Kathrin Achenbach

Spanish, Upper Level 3 and Middle School

Kathrin Achenbach was born and raised in Germany, and studied Romance languages and psychology at the University of Siegen. Her passion for language brought her to Madrid, Spain where she taught at the Inlingua International School of Languages. She has since worked as a teacher and translator in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Barcelona Spain, and traveled extensively through Central America and the Iberian Peninsula. Kathrin has a special interest in applied linguistics and how foreign language is effectively acquired, integrated and maintained. When Kathrin is not thinking or reading about language she loves spending time and traveling with her family and exploring the process of creativity through traditional women’s work including hand-sewing, weaving and storytelling.