Teachers

Our Teachers Team

With native speaking teachers for all our languages, we focus on teaching the practical skills our students need in order to communicate and function in their chosen language.

Richard Korbey

English

Hi, My name is Richard. I am 25 and from the south of the United Kingdom. I have been in La Paz for 5 years working for local charities (Hogar Alalay, ICS), teaching English and even going to...

Luis Oporto

Spanish

¡Qué tal amigos!, mi nombre es Luis y me encanta enseñar español. Durante las clases podemos practicar conversación, escritura, lectura, vocabulario y también escuchamos diálogos mediante audios y...

Erika Flores

Spanish

Lingüista de profesión, con especialidad en lengua castellana, tengo más de 3 años de experiencia en la enseñanza del español.Soy dedicada, sociable y me gusta mucho charlar sobre distintos temas. Con...

Brigida Patzi

Spanish

¡Conozcámonos! Hola ¡qué tal! mi nombre es Brigida Patzi, soy de La Paz-Bolivia, mi lengua materna es el Aimara y el Español. Me gradué como Lic. en Lingüística e Idiomas de la universidad Mayor de...

Hi, I´m Alejandra, I studied Anthropology at Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, I speak English and French. I have experienced teaching Spanish firstly in a Lycée in France and I´m teaching here at the...

Stefan Hansson

English

My name is Stefan Hansson. I come from Sweden and I work at IE as an English teacher. My education is a master degree of arts in edication of music, so teaching English is a new and interesting...

David Fegan

English

I have been teaching English in Australia and Bolivia since 2015 and have worked in kindergartens, schools, universities, institutes, NGOs and embassies, in both group and private settings. I have...

Linda Fraikin

English

Hello, my name is Linda, I have been living in various countries around the world and started my teaching career in Thailand in 2003. To me, learning a language is the key to opening a new world...

Adriana Murillo

Spanish

Hello! My name is Adriana L. Murillo Argandoña, I am a Spanish teacher as a foreign language and a writer. I did my studies in Social Communication and courses abroad on multiculturalism and human...

Jose Mencía

Spanish

Hi, my name is José Mencia. I studied Linguistics at UMSA here in La Paz, Bolivia. I was born in Chile but I've been living in La Paz almost all my life.

What I like about Spanish is that there’s a...

Sonia María

Spanish

Hola mi nombre es Sonia Maria, yo soy de Coroico – La Paz. Me gradué en Licenciatura de Educación de la Universidad Católica Boliviana. También estudié ingles en el Centro Boliviano Americano y tengo...

Hi, I am Academic Director at IE, where I have been working for 3 years. I have taught in a variety of institutions throughout the world over the last 10 years and hold a CELTA from Cambridge and a...