Spanish Teachers / Partner Schools

Our Native Spanish Speaking Teachers

Carolina graduated with BA in Languages from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. She is a Colombian native Spanish speaker. She is a proficient communicator and skilled in teaching foreign languages and Spanish as a second language. She has also has teaching and bilingualism experience in elementary schools, and experience teaching foreign languages in business contexts. Carolina also does translation and interpretation for ethnomusicology, art and culture as well as proofreading, communications and projects for NGOs.
Hernán is a professional in advertising. He studied communicational design theory at the University of Buenos Aires and is currently working on his thesis. Originally from Popayan, Colombia, he has worked as a Spanish and English teacher for several years, with both children and adults. He especially enjoys working online because it combines his love for teaching and the Internet.
Paola is a native Spanish speaker from Bogota, Colombia with vast experience in teaching Spanish as a second language. Holding a bachelor's degree in Psychology, she is interested in sports, music, reading and traveling. Paola is a current member of the Colombian Bowling Team, so she travels around the world competing in amateur, professional and international tournaments. Currently she is resides in Florida USA.
Patricia is a Spanish and ESL teacher from Bogota, Colombia. She studied Languages and Education to make a career of using the three things that she loves: teaching, communicating and helping others. During her 8 years of teaching in schools, Patricia always kept in mind students' interests, learning styles and motivation to learn a language. She is very passionate about Spanish and the Latin American culture in general. Her interests include dancing, traveling, meeting people from different cultures and trying new foods. Patricia has spent time throughout South America and strives to enrich her Spanish lessons with these experiences.
Sandra is a native Colombian, has lived in Spain for 6 years and now resides in the Manchester, United Kingdom. She is an expert in grammar, vocabulary, history, and literature of the Spanish language. She has worked at various institutes for 10 years teaching adults, teenagers, and children.

Costa Rica
Sofía is from San José, the capital of Costa Rica. She has taught Spanish for over 8 years in different language institutes and schools to students of all ages and holds a degree in Sustainable Tourism Management. She has a wide experience in the Medical Spanish field, and has trained dental hygienists who learnt Spanish in Costa Rica while providing dental services in indigenous communities. Sofía has traveled to USA several times improving her English language skills. In her free time she loves dancing and spending time with her family. She is devoted to teaching as it is an opportunity to learn about other cultures while teaching hers.
Fernanda is from Antigua, Guatemala, and now lives in Costa Rica. Her friendly and upbeat attitude and ready smile make her students feel very welcome, and she livens up her classes with a light sense of humor. She speaks conversational English, and her Spanish is easy to understand, making her a good choice for beginning and advanced students alike. She has been teaching Spanish for 10 years and has been teaching online the longest out of all our teachers.
Margarita's experience of over 11 years shows in her enthusiasm teaching students. She originally studied International Business and later became a Spanish teacher. Margarita is very friendly and upbeat. She lives in Antigua, Guatemala.

Margarita speaks limited English and teaches Intermediate to Advanced Spanish.
With 17 years experience teaching Spanish, Odilia has great depth of knowledge of how to help students progress with their Spanish. The hallmark of her approach is her patience with and attentiveness to the student. She is a fantastic teacher who thinks that learning Spanish is about more than grammar and vocabulary; it is about learning a whole new culture, including the movies, music, literature, news and family life..

She speaks Spanish only and teaches Intermediate to Advanced Spanish.

Aradid is from Oaxaca, Mexico. She is an English and Spanish teacher who has been teaching for over 7 years mostly at universities. Holding a BA in Language Teaching and a Master’s degree in Translation and Interpretation. Aradid speaks very fluent English and intermediate French. In her spare time she loves reading, exercising and listening to music. Aradid enjoys teaching people and helping them to learn not just the language but culture as well.
Giselle is from Mexico City, where she graduated with honors from UNAM,Mexico with a degree in Linguistics and Literature. She has extensive experience teaching all ages, children to adults. An avid reader, likes to meet people and has a passion for Spanish, culture and arts. Also working as a Spanish tutor in high school in Mexico and publishing projects related to literature. Giselle is a great choice for beginners as she speaks English.

Danitza has been teaching Spanish for more than 9 years and has a Bachelors in Business Administration. In addition to teaching Spanish online, Danitza has taught Spanish for many years at a Spanish language institute in Cusco, Peru. Danitza also speaks advanced English and conversational Italian. She loves children, nature, and playing basketball.
Tania is a former journalist who began teaching Spanish more than 6 years ago. She is a native Spanish speaker and also speaks proficient English and French. She holds a Bachelors in Communications and just recently returned from Spain where she was studying for a Master's degree. Tania enjoys practicing her French and English, and socializing with people.

Aurora has a masters degree of teaching of Spanish as a foreign language specialized in English speakers from the University of Sevilla and a diploma of Spanish Teacher of International House. She has experience teaching to students from around the world, especially to English, Russian and French speakers. She can explain clearly the differences between English and Spanish grammar such as subjunctive or ser/estar. She has worked at the University Stendal III of Grenoble (France) and in a university center for students from the U.S.A. in Sevilla Spain. She also has experience teaching children and teenagers, loves traveling, learning languages (she speaks English, Italian and French), and currently resides in Italy.
Hugo is a native Spanish speaker from Seville, Spain. He was living in Paris, but now currently resides in England and also speaks French and English. Holding a Master's Degree in Spanish Language and Literature Teaching, and a Bachelor's Degree in Communications. He likes reading, travelling, playing sports and music, when he is not tutoring online and in the classroom.

Ernesto is a language teacher and freelance translator. He holds a degree in Education with specialization in Modern Languages from Carabobo University, Venezuela. He also holds a Master's degree in International Hospitality Management from University of Strathclyde, Scotland. He has taught Spanish for 8 years and worked as a Spanish – English translator - interpreter for football clubs in the United Kingdom as well as for BBC Scotland. He is interested in the use of IT in the acquisition of languages.
Wilmarys is a native Spanish speaker from Valencia, Venezuela who speaks fluent English. She has a degree in Education from Carabobo University and is currently studying for a master's in linguistics. She has taught Reading and Writing, as well as Didactics, at Carabobo University. Her major passion is teaching and she is also interested in learning other languages.

Partnership with Máximo Nivel

Sí Spanish partners with Máximo Nivel to provide online Spanish classes with the same instructors that teach onsite at Maximo Nivel language schools in Guatemala and Peru. All of the Máximo Nivel institutes are high quality, accredited schools.

All Máximo Nivel locations offer these programs:

  • Native Spanish Program
  • Native English Program
  • TEFL/TESOL Certification Program
  • International Volunteer & Internship Program
  • Adventure & Culture Program

Contact us or go directly to the Máximo Nivel website for more information about their institutes in Latin America.