Instructor Gilberto Nunez-Lira | Seattle Central College - Continuing Education

Gilberto's Background

A native of Mexico City, Gilberto Nunez-Lira is full of energy and dedicated to his students.

In addition to teaching Spanish at Seattle Central, he enjoys bike rides, salsa dancing, and has a great passion for traveling.

Gilberto's Teaching Style & Approach

How do you present material to students?
I present the textbook we use in the Spanish for Travelers class, "Spanish in 10 minutes a day."

How do you interact / work with students?
I interact with students appropriately timely; I am friendly and professional for an approachable learning environment; I learn students' names, and I respect the students and their abilities.

What kind of classroom dynamic do you promote?
In the lesson plan, I apply a classroom dynamic based on motivation and participation, emphasizing individual participation, small groups, teamwork, and experiential learning.

Gilberto's Testimonials

He explained structure and use of the Spanish language clearly and communicated well. I gained new knowledge and will be able to communicate with confidence when I travel.

Gilberto's Classes