Elena Abolnik has an excellent track record in teaching students of various levels of proficiency, from different backgrounds, and areas of expertise.
More than 15 years of experience at all proficiency levels at various language schools in the Washington DC area, currently teaching at ICA Language Services.
Conducted Foreign Service Institute (FSI) tests, very familiar with the Defense Language Proficiency Tests (DLPT) and the phone Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) test that is required by DLI.
Passionate about developing people’s abilities and about helping people reach their highest potential.
Developed an integrated Spanish instructional program for high school students that exposed them to music, food and different areas of Hispanic cultures.
Successfully examined and prepared students to meet foreign-service language requirements.
Developed and translated brochures, seminars and workshop materials.