Isabel Carvalhal has been a language teacher for over 23 years.
She taught Spanish and Portuguese at UNM-Taos and at the College of Santa Fe. Isabel led Spanish Summer Camps at the Santa Fe Community College where she also taught English as a Second Language. Isabel has traveled in Argentina, Mexico and throughout Europe and lived in Denmark in the late 80's.
Her classes are lively and engaging.
Italian Native Speaker
Elisabetta Mazzantini is an Italian native from Rome. She is a linguist, who has been working as a freelance English-Italian translator and interpreter for over 30 years, as well as an Italian teacher. She has taught Italian as a foreign language since she moved to Santa Fe in 2000, initially at the Santa Fe Community College, and then with private students and groups.
Sylvie Cremezi is a French native and has been living in Santa Fe for twenty years. She holds a Masters Degree in French Literature and Linguistics. She has taught French as a foreign language for many years in England, France, and the U.S. As a former dancer with a Masters Degree in Dance and a Doctorate in Philosophy of Arts from the Sorbonne in Paris, she loves to interact with students as if in a performance. She also holds a Ph.D in Anthropology and always brings some flavorful French culture to the lessons. Let the learning and the fun begin.