De Mado John

John De Mado

Author, Bien dit! 2018, Creative Consultant, ¡Avancemos! 2018, Director, John De Mado Language Seminars, LLC

An advocate for second-language acquisition, John De Mado started his career as a middle and high school French and Spanish teacher before entering the educational publishing profession. Since 1993, he has directed his own business, John De Mado Language Seminars, Inc., a company devoted exclusively to language acquisition issues. He has authored numerous books for French, Spanish, and ESL that span the K–12 curriculum. John De Mado served as the lead advisor for HMH World Languages program content at all levels. He created and recorded the On rappe! songs for Levels 1 and 2.