Rolando González

239 ratings
Rolando González, instructor at Berges Institute

Rolando González comes from Guadalajara, Mexico, known among other things for its Mariachi, its tequila, and its world-famous Feria Internacional del Libro. He has been teaching Spanish in New York City since 2011. In addition to knowing his own language through and through, he is also fluent in Italian and English.

He holds a degree in Science of Communication from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Occidente, Guadalajara, Mexico, and has worked as a journalist, Spanish-Italian interpreter, and teacher of both Spanish and Italian before moving to New York. More recently, he served as coordinator of the English program for Latin American immigrants at the Asociación Tepeyac of New York, with the sponsorship of New York Cares. In 2013, he co-authored and co-taught the Spanish program developed for The New York Public Library employees.

Upcoming Courses with Rolando

Adv. Conversation (Code OL-0921G)

2021-09-21 - 2021-11-23
Tue 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM CT

Basic Conversation (Code OL-1012D)

2021-10-12 - 2021-12-14
Tue 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CT

Int. Conversation (Code OL-1020D)

2021-10-20 - 2022-01-05
Wed 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CT

Student Ratings

  Eva Laskowski | Online | 8/10/2021
Rolando was a great teacher who made learning fun and easy!

  Michelle Kehn | Online | 8/8/2021
Rolando is wonderful and truly balances the learning of the grammar with spontaneous speaking, SO important to learning!

  Lyneth Whitley | Online | 8/5/2021
Rolando is an excellent instructor. He is very patient and offers very thorough explanations when responding to questions. He also incorporate tools to emphasize difficult language rules. He makes sure that everyone is included in class conversations and helps to make students feel at ease through his comments and his humor.
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