Over 5 tutoring hours

Yana W.

Mckinney, TX

$45/hr

Russian Native Speaker/Tutor

In-person lessons
Replies in 2 hours
Background check passed as of 5/18/14
5.0 Avg. Rating
 
 
6 Ratings
 
 
2hrs Response Time

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University of North Texas
Music

Education

University of North Texas (Music)

About Yana

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. 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 Read more

Policies
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Mckinney, TX 75070
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Reading, TOEFL, Vocabulary
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Russian,
TOEFL
Music:
General Music
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Russian

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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.

University of North Texas
Music

Education

University of North Texas (Music)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Travel policy

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

Background Check Status for Yana W.

Yana W. passed a background check on 5/18/14. The check was ordered by Yana through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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