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Luba F.

Oakland, CA

$45/hr

Learn Russian from a Trained Native Speaker

Background check passed as of 8/12/14
Usually responds in about 12 hours

Learn Russian from a Trained Native Speaker

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Hi, my name is Luba. I was born and raised in Riga, Latvia. I have lived in the US for 15 years and am fluent in English. In addition to being a native Russian speaker I have formal training in teaching Russian Language and Literature from the Latvian State University. My credentials also include an MBA from California State University East Bay. Whether you are a beginner or advanced student, I can help you with Russian grammar, pronunciation, and conversational skills. Working towards your personal goals, I can help prepare you for school exams, business trips and vacations. As a bonus, you will learn about Russian culture and customs.

Testimonials

"An excellent and very professional tutor for Russian"

- Greg, Oakland, CA on 9/14/14
Language:
Russian
Corporate Training:
Russian

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Russian

I am a native Russian speaker with formal training in teaching Russian Language and Literature from the Latvian State University. In my tutoring, I experiment with various methods in order to meet the individual goals of students. I use video and audio materials to aid students with their pronunciation. In order to ensure thorough understanding of complex grammar topics, I provide students with helpful online and library resources.

Latvian State University, Riga, Latvia
Russian Language and Literatura
California State University East Bay
MBA

Education

Latvian State University, Riga, Latvia (Russian Language and Literatura)

California State University East Bay (MBA)

An excellent and very professional tutor for Russian — Our son was a student of Luba's for Russian tutoring. I can attest to Luba's high level of professionalism. She was always completely on time, very patient, encouraging, and yet pushed him when he needed pushing. For anyone looking for a Russian tutor, I would highly recommend Luba. She is just what you want in a tutor: knowledgeable, patient, professional, and she has just the right amount of ex ...

— Greg, Oakland, CA on 9/14/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

$35 for a group of 2

Travel policy

Luba will travel within 10 miles of Oakland, CA 94619.


About Luba

Hi, my name is Luba. I was born and raised in Riga, Latvia. I have lived in the US for 15 years and am fluent in English. In addition to being a native Russian speaker I have formal training in teaching Russian Language and Literature from the Latvian State University. My credentials also include an MBA from California State University East Bay. Whether you are a beginner or advanced student, I can help you with Russian grammar, pronunciation, and conversational skills. Working towards your personal goals, I can help prepare you for school exams, business trips and vacations. As a bonus, you will learn about Russian culture and customs.

Testimonials

"An excellent and very professional tutor for Russian"

- Greg, Oakland, CA on 9/14/14
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Education

Latvian State University, Riga, Latvia
Russian Language and Literatura
California State University East Bay
MBA

Education

Latvian State University, Riga, Latvia (Russian Language and Literatura)

California State University East Bay (MBA)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required

$35 for a group of 2

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Oakland, CA 94619

Luba’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.


Background Check Status for Luba F.

Luba F. passed a background check on 8/12/14. The check was ordered by Luba through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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