What language would
you like to learn?


We Have Several Training Options


Meet Our Staff

  • Gloria Batista

    Gloria Batista

    Spanish Instructor

    Instructor Gloria Batista grew up in a Spanish-speaking household and has been with Capital Region Language Center almost since its beginning.

  • teacherplaceholder

    Charlene Grant

    Spanish Instructor

    Charlene Grant is a Spanish professor at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs and an instructor with Capital Region Language Center.

  • Rita Hausman

    Rita Hausman

    Latin Instructor and English as a Second Language Instructor for Children and Teens

    Rita Hausman is an English as a Second Language and Latin instructor at Capital Region Language Center.

  • Vicki Tremper

    Vicki Tremper

    French Instructor

    Vicki Tremper is a French instructor with Capital Region Language Center and the DSO for Empire State English.

  • Quanxi Wu

    Quanxi “James” Wu

    Chinese Instructor

    Quanxi Wu is a Chinese language instructor with Capital Region Language Center (CRLC).

  • Sara Zaidspiner

    Sara Zaidspiner

    Spanish Instructor

    Born and raised in Cuba, Sara Zaidspiner is a Spanish instructor with Capital Region Language Center (CRLC).

Upcoming Classes

ASL for Adults instructor, Kayani Isle

ASL for Adults

Tuesdays, 5:15-6:15 PM, starting October 17th
Tuesdays, 6:25-7:25 PM

Quanxi Wu

Chinese for Kids, Colonie

When and Where: Mondays, 5:30-6:30 PM, Colonie
Starting: September 12th
For Ages: 6-9

Maria Pauli

Spanish for Kids, Colonie

Mondays, 3:00-4:00 PM, for ages 3-5 – sign up now!
Mondays, 4:45-5:45 PM, for ages 5-8, starting October 3