AT BOULDER SPANISH WE HAVE SOME OF THE MOST PASSIONATE AND OUTGOING SPANISH TEACHERS IN BOULDER COUNTY WITH ENGAGING LESSONS, THEY ARE READY TO HELP YOU PROGRESS TO NEW LEVELS IN YOUR SPANISH JOURNEY.
Varón Osorio is from Mérida, Yucatán, México. He is a bilingual educator, artist, and entrepreneur who has mastered the art of teaching both the English and Spanish languages by combining both a classical and a modern approach inside and outside the classroom. At a young age, he was initiated in Latin and Classic Greek Etymology and then pursued a career in teaching the Spanish and English languages. He has now accumulated 20 years’ experience and has taught thousands of students from over 40 nations in elementary schools, junior and senior high schools, universities, and many private language schools in both the United States and Mexico.
Yolanda Lucas is from Madrid, Spain. She is an adventurous and lively woman who believes in persistence and focus to achieve anything you may want. Her professional career in Spain went from being a teacher for 8 years, then becoming a system administrator for international telecommunication and banking companies for another 8 years, and, finally, deciding to work with people again by becoming a coach, trainer and speaker in communication skills for business owners and entrepreneurs. After moving to Boulder in 2016 she had the chance to
teach Spanish in a high school, where she discovered the joy of teaching her language and sharing her culture with students. There she had the opportunity to develop activities for the students to help them to keep focus and motivation in class. She has also participated in events such as leading Spanish conversation groups, were she had the chance to go to a higher level with her students. Her expertise is in helping people learn to communicate efficiently, become more confident and fluent and, specially, improve their professional Spanish skills.
Javier Acevedo De La Torre started developing a passion for teaching the Spanish language, his native tongue, since he arrived to the U.S. for the first time in 2008. He has taught philosophy of politics and philosophy of language and logic in the Aurora Community College since January 2018. Although he was born in Tepetongo, which is a small town from Zacatecas, Mexico, he started traveling to the U.S. since he was 8 years old. Join us for the programs where Javier will teach basic tools to acquire the Spanish language from scratch, and get some practice to become proficient in a conversational level. His skills for teaching are exceptional and he will answer questions succinctly about the underlying grammar of the Spanish language
David Faulkner holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Spanish, with an emphasis in teaching, and has taught Spanish in every grade from fourth to the university level. He is passionate about the fundamentals of language, as well as interpersonal communication and personal expression, particularly where their practical application has a positive impact on people’s lives. David is the author of Superheroes (2015) and De cabo a rabo (2017), but his true calling is teaching Spanish and inspiring others to practice it in their daily lives. When he’s not teaching, David enjoys spending time with his two children, traveling the world, and staying active. He is an idealist and a relentless dreamer, reveling in the happiness of pursuit.