Angelica M. Jimenez


Full Name

Angelica M. Jimenez

Professional Title

AP Spanish Teacher

School or Place of Work

Redwood High School

What Level Do You Teach?

1SS and AP Spanish Literature & Culture

Approx. Percentage of Heritage Spanish Students at Your Institution


How Has Spanish Played a Role in Your Personal and Professional Life?

I was born in Mexico, I took Heritage Speakers classes while in high school; I took Chicano Studies, history and Spanish courses at UCLA; I met and married my Spanish-speaking husband; I have taught Spanish courses since 1982. I teach heritage speakers and also speak Spanish at home.

How Long Have You Been Teaching?

34 years

More About Me

I am an AP Reader and  College Board Consultant for AP Spanish Literature & Culture, and present one-day workshops and summer institutes.  I have served on several test development committees for the College Board.  I also am a facilitator for Central California’s World Language Project.  We have two adult children and four grandchildren.

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