Provide a strong foundation in Spanish at Caribbean lower secondary level in preparation for the CSEC (R) examination. - Progress forward to provide an accessible, thematic approach to learning Spanish to match the demands of the CSEC (R) syllabus, with Book 4.
All four authors of the VIVA course are experienced teachers of Spanish in various Caribbean countries: Sydney Bartley has taught at Glenmuir High School and is now Acting Director of Culture at the Ministry of Education and Culture, Jamaica. Bedoor Marharaj teaches at Hillview College, Trinidad. Sylvia Moodie is Senior Lecturer & Director of the Centre for Language Learning, U.W.I Trinidad. Derrunay Russian De Rondon, who is Venezuelan has also taught at U.W.I and now teaches in her home country.