IPAI School Connecting Strangers Through Love of Languages

Breaking Barriers August Cano moved to Costa Rica from his native Peru 27 years ago due to social and political unrest that had placed his family in danger.  He finished a Teaching and Translation degree at ULACIT, the Latin American University of Science and Technology. He founded IPAI, Instituto Pacifico de Idiomas, in the city […]

Prioritizing Education: Costa Rica Invests In Its Future Workforce

According to World Economic Forum, The Global Competitiveness Report 2015-2016, Costa Rica performed highest for quality of education system in Latin America. Education has been free and mandatory since 1870. Literacy rate is near 98% and the number of Ticos learning English as a second language continues to grow daily.  The country’s educational system has […]