Fernando A    Professional Spanish Teacher from Argentina 15+ years working with Strommen

  • Los Angeles, California
 18 years experience
 Teaches: Spanish     Specialties: Argentinian Spanish (Castellano)

Tutor Bio

Hola. Mi nombre es Fernando. Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, I also lived in Amsterdam for a few years before I came to Los Angeles. I have a B. A. in Journalism, and I am also an award-winning writer, teacher, translator and photographer. For many years I taught Spanish in Buenos Aires, and since 2007 I have been teaching Spanish in Los Angeles. I love all aspects of Spanish language and Hispanic culture, and my goal is to help you enjoy them as much as I do.

Degrees and Certificates

  • Degrees: Journalism
  • Certications: Photographer

Enjoys Converstaions About

Cooking,Reading,Sports,Writing,Football,Photography,Running,Swimming,Tai chi

Learn more about Fernando

  • What is your favorite word in your language and why?

    Lunfardo. It's a dialect created by immigrants. It's a gem of Río de la Plata.

  • What is your favorite dish from your hometown? If you no longer live there is there a good local restaurant that serves it?

    Beef, empanadas, pasta, pizza, milanesas... and much more. One great restaurant in LA is Malbec.

  • Besides the languages you teach, do you speak or study any other languages?

    I used to speak English and some Dutch, since I lived in Amsterdam, and a little, little, little Italian and Portuguese.

  • What are your interests outside of teaching at Strommen?

    Literature and arts in general. I love to go to concerts, movies, museums. Also also traveling, whenever I can. Running and swimming for exercise and soccer and rugby (the last 2 just more to watch). Cooking, whether is pasta, empanadas, barbecue and much, much more.

  • What do you consider your hometown? Why do you love it?

    My hometown is Buenos Aires. Family, friends, my whole youth. The sounds of the city, the architecture (French, Italian, Spanish), so many bookstores and theaters, the river, the old town where a huge portion of the Argentine history.

Hourly Rates

  • Online tutoring

    Pay as you go: $69.00/hr

    10 hour package: $59.00/hr — Package Price: $590.00

    20 hour package: $49.00/hr — Package Price: $980.00

  • In-person at tutor's location in Los Angeles

    Pay as you go: $69.00/hr

    10 hour package: $59.00/hr — Package Price: $590.00

    20 hour package: $49.00/hr — Package Price: $980.00

  • In-person at your home or office

    Pay as you go: $119.00/hr

    10 hour package: $109.00/hr — Package Price: $1,090.00

    20 hour package: $99.00/hr — Package Price: $1,980.00

  Pay as you go 10 hour package 20 hour package
Online tutoring $69.00/hr $59.00/hr — Package Price: $590.00 $49.00/hr — Package Price: $980.00
In-person at tutor’s location in Los Angeles $69.00/hr $59.00/hr — Package Price: $590.00 $49.00/hr — Package Price: $980.00
In-person at your home or office $119.00/hr $109.00/hr — Package Price: $1,090.00 $99.00/hr — Package Price: $1,980.00

Tutor Schedule

Jul 15 - Jul 21, 2024