TEACHER PROFILES

CONGRATULATIONS TO LILIANA, New Beginner Spanish book published in
October 2010. Available at Books & Books on Lincoln Road.


NAME: Liliana
FROM: Pasto, Colombia
I TEACH: Spanish
YEARS TEACHING EXPERIENCE: 7
PREVIOUSLY TAUGHT IN: Colombia
DEGREE / OTHER EXPERIENCE: Studied Psychology at University de Los Andes, Colombia and Masters in Marketing Strategy.
WHAT STUDENTS FIND CHALLENGING: Spanish Prepositions: Por-Para (Yo corro por la playa, but Yo voy para mi casa) Verbs Ser and Estar (Luis es de Peru, but Luis esta en Miami)

FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT MIAMI: Warm weather, beautiful beaches, happy people and students who come from all over the world!





NAME: Maria
FROM: MÁLAGA- SPAIN
I TEACH: Spanish
YEARS TEACHING EXPERIENCE: 6
PREVIOUSLY TAUGHT IN: Spain
DEGREE / OTHER EXPERIENCE: Degrees in Elementary Educationt & Foreign Languages
WHAT STUDENTS FIND CHALLENGING ABOUT MY LANGUAGE: Subjunctive
FAVORITE THING ABOUT MIAMI: The sunsets





NAME: Pelican
FROM : Havana, Cuba
I TEACH: Spanish
YEARS TEACHING EXPERIENCE: 10 years
PREVIOUSLY TAUGHT IN: Cuba
DEGREE / OTHER EXPERIENCE: BA Humanities
WHAT STUDENTS FIND CHALLENGING ABOUT MY LANGUAGE: Verbs: Ser/ Estar ( Estoy listo / Soy listo)
FAVORITE THING ABOUT MIAMI: The beach, The Everglades, the cosmopolitan South Beach, riding my bike to work!