I am a committed teaching and tutoring professional with more than 20 years of teaching and tutoring experience and proven success teaching students of various levels, ages, and cultural backgrounds. I am also highly effective in motivating and directing students towards student learning outcomes. Besides, I possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. I implement intensive and highly efficient methods and strategies to accommodate different academic needs and learning styles. ... [more]
As a tutor I conduct private ESL lessons to help newcomers to acquire all four language skills. I can meet different needs, requirements, and learning styles, tailoring my lessons and strategies to help each student reach his/her full potential. I also assist college/international students with various aspects of grammar, reading, writing, and pronunciation. I have more than twenty years of experience teaching EFL and ESL and tutoring, and I am highly enthusiastic and passionate about my job. Besides, I have received my Master's in Linguistics/Teaching English as a Second Language, and I have a strong theoretical foundation of my methods of teaching.
Russian is my native language, the language of my schooling, and the language in which I have read a great amount of literature. I tutored international students of different cultural backgrounds and age in Russian grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing, and speaking. My intensive methodology proves to be very effective.