About the Program

MATT Maestro en Casa is a practical and simple English-language learning and life skills program over the radio. Basic English lessons will be broadcasted over the radio to help adult learners navigate common American situations and systems, thus allowing English-language learners to function at a higher level in their daily activities. Parents will learn English from the privacy and comfort of their own homes for a period of 35 weeks, instead of having to attend a class at a specific location. These radio lessons are designed to be supplemented and enhanced with a 6 culturally effective comic book-style workbooks, each covering a different subject.

There are a total of six different workbooks that the participant will use to follow along with the radio classes:

  1. Introduction
  2. Healthcare
  3. Finances
  4. In the Workplace
  5. Education
  6. Citizenship

Participant will receive all 6 booklets when they register for the program.

Schedule of the Program

The MATT Maestro en Casa program will air on MARIA 1090 AM every Wednesday night and Saturday mornings. The program begins on September 21, 2011 and ends on April 11th of 2012.

Participants are encouraged to listen to all three lessons per week. Lessons air on MARIA 1090 AM during the following times:

  • Wednesdays from 9:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. 10:30 a.m.

Exams and Graduation

Participants have the opportunity to take an exam at the end of the program. Those participants who successfully pass the exam will also receive a diploma on April 11th, 2012 during a reception.

Who do I contact for more information about the program?

I, Marisol Bolaños am your DPS contact. You can reach me at 720-423-8951 or marisol_bolanos@dpsk12.org. Participants of the program can call the MATT Maestro en Casa Hotline at 720-423-2555.



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