Cristina is a Native Spanish Tutor and specialises in online tuition for My Language Lab. She was awarded a scholarship in 2019 and is a visiting Spanish Postgraduate Lecturer at San Diego State University.
Originally from Spain’s capital Madrid, Cristina first taught Spanish in our Cardiff centre. During her time there, she taught children and adults, both at Cardiff Montessori School as well as several primary schools. She then taught children, adults, exam-level students and businesses, both face-to-face and online.
Cristina speaks native Spanish, fluent English and conversational French.
Cristina has a Postgraduate and Master's degree in Spanish as a second language at Universidad de Alcalá (UAH). She took Spanish for Specific Purposes (EFE ‘Español con Fines Específicos’) and Spanish for migrants as extra subjects.
She also has a Degree in Teacher Training from the Universidad de Alacalá in Madrid, a course that was taught in both Spanish and English.
Most recently, Cristina completed an internship at EnClave-ELE, a Spanish independent publishers based in Madrid.
Cristina has worked as a Primary School Teacher in various schools in Madrid and Slovenia. She holds a valid Enhanced DBS check.
The classes are great and Cristina is brilliant teacher
I've had excellent tuition from Cristina over the last year by Skype, which has improved my Spanish enormously. The scheduling and lessons have been very flexible, which has worked really well to fit in with my own busy schedule.