What language would
you like to learn?


We Have Several Training Options


Meet Our Staff

  • Susan Moyer

    Director of Operations

    Susan Moyer is the Director of Operations of Capital Region Language Center and Operations Manager & DSO of Empire State English.

  • 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.

  • JH Cho

    Korean Instructor

    JH Cho came from South Korea with her family in 2013. She loves to learn and to teach. She began teaching Korean with CRLC in 2015.

  • Paige Fuller

    ASL Instructor

    Paige Fuller teaches American Sign Language. Paige joined CRLC in 2018.

  • 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.

  • Hope Johnson

    ESL & Russian Instructor

    Hope Johnson teaches Russian and ESL. As a language learner herself, she understands the challenges that students face. She joined CRLC and ESE in 2018.

  • Quanxi “James” Wu

    Chinese Instructor

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

Upcoming Classes

Now offering!

CRLC is now offering trial classes and short-term private language courses!

ASL for Adults

Colonie: Tuesdays, 6:30-8:00 PM

Spanish for Adults

Spanish for Adults

We have new Spanish class offerings for adults this winter. 
Each class is a small group class of 20 hours, 2 90-minute classes each week, lasting 6 to 8 weeks.