Over 10 tutoring hours

Svetlana R.

Hartford, CT

$50/hr

A native Russian speaker with extensive experience teaching ESL

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5 Ratings
 
 
4hrs Response Time
Awesome Russian Language Tutor
— Irene, Glastonbury, CT on 3/19/14

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University of Foreign Languages
English, Italian
Minsk Sate Linguistic Academy
Master's
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Master's

Education

University of Foreign Languages (English, Italian)

Minsk Sate Linguistic Academy (Master's)

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY (Master's)

About Svetlana

I am a native Russian speaker with the extensive teaching experience both at College / University level and at high/ middle school level. I also have expertise at teaching kids at age 4 - 6 how to read and speak real, colloquial Russian using a fun efficient method. I also teach ESL using an effective, quick and fun method. I am a native Russian speaker with the extensive teaching experience both at College / University level and at high/ middle school level. I also have expertise at teaching kids at age 4 - 6 how to read and speak real, colloquial Russian using a fun efficient method. I also teach Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Hartford, CT 06106
In-person lessons

"Awesome Russian Language Tutor"

- Irene, Glastonbury, CT on 3/19/14
English:
ESL/ESOL, Reading,
Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Russian
Elementary Education:
Reading,
Vocabulary
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL, Reading,
Writing
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Russian

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Reading

Teaching is my real passion which inspires my students making the whole process efficient, productive and interesting.

I have my Master of Liberal Arts Degree in English/Italian from the Pedagogical Academy along with over 25 years experience teaching students at all level.

Russian

I have my Ph.D. in teaching foreign languages - Russian and ESL. I have been teaching Russian at University of Hartford for over 10 years and navigating Russian language exchange programs at Bulkeley High School, Hartford, CT and Walcott High School, Walcott, CT.


I have received my License Connecticut Board of Education, Certified Teacher of Russian and ESL in 1991.

University of Foreign Languages
English, Italian
Minsk Sate Linguistic Academy
Master's
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Master's

Education

University of Foreign Languages (English, Italian)

Minsk Sate Linguistic Academy (Master's)

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY (Master's)

Awesome Russian Language Tutor — Svetlana is an awesome tutor. With her help, my daughter went from someone who seriously thought about dropping her high school Russian class to getting top grades. Russian grammar can make or break a Russian language student, and Svetlana has managed to make it much easier and accessible for my daughter. She is a very enthusiastic teacher and packs a tremendous amount of learning into each les ...

— Irene, Glastonbury, CT on 3/19/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Svetlana will travel within 15 miles of Hartford, CT 06106.

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