The network of summer language schools Converse International School of Languages has been successfully operating for more than 38 years, since 1972: today it is one of the most popular educational networks in the US, whose programs have been recognized as one of the most effective short-term vacation courses in the country. A special feature of the Converse International School of Languages is balanced, effective and interesting programs: accessible to students with any initial level of preparation (from Beginner / Elementary to Upper-Intermediate / Advanced), they competently combine academic studies and useful electives with a huge number of various excursions, events and entertainment, creative and sports studios. Annually, the centers of the Converse International School of Languages network gather students from all over the world - it's a great opportunity to make new friends, learn about the mentality, traditions and culture of different countries.
The effectiveness of language classes is explained by the small size of groups (up to 8-10 people maximum), as well as the professionalism and experience of teachers: each teacher has special accreditation for working with foreign students and international groups.
Summer camps of the Converse International School of Languages network are held on the basis of the best universities in the United States, for example UC Berkeley (Converse International School of Languages). The prestigious, large and famous University of California at Berkeley is just half an hour's drive from the vibrant, unique metropolis of San Francisco, providing students with ample opportunities for recreation, entertainment and sightseeing. UC Berkeley is considered to be the oldest in the huge University of California: it has repeatedly been recognized as the best state university in the United States, earned an excellent reputation among the colleagues in the educational world, students and their parents. This is the only state university that is included in the top 25 American universities - its graduates became 8 Nobel laureates and 3 laureates of the most prestigious Pulitzer Prize, well-known athletes, businessmen, diplomats and politicians.