is organized, responsible, and extremely intelligent.
She knows the Czech language inside-out
-the colloquial spoken as well as the more formal written. What is
perhaps more important, though,
is the reality that she understands how to
most effectively pass
that knowledge on to
her students. Whether you’re interested in becoming fluent or just
looking for a personalized “crash course” before traveling to the Czech
Republic, Silvie is the person to go to."
- Philip Valenta, IT Systems Specialist &
Seattle Central Community College
teach Conversational Czech courses at the University of Washington
Experimental College in Seattle, Seattle Central Community College, and Rick Steves' Travel Center in Edmonds.
Here is a schedule of upcoming classes:
Beginning Czech for Travelers at Rick Steves' Travel Center
October 20, 2012
12:00 (noon) - 1:30 pm
Location: Rick Steves' Europe Through the Back Door
130 4th Avenue North
Edmonds, WA 98020-2009
This class is free and handouts are provided.
Please go here to register.
Conversational Czech I For
Beginners – Level I
Fall Quarter 2011
October 11 – December 6, 2011
Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Class is held in Parrington Hall on the University of Washington campus in Seattle.
Instructor: Silvie Opatrná
General Public: $179
UW Students: $129
You can register for the course here.
Online registration begins Monday, September 12, 2011.
Phone registration begins Monday, September 26, 2011.
Registration is through the ASUW Experimental College.
Information: (206) 543-4375
Registration: (206) 68-LEARN
Web address: exco.org
Are you traveling to Prague? Would you like to develop closer relationships with Czech relatives and friends? Do you want to get an idea
of what the Czech language is about before taking UW credit courses?
This course focuses on developing listening and speaking skills with an
emphasis on conversation. Topics covered include greetings,
introductions, food, socializing, accommodations, transportation, traveling.
All course materials are provided.
Feel free to contact me with any questions regarding the classes.
Phone: (206) 779-0530
You can register for classes by calling the University of Washington
Experimental College and Seattle Central Community College.