Welcome to ISL
International School of Languages Language classes in Bethesda Washington DC

We are a community-oriented language school dedicated to offering rigorous language education for all ages and levels of students in the Washington DC metro area. We focus on helping those students who have the need, will and desire to achieve the ability to effectively communicate in a foreign language.

ISL was founded in August 2006 by Marian Zapata.

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learn ASL in Bethesda Washington DCASL
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learn farsi in Bethesda Washington DCFarsi
learn french in Bethesda Washington DCFrench
learn german in Bethesda Washington DCGerman
learn hebrew in Bethesda Washington DCHebrew
learn italian in Bethesda Washington DCItalian
learn japanese in Bethesda Washington DCJapanese
learn korean in Bethesda Washington DCKorean
learn mandarin in Bethesda Washington DCMandarin
learn portoguese in Bethesda Washington DCPortuguese
learn russian in Bethesda Washington DCRussian
learn spanish in Bethesda Washington DCSpanish

Take a look inside ISL

We are passionate about helping you learn, gain confidence with your studies, and bringing your new language to life.

What our students say

student testimonial

Alice

Before I came here I didn’t know anything about Spanish, but after 6 months studying here my Spanish has improved much quickly than I ever expected. I absolutely recommend it for new students.

student testimonial

Hassan

I chose this course because I wanted to improve my writing and my friends told me this school has the best teachers.

student testimonial

Sae

The teachers are so professional and I have improved my English and ability to learn. I hope to continue my classes soon as a lot of my friends are still studying.

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