The story of Spanish Mundo is related to the story of our founder and her love for languages. Geraldine Ramirez Padilla, Peruvian by birth, started learning English when she was a teenager.
When she finished high school, she decided to become a teacher in the specialty of Languages at
“Instituto Pedagógico Nacional Monterrico” in Lima – Peru.
Her passion for teaching children led her to add a second specialty in her academic life, and she would become a “Graduate in Primary Education” studying again, at her alma mater, and adding 2 years to the 5 years already completed.
The objective of seeking a master’s degree in education led her, finally, to pursue an update degree as “Bachelor in Education” at the Federico Villareal National University.
Geraldine worked in many schools and institutes in Lima for over 15 years, teaching students from kinder garden to adults.
Throughout all these years, Geraldine has applied many learning strategies teaching English to her students. Many of these students who she keeps in contact with through social media.
When she decided to emigrate to Cape Town, South Africa she knew that some way some how Teaching was going to be a huge part of her life, that is how she started teaching Spanish to her friends on some occasions until she decided to take it to the next level and start Spanish Mundo in order to teach her Mother Tongue to whoever longs to learn Spanish from kids to adults.
Through teaching Geraldine has had various academic experiences with students of different backgrounds. She understands the desire for progress and pursuit of goals in other areas of her student’s lives.
Spanish Mundo 101 is the result of this life story, of a teacher who sees in languages the opportunity where students can develop a future of excellence, exciting and unlimited opportunities to succeed in life.
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We are an organization that promotes the learning of the Spanish language through the development of different activities and learning strategies that prioritize the acquisition of the new language in a dynamic style.
To become the preferred digital space with the best results for the acquisition of the Spanish language, with an international presence in the main English-speaking countries.