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Mark B.

Brighton, MA

$40/hr

Passionate about learning

Usually responds after +3 days

Passionate about learning

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I have a master's degree in Electrical engineering from the Moscow Institute of Chemical Engineering, Moscow, Russia.
I worked as na engineer and program manager for IBM in Endicott, NY for 21 years. I taught ESL to European and Latin American corporate students for 3 years. I taught creative writing at the Art school in Vestal, NY. I publish a fiction magazine, Vestal Review. My novels have been reviewed by People magazine, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicles and others. I lectured about creative writing at universities, libraries and book stores.

I am an engineer, writer, editor, inventor and teacher. I am an immigrant, but I became a published writer in English. I have a master's degree in Engineering, but I also edit a fiction magazine. I love to share knowledge. Work with me and you will get to your goal faster.

English:
English,
ESL/ESOL,
Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Reading,
Writing
Computer:
Adobe Photoshop, General Computer, HTML, Microsoft Windows, Photography
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Russian
Art:
Adobe Photoshop, Photography
Elementary Education:
Reading
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
General Computer, HTML, Proofreading, Russian

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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English

I am a published writer and a magazine editor. My stories and novels have been widely read and reprinted. I can help you to improve your English.

ESL/ESOL

I taught European/Latin American corporate students for three years. I am a published writer in English.

European History

I was born in the old Soviet Union and am a European history buff.

Geography

I have studied geography as a hobby for years, and not only I am good at it, but I can transfer my knowledge to others.

Reading

I am a magazine editor, a published writer and a book reviewer. I can help you to improve your reading and literacy skills.

Russian

I was born in the former Soviet Union and am a native Russian speaker. I went to college in Moscow. My poems and essays in Russian were published in regional newspapers. I translate and interpret medical, legal and engineering subjects from English to Russian and back.

SAT Reading

As a published writer, book reviewer and a magazine editor, I can help you to prepare for the SAT reading exam. Let's work together and we will succeed.


Writing

My fiction and non-fiction have appeared in such magazines as Mississippi Review, Virginia Quarterly, The London Magazine (UK), McSweeney's, Sonora Review, Another Chicago, Sou'wester, Turnrow, Southeast Review, Mid-American Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, the W.W. Norton anthology Flash Fiction Forward, Not Quite What I Was Planning: Six-Word Memoirs by Writers Famous and Obscure, Short Fiction(UK), and elsewhere. I am the publisher of a flash fiction magazine Vestal Review. My novel My Life at First Try was published by Counterpoint Press to wide critical acclaim.

MIHM
Master's

Education

MIHM (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Mark will travel within 20 miles of Brighton, MA 02135.


About Mark

I have a master's degree in Electrical engineering from the Moscow Institute of Chemical Engineering, Moscow, Russia.
I worked as na engineer and program manager for IBM in Endicott, NY for 21 years. I taught ESL to European and Latin American corporate students for 3 years. I taught creative writing at the Art school in Vestal, NY. I publish a fiction magazine, Vestal Review. My novels have been reviewed by People magazine, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicles and others. I lectured about creative writing at universities, libraries and book stores.

I am an engineer, writer, editor, inventor and teacher. I am an immigrant, but I became a published writer in English. I have a master's degree in Engineering, but I also edit a fiction magazine. I love to share knowledge. Work with me and you will get to your goal faster.

Education

MIHM
Master's

Education

MIHM (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Brighton, MA 02135

Mark’s Subjects

English:
English,
ESL/ESOL,
Proofreading, Reading,
SAT Reading,
Writing
Computer:
Adobe Photoshop, General Computer, HTML, Microsoft Windows, Photography
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Russian
Art:
Adobe Photoshop, Photography
Elementary Education:
Reading
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
General Computer, HTML, Proofreading, 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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