Maria's Fun Facts

Teaching Experience
29 Years
Maria has been teaching Spanish as a second language since 1988.
Languages Spoken
2 Languages
In addition to being a native Spanish speaker they also speak: English (Advanced)
Travels
4 Countries
She is an avid world traveler. She has visited or lived in the following countries: USA, England, Holland, Belgium, Spain and Cuba

MARIA'S INTRODUCTION

Maru has been teaching Spanish as a second language to foreigners since 1988. She started in a private high school and an elementary school in Mexico City. Then, she moved to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico where she lived and worked as a Spanish teacher in one of the top Spanish schools in the country for 18 years. Maru lives in Querétaro nowdays.

She has extensive experience creating new learning material that helps her students enjoy the learning process. Her hobbies include teaching, painting, and cooking. She loves animals and she lives with her cats.

Her Current Time Zone is:
(GMT -6:00) America/Mexico_City

She Can Teach These Specialized Courses:
Spanish for Tourists, Spanish for Business, Spanish for Medical, Spanish for Teachers, Mexican Cooking Class

She Can Teach The Following Age Groups:
Adults, Seniors

I always start with conversation. I solve doubts and check homework. I give two or three new rules of grammar or spelling.
Sometimes we work with books or exercises that I prepare. I like to use songs, virtual news or we play interactive games to give the classes a stimulating dynamic.

Anglo Mexicano, Mexico City, 1985-1988, Mexico City
Teachers degree - Anglo Americano 1984-1985, Mexico City
Specializations - 1995, 1996, and 1997, Universidad del Valle de México and Instituto Allende

Reading, writing, drawing, painting, cooking, watching movies.


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