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Marty Slayden

Instructional Specialist and Supervisor (K-12 Global Languages) 

Contact Information

Teaching Experience

  • taught Spanish and French at Air Academy High School for 30 years, plus one year in middle school and one year as a high school counselor, 
  • led a class in Mexico for the University of Colorado in Colorado Springs, as well as some high school trips abroad
  • worked as an assistant in the language department at the US Air Force Academy,
  • currently teaching a class at CC during half-block, Spanish 300, as well as Spanish 101 and 201 as needed 

Activities and Interests

  • pottery
  • fiber arts
  • reading 
  • hiking
  • travel

Regular Classes

ED475: Content Methods for K-12 Educators - Global Languages

Marty Slayden


M.A., University of Colorado, Education; licensed in French, Spanish, Counseling, and ELL by the Colorado State Department of Education

B.A., Colorado College, major in French, minor in Spanish,  graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa