Runia Cárdenas Díaz
Runia is certified in secondary education and has been teaching Spanish for 11 years. Runia is our newest Manuel Antonio Spanish teacher, having been with Maximo Nivel for since 2014.
Julia Vargas Molina
Julia has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education Media. As well as teaching Spanish, she also has experience in teaching other subjects such as biology, chemistry, and physics. Julia has been teaching Spanish since 2000, and is very much involved with the community alongside her teaching. Julia taught with COSI Spanish Institute from 2005 and continued on following the merger with Maximo Nivel in 2013.
Patricia María Cubero Hernandez
Patricia received her Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish and Literature from the National University. She taught Spanish as a second language as well as literature for twenty-six years in Quepos, and taught with COSI Spanish Institute for 12 years, and continued on following the merger with Maximo Nivel in 2013.
Jennifer Durán Umaña
Jennifer (“J-Lo”) received her Bachelor’s Degree from the International University of San Isidro and also studied at the National Institute of Learning. She has taught at various institutions, including the Ministery of Public Education, and worked as the director at Paradise Spanish School in Panama, before teaching with COSI Spanish Institute for 2 years, and continued on following the merger with Maximo Nivel in 2013.