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Sul Ross State University at Alpine (Spanish)
I am certified to teach secondary Spanish, History and ESL in the state of Texas. I graduated from Sul Ross State University in December of 1997 after having gone back to school in 1994 when I was 40 years old. I graduated in December of 1997 at the age of 44 with summa cum laude honors.
I was a teacher for 14 years, 13 and 1/2 of which I taught regular, pre-AP and AP Spanish courses. 4 of those years I also taught ESL classes. I have a bachelor's degree in Spanish with a minor in history. While at Sul Ross State University, I was awarded top Spanish major of the year and top history minor of the year awards in 1997. I was born in Mexico and am a native speaker.
I enjoy every aspect of teaching the language but especially teaching the rules on written accents in Spanish. I have found out that even native speakers and many Spanish teachers don't fully comprehend when a written accent is required on a Spanish term and why. I had to retire from teaching because I suffer from multiple sclerosis but I still love teaching Spanish and would tutor at my home or over the internet. I am certified to teach secondary Spanish, History and ESL in the state of Texas. I graduated from Sul Ross State University in December of 1997 after having gone back to school in
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Besides being certified by the state of Texas to teach Spanish I am also certified to teach ESOL. I received that certification on 8/5/1999. I taught ESOL for 4 years at Marfa High School in Marfa, Texas from 1998 to 2002.
Attended Sul Ross State university from 1994 to December of 1997. Certified by the state of Texas to teach Spanish in secondary schools since 1998. Taught upper level Spanish in 2 high schools for 13 and 1/2 years. I was born in Mexico and am a native Spanish speaker.
Secondary Spanish teacher certified in the state of Texas since 1998. High school Spanish teacher for 14 years.
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