Debbie Rusch has been the coordinator of Elementary Spanish at Boston College since 1990. She is the author of Im?genes, ?Claro que s?!, Fuentes: Conversaci?n y gram?tica, and En parejas 1, 2, 3 y 4. At Boston College she teaches pedagogy courses. She has been an instructor of Spanish for more than a quarter of a century and has also taught English as a Foreign Language in Spain where she lived for more than six years. She is a frequent presenter at state, regional, and national conferences and conducts workshops for school districts.