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South America

Buenos Aires
Marcela Parodi has over twenty years experience in the field of educaton.  She has taught English literature and language for ESL students, co-ordinated student exchange and business studies programs, helped prepare High School students for international exams, been a G-Telp examiner-invigilator and been the Principal/Headmistress/Co-ordinator at Marin School and Wellspring School in Buenos Aires.  Marcela has a Bachelor’s degree in Education Administration and is TESL/TEFL certified.

Rio De Janeiro
Lee Weingast is a native New Yorker who lived in the San Francisco Bay Area for over five years, Lee Weingast has been based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil since 2002. After four years studying and working in Florence, Italy, she is fluent in Italian. With a Bachelor’s degree in liberal arts from Sarah Lawrence College, and a Master’s degree in Bilingual Education from Bank Street College of Education. Lee has taught in monolingual, bilingual, special and regular education classrooms in New York and California for over twelve years. Currently, Lee teaches English as a foreign language and helps visitors find their way around Brazil as a writer for an on-line travel guide. She speaks fluent Spanish and Portuguese.


Mexico City
Leticia G. de la Rasilla has most recently been working in the area of International Commerce, in different countries such as Belgium, France and Spain. She has also taught various Marketing and Business Administration subjects at a Spanish University. She is trilingual (English, French and Spanish) with a degree in Law.