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I am a native Russian, with a Masters Degree from one of the best universities in Kiev, Ukraine. I have a graduate linguistics degree and have taught both Russian and English extensively on different levels. I also have experience in teaching Russian history and culture. My experience ranges from preparing students for university exams to teaching diplomats and business-people who traveled to Russia and Ukraine. I love to teach and have an ability to explain difficult grammatical concepts in a simple and user-friendly way.
I have graduated from high school in Kiev (Ukraine) where we learned cursive writing for three years. We have used special copybooks and special drills for that. After high school I have graduated with masters degree form Kiev State University. My degree is in Germanic philology and applied linguistics. I have taught Russian and English for 20+ years and when we taught elementary Russian or English writing in Ukraine we had to teach cursive writing as it is still widely used there. That is why I have a lot of relevant experience.
2 Years of Special State Polish Classes in Kiev, Ukraine. Extensive work in Poland and with Polish nationals.
Native speaker, 20+ years of teaching experience. Taught a course in Louisiana State University.
Very kind, patient — Nina taught my son Russian last year and was fantastic. He found the lessons to be interesting and was very excited to have Nina tell him much about Russian culture and history also. We look forward to working with her again very soon and would recommend her in an instant. ...
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