Maylén Rafuls Rosa is a high school French teacher at San Ysidro High School in San Diego, CA. Originally from Cuba, Maylén has nine years’ experience in education as a French, Spanish and Math teacher. A graduate of Princeton (Comparative Literature, 2007) and Stanford (M.A. in Education, 2012), Maylén will be starting a PhD in Leadership studies at the University of San Diego this fall.
Maylén first started traveling with students in 2016, when she took a group to Seville, Spain. She’s a returned Peace Corps Volunteer, having completed her two-year service in Mauritania, where she managed a Girls’ Mentoring Center. As a language lover and world traveler, some of her favorite things include discovering new cultures and studying languages. She speaks English, Spanish and French fluently and dabbles in Italian, Arabic and Portuguese.
Portland, United States
Botswanan Wildlife Conservation
Spanish Language & Chilean Culture