Maria's Fun Facts
María Cervantes is a native Spanish teacher from Spain who is currently living in Slovakia. She is professionally trained in ELE (Spanish as a Foreign Language) and certified in DELE examination and SIELE. María de la Paz has been teaching Spanish as a foreign language and Spanish for business since 2008.
She likes to teach Spanish through culture and has a Bachelors degree in Slavic Studies as well as a PhD in European Cultural Studies. She loves outdoor sports and every expression of culture.
She is originally from Spain and currently resides in Slovakia.
Her Current Time Zone is:(GMT +1:00) Europe/Brussels
She Can Teach These Specialized Courses:DELE, Custom Professional, Spanish for Tourists, Spanish for Business, Spanish for Medical, Spanish for Teachers, Spanish for Priests
She Can Teach The Following Age Groups:Adolescents, College, Adults, Seniors
Communicative method oriented to students needs
January 2007. B.A. in Slavic Philology, University of Granada, Spain. Faculty of Philosophy and Literature. University of Granada. Spain.
August 2014. PhD in European Cultural Studies. Faculty of Philosophy. Matej Bel University, Banská Bystrica. Slovakia
OTHER EDUCATION AND COURSES
November 2008. XIII Spanish Teachers Network Meeting. Embassy of Spain in Slovakia. 20 hours.
November 2009. XIV Spanish Teachers Network Meeting. Embassy of Spain in Slovakia. 20 hours.
June 2010. Teaching Business Spanish as a Foreign Language. Fundación Universidad de La Rioja. On-line. 65 hours.
October 2010. Accredited DELE (Diploma of Spanish as a Foreign Language). Examiner. All levels. Instituto Cervantes. 55 hours.
November 2010. XV Spanish Teachers Network Meeting. Embassy of Spain in Slovakia. 17 hours.
December 2010. Workshop for Spanish teachers. ASEP Bratislava. 4 hours.
January 2011. Didactics of Films in Spanish as a Foreign Language. Instituto Cervantes in Vienna. 4 hours.
April 2012. Workshop for Spanish teachers. ASEP Bratislava. 8 hours
November 2012. XV Spanish Teachers Network Meeting. Embassy of Spain in Slovakia. 20 hours.
February 2013. Written Speech: Assessment Criteria. Instituto Cervantes in Vienna. 4
August 2017. Course for SIELE trainers. Instituto Cervantes. 20 hours