of your classes are canceled due to holiday or other official GLN cancellations. Please include those extra sessions in your planning since they will count towards your semester attendance should they need to be used.

*REGISTRATION FOR FALL 2019 IS OPEN!*

Classes will now start September 15th – December 19TH. Sign up on our homepage for our GPS newsletter or follow us on social media.

Please email learn@thegln.org for assistance.

(All the dates mentioned below include the pre-scheduled makeup classes)

12 AND 6  WEEK FALL 2019 COURSE SCHEDULE

(All the dates mentioned below include the pre-scheduled makeup classes)

We continue to add more classes – be sure to check regularly for updates!

Executive Session 6-Week Classes – Registration Now Open

6-week class options – 17 class options
Amharic Foreigner with Yonathan on Tuesdays – 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 5th to Dec. 17th
Arabic Tourist with Chong on Sundays – 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th
French Foreigner with Brittany on Mondays – 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Farragut from Nov. 4th to Dec 16th
French Explorer with Elena on Thursdays – 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Farragut from Nov. 7th to Dec 19th
Hindi Foreigner with Nikita on Sundays – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Dupont from Nov. 10th to Dec 15th
Korean Foreigner with Yujin on Mondays- 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Farragut from Nov. 4th to Dec 16th
Mandarin Foreigner with Qin on Sundays – 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm Dupont from Oct. 27 to Dec 8th
Mandarin Foreigner with Li on Thursdays – 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm Dupont from Nov. 14th to Dec. 19th
Polish Foreigner with Diana on Mondays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Oct. 21 to Dec 16th
Russian Foreigner with Maksim Sundays – 10:00 am- 12:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th
Russian Nearly Native with Bella on Tuesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Oct. 22 to Dec 17th
Spanish Foreigner with Elena on Mondays – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 4th to Dec 16th
Spanish Tourist with Rachel on Sundays – 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 10th to Dec 15th
Swahili Foreigner with Bertha on Thursdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Oct. 31 to Dec 19th
Tagalog Foreigner with Conchita on Sundays – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 10th to Dec 15th
Turkish Foreigner with Alize on Sundays – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 10th to Dec 15th
Yoruba Foreigner with Busayomi on Sundays – 3:00 pm- 5:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th

Amharic- 1 class option
Special 6-week Class! Amharic Foreigner with Yonathan on Tuesdays – 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 5th to Dec. 17th

Arabic – 6 class options
Arabic Foreigner with Meriem on Sundays – 10:00 am- 12:00 pm Farragut from Sept. 22 to Dec 15th
Arabic Foreigner with Mustafa on Tuesdays – 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm Farragut from  to Sept. 24 to Oct. 31st
Arabic Foreigner with Amin on Thursdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 19 to Dec 19th
Special 6-week Class! Arabic Tourist with Chong on Sundays – 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th
Arabic Explorer with Ahmed on Tuesdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 17 to Dec 17th
Arabic Frequent Flyer with Khalid on Sundays –  12:00 pm- 2:00 pm Farragut from Sept. 22 to Dec 15th

Czech – 1 class option
Special 6-week Class! Czech Foreigner with Miroslav on Mondays – 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm Dupont from Oct. 21 to Dec 16th

English As A Second Language (ESL) – 3 class options 
Note: Intensive English classes meet twice a week, as a result students are expected to pay the full class fee of $200. 
English As A Second Language (ESL) Frequent Flyer/Nearly Native with Daniel on Thursdays – 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm Dupont from Sept. 19 to Dec 19th
Special 6-week Class! *Intensive Option 1 – English As A Second Language (ESL) Frequent Flyer/Nearly Native with Samantha on Mondays – 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm Dupont from Oct. 21 to Dec 16th 
Special 6-week Class! *Intensive Option 1 –  English As A Second Language (ESL) Frequent Flyer/Nearly Native with Samantha on Wednesdays – 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm Dupont from Oct. 23 to Dec 18th
*Intensive Option 2 –  English As A Second Language (ESL) Frequent Flyer/Nearly Native with Anne on Tuesdays – 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm Dupont from Sept. 17 to Dec 17th
*Intensive Option 2 –  English As A Second Language (ESL) Frequent Flyer/Nearly Native with Claire on Thursdays – 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm Dupont from Sept. 19 to Dec 19th 

Farsi- 1 class option
Farsi Foreigner with Azin on Tuesdays – 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm Farragut from Sept. 24 to Dec 17th

French – 6 class options
Special 6-week Class! French Foreigner with Brittany on Mondays – 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Farragut from Nov. 4th to Dec 16th
*Lottery* French Foreigner with Hubert on Tuesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 17 to Dec 17th
*Lottery*  French Foreigner with Meriem on Thursdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 19 to Dec 19th
French Tourist with Kayiraba on Sundays – 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm Farragut from Sept. 22 to Dec 15th
Special 6-week Class! French Explorer with Elena on Thursdays – 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Farragut from Nov. 7th to Dec 19th
*Lottery*  French Frequent Flyer with Kayiraba on Tuesdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 17 to Dec 17th

German- 3 class options
German Foreigner with Marvin on Wednesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 18 to Dec 18th
German Foreigner with Marie on Thursdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 26 to Dec 19th
German Tourist with Annika on Wednesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 18 to Dec 18th

Hindi- 1 class option
Special 6-week Class! Hindi Foreigner with Nikita on Sundays – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Dupont from Nov. 10th to Dec 15th

Italian- 2 class options
Italian Foreigner with Alessia on Mondays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 23 to Dec 16th
Italian Tourist with Alessia on Wednesdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 18 to Dec 18th

Japanese- 1 class option
Japanese Foreigner with Rieko on Sundays – 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm Farragut from Sept. 22 to Dec 15th

Korean- 2 class option
Korean Foreigner with Gerald on Thursdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm McPherson Square from Sept. 19 to Dec 19th
Special 6-week Class! Korean Foreigner with Yujin on Mondays- 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm McPherson Square from Nov. 4th to Dec 16th

Mandarin (Chinese)- 8 class options
Special 6-week Class! Mandarin Foreigner with Qin on Sundays – 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm Dupont from Oct. 27 to Dec 8th
Mandarin Foreigner with Ryan on Wednesdays – 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm Dupont from Sept. 18 to Dec 18th
Mandarin Foreigner with Mingming on Thursdays – 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm Dupont from Sept. 19 to Oct. 31st
Special 6-week Class! Mandarin Foreigner with Li on Thursdays – 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm Dupont from Nov. 14th to Dec. 19th
Mandarin Tourist with Yangyang on Tuesdays – 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm Dupont from Sept. 17 to Nov 3rd
Special 6-week Class! Mandarin Explorer with Qin on Sundays – 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm Dupont from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th
Mandarin Frequent Flyer with Chuhan on Tuesdays – 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm Rosslyn from Sept. 17 to Dec 17th
Mandarin Nearly Native with Jonathan on Tuesdays – 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm McPherson Square from Sept. 17 to Dec 17th

Pashto- 1 class option
Special 6-week Class! Pashto Foreigner with Chong on Sundays – 10:00 am- 12:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th

Polish- 1 class option
Special 6-week Class! Polish Foreigner with Diana on Mondays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Oct. 21 to Dec 16th

Portuguese – 3 class options
Portuguese Foreigner with João on Wednesdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 25 to Dec 18th
Portuguese Tourist with João on Mondays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 23 to Dec 16th
Portuguese Frequent Flyer with Benjamin on Thursdays – 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm Chinatown from Sept. 19 to Dec 19th

Quechua- 1 class option
Special 6-week Class! Quechua Foreigner with Julia on Mondays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Oct. 21 to Dec 16th

Romanian- 1 class option
Romanian Foreigner with Nicoleta on Tuesdays – 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm Dupont from Sept. 24 to Dec 17th

Russian- 8 class options
Special 6-week Class! Russian Foreigner with Maksim Sundays – 10:00 am- 12:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th
Russian Foreigner with Kate on Tuesdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 24 to Dec 17th
Russian Foreigner with Olga on Wednesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Rosslyn from Sept. 25th to Dec 18th
Special 6-week Class! Russian Foreigner with Max on Thursdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Oct. 24 to Dec 19th
Russian Tourist with Maksim on Mondays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 23 to Dec 16th
Russian Explorer with Max on Wednesdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 18th to Dec 18th
Russian Frequent Flyer with Maksim on Wednesdays – 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm Chinatown from Sept. 18 to Dec 18th
Special 6-week Class! Russian Nearly Native with Bella on Tuesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Oct. 22 to Dec 17th

Spanish- 9 class options
*Lottery*  Spanish Foreigner with Jhalymarie on Sundays – 3:00 pm- 5:00 pm Farragut from Sept. 22 to Dec 15th
Special 6-week Class! Spanish Foreigner with Elena on Mondays – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 4th to Dec 16th
*Lottery*  Spanish Foreigner with Piero on Wednesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 18 to Dec 18th
Special 6-week Class! Spanish Tourist with Rachel on Sundays – 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 10th to Dec 15th
*Lottery*  Spanish Tourist with Andrey on Tuesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Rosslyn from Sept. 17 to Dec 17th
*Lottery*  Spanish Explorer with Alejandra on Tuesdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 17 to Dec 17th
*Lottery*  Spanish Explorer with Piero on Tuesdays – 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 24 – Dec. 17th
*Lottery*  Spanish Frequent Flyer with Juan on Thursdays – 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm McPherson Square from Sept. 19 to Dec 19th
Spanish Nearly Native with Alejandro on Thursdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 19 to Dec 19th

Swahili – 2 class options
Special 6-week Class! Swahili Foreigner with Bertha on Thursdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Oct. 31 to Dec 19th
Special 6-week Class! Swahili Tourist with Martin on Sundays – 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th

Tagalog- 1 class option
Special 6-week Class! Tagalog Foreigner with Conchita on Sundays – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 10th to Dec 15th

Turkish – 1 class options
Special 6-week Class! Turkish Foreigner with Alize on Sundays – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Farragut from Nov. 10th to Dec 15th

Urdu – 2 class options
Urdu Foreigner with Ishaq on Wednesdays – 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Farragut from Sept. 18 to Dec 18th
Special 6-week Class! Urdu Tourist with Ishaq on Sundays – 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th

Yiddish – 1 class option
Special 6-week Class! Yiddish Foreigner with Lee on Sundays – 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm Silver Spring from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th

Yoruba – 1 class options
Special 6-week Class! Yoruba Foreigner with Busayomi on Sundays – 3:00 pm- 5:00 pm Farragut from Oct. 20 to Dec 15th

* Acceptance to Lottery classes is guaranteed with Priority Registration, it is otherwise subject to our lottery based on high-demand. We encourage you to apply to your favorite class. Please contact us at Learn@thegln.org for questions.

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