"I have taught Spanish and other subjects intermittently for more than 40 years. I enjoy seeing my students learn and grow in their chosen field, and take great pleasure in assisting them to do so. My teaching style is one of joy in learning, not disciplinarian. I seek to ensure that learning takes place, not merely that rote is repeated without understanding. I do this by seeking to encourage the student to converse in the language as much as possible, as soon as possible. I encourage students t"