Our teacher Leonardo was born in Ecuador, in Quito, but he got his Bachelor’s degree in language teaching a whole lot closer to us, in Saint Petersburg, where he lived for 15 years working as a Spanish teacher for a long time. He’s also lived and studied in Madrid, where he obtained his Master’s degree in teaching Spanish as a foreign language. His colorful teacher career also includes a year in Bangkok. Leonardo has worked in Hispaania Maja since 2016, offering online private lessons for adults and children at all levels. He also helps to prepare for DELE exams.
From: Quito, Ecuador
Education: Pedagogical Academy of St. Petersburg (Bachelor’s degree in teaching foreign languages), Antonio de Nebrija University in Madrid (Master’s degree in teaching Spanish as a foreign language)
Additional experience as a Spanish teacher: St. Petersburg, Bangkok, Madrid
Other languages he speaks besides Spanish Russian, English
Why learn Spanish? “Virtual learning gives everybody a chance to fit learning Spanish into their busy schedules, wherever they are. You can study from any chosen location and have 24/7 access to all study materials.”