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Yana W.

Russian Native Speaker/Tutor

Mckinney, TX (75070)

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I was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Russia, where I attended the prestigious Herzen's Pedagogical State University and received a Bachelor of Arts in Literature and Foreign Languages. When I moved to the United States in 2005, I pursued a second degree in music, specializing in vocal performance and opera. I graduated cum laude from the University of North Texas with a Bachelor of Arts in Music. I have taught both English as Foreign Language while in Russia, and Russian language and diction in the United States. I combine my passion for music and language with an individualized approach to each student.

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Yana’s subjects

English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Reading, TOEFL, Vocabulary
General Music
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading
Test Preparation:
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Russian


I am qualified to teach Russian because I am not only a native speaker (having been born and raised in St. Petersburg, Russia), but also because I received a Bachelor of Arts in Language and Literature from a prestigious Herzen's Pedagogical University. On many occasions, I have taught both English as a
Foreign Language (while in Russia) and Russian language and diction, while in United States. I especially enjoyed teaching Russian diction to American singers when I attended the University of North Texas as a music major.

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University of North Texas (Music)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Travel policy

Yana will travel within 40 miles of Mckinney, TX 75070.

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