Experience

  • ESL ans SSL professor

    at Universidad Latina de Costa Rica

    February 2011 - May 2019

    Provincia de Heredia

    *Teaching languages (English and Spanish) and Biology to international and national pre-grade students *Planning, programming, and supervising the teaching staff *Evaluation and teaching materials Improvement *Curricular Development

  • International Consultant

    at ITS INFO COMUNICACIÓN

    January 2009 - July 2011

    Provincia de San José

    *Specialist in Multiculturism Seminars (American Culture) *Teaching ESL to executive people *Programs and teaching materials Improvement *Curricular Development to individual needs

  • English Professor (ESL)- Programs Evaluator

    at "UNIVERSIDAD INTERAMERICANA DE COSTA RICA"

    February 2008 - December 2009

    Provincia de Heredia

    *Teaching ESL to university students and adults *ESL Program Improvement for groups and individual needs *Teaching materials improvement *New teaching strategies training

  • Life / Earth / Physical Science / AP Biology / Chemistry /"Ciencias" (MEP)

    at THE AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOLS IN COSTA RICA

    June 2003 - November 2006

    Provincia de San José

    Country Day HS, Lincoln HS, American International School, Saint Francis HS, and Pam American School * Science Teacher in Spanish and English and Biology under the Costa Rican Calendar * Taught to Middle School, High School, and AP courses to American and Latin American students *High School Programs Evaluation *Programs and Curriculum Design in different subjects for groups or individual students and AP courses (College subjects)

  • Administrator / Teacher / Quality Control /Curriculum Design

    at INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE CONNECTION, New York, USA

    July 1992 - November 2000

    New York

    *Specialist in Multiculturism Seminars (American Culture) *Company Marketing *Hiring, training, and supervising of teaching staff *Providing private Spanish and English instruction to Wall Street’s people *Teaching Material development *Business, legal, and scientific translations and Quality Control *Proof-reading and voice-over services

  • Group Supervisor / Language instructor / Translator

    at BERLITZ LANGUAGE INTERNATIONAL, INC., New York, USA

    March 1988 - October 1998

    New York

    *Taught Spanish, SSL, to individuals, small groups of executives, and High School students *Coordination of Group sessions \ * Translating business material, voice-over, and proofreading *Curriculum Design for SSL programs *Teaching Materials improvement *Spanish proficiency for Private companies

Education

  • “Licenciatura” in Teaching

    at Universidad San Marcos

    2014 - 2017 (3 years) Provincia de Heredia

  • Professional Knowledge for English Language Teachers

    at University of Cambridge, London, UK. ESOL, Teaching Knowledge Certificate

    2008 - 2008 (1 year) Provincia de Heredia

  • “PARES Y LECTORES EVALUADORES”: Training y Standardization

    at SINAES

    2007 - 2008 (1 year) Provincia de San José

  • Postgraduate in Education, Master in Curriculum

    at "Universidad Latina de Costa Rica"

    2002 - 2007 (5 years) Provincia de San José

  • English (Conversation Workshop)

    at "Universidad de Costa Rica"

    2006 - 2006 (1 year) Provincia de San José

  • English (Conversation Workshop)

    at "Intensa"

    2005 - 2006 (1 year) Provincia de San José

  • English @ Work: Advance Professional English Practice

    at "Centro Cultural Costarricense-Norteamericano"

    2002 - 2002 (1 year) Provincia de San José

  • ESL, International Students

    at Columbia University

    1995 - 1995 (1 year) New York

  • ESL

    at Hunter College

    1994 - 1995 (1 year) New York

  • Completed two semesters towards Master of Arts, Environmental Science

    at The College of Staten Island

    1990 - 1992 (2 years) New York

  • BS, Agricultural Engineering

    at "Universidad de Costa Rica"

    1977 - 1983 (6 years) Provincia de San José

Languages

  • Spanish Native

  • English Native

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