Centre for Continuing Education

Maria Juana Salio De La Puente

Maria Juana Salio De La Puente


Juana-Blanca Salio is an experienced teacher who has been teaching Spanish language and culture for almost 30 years. She has been a Lecturer at the South Bank University in London for 9 years, and since coming to Sydney has been working at a number of places including: the University of Sydney’s Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), NSW University, and the University of Sydney for the last 16 years. She is also an experienced HSC marker for the Board of Studies.

Juana-Blanca holds a Bachelor’s degree in Humanities with a double major in Human Geography and History from the University of Oviedo in Spain, and has completed several Diplomas including one in Education. She started teaching adults and workers in Spain post Franco regime, then London and finally Sydney.

Juana-Blanca loves her profession and especially enjoys being involved with students and helping them to not only learn the Spanish language, but also to understand how the Spanish language works.

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