I have a passion for teaching and tutoring.

Irina K.
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I have a passion for teaching and tutoring.

Irina K.
I love to help people. I am sensitive to others needs. I know how to tutor and explain difficult materials. I am empathetic, and I try to explain the things in the way I want others to explain me. I do have patience to work with students using varieties of strategies.

I have 15 y an experience teaching Chemistry and Science. I hold a Master's Degree in Science, and I have a California Teaching Credential.

I am a native speaker who passed the California teaching tests for Russian. I have...

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Russian
#### Russian

I am fluent in Russian. I was born there and lived there for many years. I passed all three Russian CSET - California Subject Examination for teachers.

Elementary (K-6th),
#### Elementary (K-6th)

I am qualified to teach elementary science and math. My teaching credential in Science allows me to teach K-12. Also, I passed CBEST- English and Math.

Elementary Math,
#### Elementary Math

I am fully qualified to tutor Elementary Math, because I hold Master's Degree. I learned Higher Math at University which is shown in my transcript. I hold California teaching credential and I have many years experience tutoring Math.

Elementary Science
#### Elementary Science

I am qualified to teach Elementary (Foundation) Science because I successfully passed CSET Science 118 and 119 which are tests for teachers. As stated in my teaching credential I am qualified to teach Science, Earth Science and Chemistry.

Algebra 1,
#### Algebra 1

I am qualified tutoring Algebra 1 because I studied Higher Math at University. I have completed all Higher Education requirements which are shown in my transcript. Subsequently, I earned Master's Degree in Science. I have been tutoring Algebra for many years.

Chemistry,
#### Chemistry

I hold Master Degree in Science and California Teaching Credential in Chemistry and Science. I taught all parts of Chemistry and Science for many years. I have skills and patience to explain students tough materials many times, and students respond very well. You can just try, but I think, you would not be disappointed.

Elementary (K-6th),
#### Elementary (K-6th)

I am qualified to teach elementary science and math. My teaching credential in Science allows me to teach K-12. Also, I passed CBEST- English and Math.

Prealgebra
#### Prealgebra

If I am qualified tutoring Algebra 1 then I am qualified tutoring Pre Algebra as well. As it shown in my transcript, I studied Higher Math at University . I passed CBEST which contains Math and Pre Algebra. I have been tutoring Pre Algebra for many years.

Algebra 1,
#### Algebra 1

I am qualified tutoring Algebra 1 because I studied Higher Math at University. I have completed all Higher Education requirements which are shown in my transcript. Subsequently, I earned Master's Degree in Science. I have been tutoring Algebra for many years.

Prealgebra
#### Prealgebra

If I am qualified tutoring Algebra 1 then I am qualified tutoring Pre Algebra as well. As it shown in my transcript, I studied Higher Math at University . I passed CBEST which contains Math and Pre Algebra. I have been tutoring Pre Algebra for many years.

Algebra 1,
#### Algebra 1

I am qualified tutoring Algebra 1 because I studied Higher Math at University. I have completed all Higher Education requirements which are shown in my transcript. Subsequently, I earned Master's Degree in Science. I have been tutoring Algebra for many years.

Chemistry,
#### Chemistry

I hold Master Degree in Science and California Teaching Credential in Chemistry and Science. I taught all parts of Chemistry and Science for many years. I have skills and patience to explain students tough materials many times, and students respond very well. You can just try, but I think, you would not be disappointed.

Elementary (K-6th),
#### Elementary (K-6th)

I am qualified to teach elementary science and math. My teaching credential in Science allows me to teach K-12. Also, I passed CBEST- English and Math.

Prealgebra
#### Prealgebra

If I am qualified tutoring Algebra 1 then I am qualified tutoring Pre Algebra as well. As it shown in my transcript, I studied Higher Math at University . I passed CBEST which contains Math and Pre Algebra. I have been tutoring Pre Algebra for many years.

Chemistry,
#### Chemistry

I hold Master Degree in Science and California Teaching Credential in Chemistry and Science. I taught all parts of Chemistry and Science for many years. I have skills and patience to explain students tough materials many times, and students respond very well. You can just try, but I think, you would not be disappointed.

Physical Science
#### Physical Science

I taught Chemistry, Foundation Science, Earth Science and Physic for many years.
I have skills to teach and explain tough materials in simple accessible way. Students like to learn from me as I try my best to make learning fun.

Hard of Hearing,
#### Hard of Hearing

Although I do not know Sign language, I do work with DHH students, those who use hearing aids. About two years I work as Substitute teacher with DHH students. I teach them reading, writing, Math and Science.

Special Needs
#### Special Needs

I am qualified because I have worked with special needs, ED, DHH and autistic students since February 2008. I had excellent annual evaluations at educational company I work for. I am sensitive to those students' needs. I establish good rapport with those students and their parents.

CBEST
#### CBEST

CBEST contains two parts- Math and English. I took CBEST as well. I could easily pass Math because it basic. English parts include reading comprehension and writing two different essays. I am qualified to help students to pass CBEST because of my higher education and personal experience in passing CBEST.

Irina has provided examples of their subject expertise by answering **45 questions** submitted by students on Wyzant’s Ask an Expert.

## A+ professor

Very knowledgeable. Took two lessons with her and she helped me pass the exam that I was very anxious about. Definitely great help and the right choice. Thank you

Jasmin, 2 lessons with Irina

## A+ professor

Loved it! Very patients and her examples makes Chemistry so easy to understand! Thank you very much!!! If you want to ace the General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry I would say she is the best choice

Jasmin, 2 lessons with Irina