I am returning to Oaxaca for four months to go to school (ICO) in the mornings and to do volunteer work in the afternoons in order to improve my language fluency and knowledge of the Mexican culture. I have taken the English portion of the National Medical Interpreting Exam and passed with an excellent score. This exam was written and in English. In order to complete the National Medical Interpreting Certification Exam I will have to take and pass the oral exam in Spanish within six months of the date of the written exam, hence my reason for immersing myself in language and culture prior to... full info
The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst...more info
Una Maestra de MonterreyThis is Alisha from Monterrey, Mx. She teaches in the American School there. She has lived in other Spanish speaking countries.
Amy y Su FamiliaThis is Amy and her family from Seattle. She came here for one month to get things set up for her family to come. They will be renting a house on the beach at Puerto Escondido for 2 months and the kids will go to school there.
Un Amigo quien me ayudaThis is a friend that I met here. He is helping me to speak Spanish and I am helping him to speak English. He is from Mexico City and now lives in Oaxaco