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Taalcursus Nederlands Almere
de Paal 104-106
1351 JJ Almere
Tel. +31 (0)36 5367482
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Language Courses Dutch at Suitcase talen in Almere

Located near the motorway A6 Almere-Lelystad, exit 4, Almere-Haven. Excellently accessible by car, bicycle and bus.

Participants call Suitcase talen 'best of Almere'. They mention the following strong points: well organized, professional teaching and small groups. Students of Suitcase talen are international, highly educated and ambitious. Some of them are expats or knowledge migrants, others are on the civic integration track and some of them have Dutch partners. Those for whom civic integration is compulsary, may contract a loan at the DUO group

Margreet Kwakernaak started Suitcase talen in 1995. She and her collegues taught residents of Almere and employees of international companies of Almere English and other languages. In 2007 Suitcase talen specialized in teaching Dutch, focusing on quality. Read more in student reactions.

Locatie Suitcase Almere
Suitcase talen has its own office in Almere, near the motorway A6 Almere-Lelystad, exit 4, Almere-Haven. It is excellently accessible by car, bus and bicycle. Free parking space is available.


Suitcase talen has been acknowledged as 'short professional education' and is registered in the CRKBO (Centraal Register Kort Beroepsonderwijs).

Suitcase talen is holder of the quality mark Blik op Werk. Persons for whom civic integration is compulsary, may get a loan at the DUO-groep if they study at a Blik op Werk school.

Since 2014 the percentage of students of Suitcase talen that passed the State Exams, is 20 % higher than the national percentage.

Students award Suitcase talen 8,1 points (on a scale of ten).

Margreet Kwakernaak is certified senior trainer NT2 (Dutch as a second language), examiner Staatsexamen NT2, author of eight books on Dutch. Her best known work is Dutch for Dummies, 2nd Edition. Werkwoorden op Rij 3 has been published in october 2017.

Margreet Kwakernaak is an active member of BVNT2 (Beroepsvereniging Docenten Nederlands als Tweede Taal, especially in the field of IT and Blended Learning.

   BVNT2 Beroepsvereniging van Docenten Nederlands als 2e Taal.