Marta Pastur

Director and pedagogue

Marta was born in Oviedo, Asturias, and she is a graduate of Pedagogy and Education. She holds a Master's in Neuropsychology in the educational field. She has complementary training in teaching Spanish to kids, Co-education, Theater, Development Education, ICT Tools in Education, Sex Education, and Educational Integration and worked three years at the European School of Copenhagen.

She loves kids, and she is a persistent and creative person. She likes being active, reading, and having projects that motivate her every day.

Since Marta came to Copenhagen she wanted to start a personal project related to the educational field and her roots. With patience and a big effort, the idea of ​​the Pollitos Academy has become a reality. 

Andrea Escribano

Spanish and ballet teacher

Andrea was born in Barcelona, she holds a degree in Early Childhood and Primary Education and she is specialized in English Teaching. She has also been trained as a teacher of Spanish as a foreign language. She has continued her professional development by participating in training courses on innovative methodologies, such as task and project-based learning.

Concurrently with her studies, she has always been involved in the non-formal educational field, as a ballet teacher, leisure time monitor, and extracurricular English teacher. Before moving to Denmark, she worked in different schools in Barcelona as a substitute teacher.

Andrea is a creative person, she loves challenges and motivating projects. She got to know Denmark during her Erasmus in Copenhagen, she fell in love with the culture and the city. Now she enjoys sharing the Spanish language and culture, through Spanish classes and ballet classes. 

Susan López

Speech Therapist

Susan was born in Chile and she has a degree in Speech Therapy. She has eight years of experience, specializing in language, speech, and communication disorders in the child-adolescent population. Most recently she has worked with users who have difficulties in their neurodevelopment, specifically with diagnoses such as Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and blindness. She has knowledge and application of the PROMPT technique (Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets), along with a certification in Baby Signs. 

Susan is a creative person who enjoys performing her therapies through play, orienting therapeutic objectives to the interests of her users. This means a meaningful experience for them, so in her sessions, you will always have fun.

Susan moved to Denmark with her husband, daughter, and her pet in order to meet new people and places, and continue to grow professionally.

María García

Spanish teacher for adults

Maria was born in Barcelona. She holds a degree in Primary Education with a specialization in English, as well as a Master's degree in teaching Spanish as a foreign language. Over the past four years, she has been employed as a monitor and educator in primary schools, associations, and various Spanish language academies catering to adults in Barcelona.

Beyond her experience in traditional classroom settings, she also possesses proficiency in online teaching methods. She is very interested in the communicative approaches, gamification techniques, and collaborative methods in her teaching. Furthermore, values the interests of her students in order to make learning as meaningful and motivating as possible.

Maria is a creative person, she loves to create her own materials for classes and she enjoys reading, learning languages and learning about different cultures.

Rebeca García

Pedagogue and Spanish teacher

Rebeca was born in Seville. She holds a degree in Primary Education and Pedagogy and specialized in Therapeutic Pedagogy. Additionally, she has trained as a teacher of Spanish for foreigners, a field in which she continues to specialize.

Throughout her professional development, she has been involved in both special education centers and Primary Education settings. She is a curious individual who always seeks new adventures and challenges to embark upon. Her first contact with Denmark was through the Erasmus program. Since then, she was certain that she wanted to return to this country to continue her professional growth. Currently, she enjoys sharing her passion for education and multicultural environments with other professionals and young ones.

Mariana Cagnoli

Theater teacher

Mariana was born in Patagonia, Argentina and moved to Denmark in 2019. She is an actress and drama teacher with more than ten years of professional experience. Mariana has a five-year degree in Performing Arts from the National University of the Arts (UNA) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She also has complementary training in pedagogical and communication techniques.

As an actress, she has extensive experience acting on stage and in front of the camera for commercials, series, movies, and more. As a theater teacher, Mariana has a vast experience teaching theater classes and teaching a foreign language through the performing arts to children and adolescents.

Mariana is a creative professional with a deep passion for the arts and a focus on making the world a better place. She enjoys traveling, reading, writing, yoga, baking, and spending time with friends and family.