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Lomonosov Moscow State University (Earth Science)
Lomonosov Moscow State University (Master's)
New England College, Henniker, NH (Master's)
I am a teacher and professor with 12 years of experience in NJ schools and 6 years at NYU and Montclair State University. As a high school teacher, I taught various sections of high school Mathematics and Science. I have passed the Praxis Mathematics certification exams with a Certificate of Excellence (top 15%) and hold two NJ valid standard teacher's certificates. I have been awarded the Geraldine R. Dodge Fellowship Award for alternate route teachers.
I have been tutoring for SAT, ACT, GRE, and other standardized tests for many years. Besides an advanced degree in Science (summa cum laude), I have an M.F.A. in creative writing, so I can teach both math and verbal sections of SAT, ACT, and GRE. My teaching is always focused on the individual student and his/her specific learning needs. I would be especially interested in a tutoring opportunity that involves academic/study skills advising and coaching.
Lately, I have been successfully teaching via Skype, which proves to be an exceptional teaching tool. It allows me to tutor students from all states and all walks of life. Meet me once and you will see that I am YOUR teacher! I am a teacher and professor with 12 years of experience in NJ schools and 6 years at NYU and Montclair State University. As a high school teacher, I taught various sections of high school Mathematics and Science. I have
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Irina tutored my son for SAT and ACT testing. He was having a difficult time with math and she really helped him. He has always had difficulty with standardized tests as he tends to panic and not finish. She helped him to learn to slow down, relax and work the problem. We saw measurable improvement in his score after Irina worked with him for just a few sessions. My only complaint is that I didn't find her sooner! You won’t go wrong with Irina.
Irina has been tutoring me to prepare for the GRE. I have learned so much from her and she has been beyond helpful. So happy I met her! Highly recommend her if you are struggling in math, and reading.
Irina left a great first impression. My 17 year old son had his first SAT lesson with her yesterday. She is knowledgeable and patient! So far she gets the highest mark!
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I am a Russian writer, poet, translator, and editor. I authored 8 books of poetry in Russian. I am also an editor of the Storony Sveta literary journal (in Russian), as well as the English language version of the journal, Cardinal Points. The latter is focused on Russian culture.
I have taught Russian History at NYU, Russian Language and Russian Civilization at Montclair State University, as well as classes in Russian language at a private high school in NJ (Barnstable Academy). I am currently tutoring several students in Russian language.
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