Our lives are enriched when we approach each day with a sense of wonder and discovery, and always challenge ourselves to try new things.
— Steve Parker

  Japanese guest visiting a friend on the Warm Springs Indian reservation.

Japanese guest visiting a friend on the Warm Springs Indian reservation.


I took TOEIC test the other day, and my score was 835. The last best score was 770, so 65 points up!! I appreciate you for your teaching during my homestay.
— Former Student

  Swiss student visiting Multnomah Falls.

Swiss student visiting Multnomah Falls.


Thank you so much for your every kindness. I am sure that my holiday in Portland must be a gift from God.
— Former Guest

  Colombian student visiting Mt. Hood.

Colombian student visiting Mt. Hood.


I had a very good time in Portland because of you. I learned a lot from you, not only in English, but also in the ways of thinking about life!
— Former Student

  Brazilian student visiting the Oregon Coast.

Brazilian student visiting the Oregon Coast.


I took the CAE. It was very difficult, but I passed! Thank you for helping me prepare for this test.
— Former Student

  German guest barbecuing bratwurst.

German guest barbecuing bratwurst.

  Taiwanese student enjoying a social event.

Taiwanese student enjoying a social event.