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Galina K.

Fair Oaks, CA

$48/hr

Russian Language (all levels) - former college/university instructor

Usually responds in about 10 hours

Russian Language (all levels) - former college/university instructor

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I am a native Russian speaker and Russian language/literature educator with over 20 years' teaching experience in the US as a school teacher and/or a college/university instructor.

While tutoring, I will teach you the alphabet, pronunciation, grammar, elementary, intermediate and/or advanced reading, writing and conversation. All four language skills plus culture are addressed in the course. Activities are provided in each area to ensure the development of competence and confidence on the part of the student.

Testimonials

"Great tutor - easy to work with, easy to contact."

- Deborah, Loomis, CA on 6/2/14
Galina replied on 6/5/2014

Dear Deborah,

Thank you very much for your feedback. I was happy to work with Marie on mastering her Russian. She was always prepared for the class, and she enjoyed studying Russian. I wish her the best in her future studies, and a great experience at the summer school.

Sincerely,

Galina

"Excellent instructor."

- Marc, Sacramento, CA on 7/9/13
Language:
Russian
Corporate Training:
Russian

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Russian

I can teach you Russian language and literature. I offer beginning, intermediate and advanced Russian language courses. All levels, all ages. Taught by Master of Arts in Russian Language and Literature.

MOSCOW STATE PEDAGOGICAL UNIVERSITY, RUSSIA
M.A. Michigan State University
Master's

Education

MOSCOW STATE PEDAGOGICAL UNIVERSITY, RUSSIA

M.A. Michigan State University (Master's)

Great tutor - easy to work with, easy to contact. — Galina sets up an initial appointment in somewhere open like a bookstore so that everyone can feel comfortable. From the first lesson she asks you a few questions (in Russian) to get an idea of your level. There's the ability of a tutor to look at something written in their language and tell you what is wrong with it, or that it is wrong. But, then there is a tutor who knows their language enough ...

— Deborah, Loomis, CA on 6/2/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $48.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Galina will travel within 5 miles of Fair Oaks, CA 95628.


About Galina

I am a native Russian speaker and Russian language/literature educator with over 20 years' teaching experience in the US as a school teacher and/or a college/university instructor.

While tutoring, I will teach you the alphabet, pronunciation, grammar, elementary, intermediate and/or advanced reading, writing and conversation. All four language skills plus culture are addressed in the course. Activities are provided in each area to ensure the development of competence and confidence on the part of the student.

Testimonials

"Great tutor - easy to work with, easy to contact."

- Deborah, Loomis, CA on 6/2/14
Galina replied on 6/5/2014

Dear Deborah,

Thank you very much for your feedback. I was happy to work with Marie on mastering her Russian. She was always prepared for the class, and she enjoyed studying Russian. I wish her the best in her future studies, and a great experience at the summer school.

Sincerely,

Galina

"Excellent instructor."

- Marc, Sacramento, CA on 7/9/13
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Education

MOSCOW STATE PEDAGOGICAL UNIVERSITY, RUSSIA
M.A. Michigan State University
Master's

Education

MOSCOW STATE PEDAGOGICAL UNIVERSITY, RUSSIA

M.A. Michigan State University (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Fair Oaks, CA 95628

Galina’s Subjects

Language:
Russian
Corporate Training:
Russian

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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