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researcher , Spanish language educator

Lucia Tarot Varona, Spanish language educator, researcher.

Background

Varona, Lucia Tarot was born on September 15, 1952 in Coban, Guatemala. Came to the United States, 1986. Daughter of Paul Tarot and Carlota Sierra Barrientos.

Education

Graduate, University Rafael Landivar, Guatemala, 1986. Master of Science in Education, University Kansas, 1989. Doctor of Education, University San Francisco, 1996.

Career

Teacher Parroquia de Esquipulas, Guatemala City, Guatemala, 1979-1982. Education coordinator Proyecto Nueva Vida, 1982-1985. Spanish instructor University Kansas, Lawrence, 1987-1989.

Assistant to president Christian foundation for Children and Aging, Kansas City, Kansas, 1989-1991. Adjunct lecturer San Jose (California) State University, 1992-1996, Santa Clara (California) University, 1992-1996, Spanish lecturer, since 1992. Educational consultant Parroquia de Esquipulas, Guatemala City, 1982-1986.

Member advisory board Centro Audiovisual Semilla, Guatemala City, 1982-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Service Learning in Spanish, 1998. Author audivisual teaching material and artices.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, gardening, creative writing.

Connections

Married Joaquin Lainfiesta, November 24, 1971 (divorced September 1982). Children: Ana Lainfiesta, Mario Lainfiesta. Married Federico Varona, June 30, 1984.

father:
Paul Tarot

mother:
Carlota Sierra Barrientos

spouses:
Joaquin Lainfiesta

Federico Varona

children:
Ana Lainfiesta Varona

Mario Lainfiesta Varona