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Russian Language online, from basic up to advanced level.

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 with Andrey Tikhonov






short description:
If you want to have a general look on Russian language and culture or if you are willing to improve your writing, reading, speaking and listening skills that?s what you need. I?m experienced tutor teaching three languages. Russian is my native one.
 
long description:
First, I would like to offer a rich variety of activities based on communicative approach to learn foreign language. I can use different methods which facilitate language acquisition. Second, based on studetns? needs we can work on grammar, vocabulary, etc. Moreover, my classes feature cultural and social aspects. Finally, I?m a big fan of my own language and culture, and I?m looking for people who are concerned about it as well.
 
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all welcome
 
minimum class size:
1
 
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Payment depends on the level. It might be discussed in any particular case
 
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Russian Language online, from basic up to advanced level.

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If you want to have a general look on Russian language and culture or if you are willing to improve your writing, reading, speaking and listening skills that?s what you need. I?m experienced tutor teaching three languages. Russian is my native one.


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languages: Russian
fee: 25US$  (250lp)
payment: at booking
delivery method: live online and self-paced

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Russian Federation


Andrey Tikhonov



description of :
September 2009 ? present Regional Social Organization of People with Disabilities "Nadezhda", Arkhangelsk, Russia English Language Instructor for children with visual and sensory motor disorders

2008 ?2009 Michigan State University, Less Commonly Taught Languages Program, East Lansing, MI Russian Language Teaching Assistant

2006 ? 2008 Regional Social Organization of People with Disabilities "Nadezhda", Arkhangelsk, Russia English Language Instructor for children with visual and sensory motor disorders

2006 ? Present Private English Language Courses, Arkhangelsk, Russia
Private English Language Instructor

2006 ? Present Music School of Barens Region # 1, Arkhangelsk, Russia
Braille Music Writing and Comprehension Instructor

2005 ? Present Russian Journal for Visually Impaired People ?Shkolniy Vestnik?- Moscow (Russia)
Reporter, Special Educational Needs Adviser


 
Teacher's qualifications:
Andrej Sergeevich Tikhonov

E-MAIL: tikhandy@hotmail.com
Tel.: +7 911 556 85 68

EDUCATION

Spring 2009 Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
? Fulbright FLTA
- American Poetry
- Music Therapy
- Pedagogical Grammar
- Language Acquisition

Fall 2008 Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
? Fulbright FLTA
- Teaching Language Methods
- Jazz History Class

2002 ? 2008 Pomor State University, Arkhangelsk, Russia
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Departments of Linguistics, German and English Languages
Linguist, teacher of English and German

2000 ? 2004 Arkhangelsk Regional Music College String Instruments Department
Teacher, Orchestra/ensemble artist as a Violinist

1997 ? 2000 Music School "Harmony # 42,? Arkhangelsk, Russia Piano

1991 ? 2002 Municipal Educational Institution "Secondary School # 4," Arkhangelsk, Russia

1991 ? 2000 Music School of Barens Region # 1, Arkhangelsk, Russian violin

WORK EXPERIENCE

September 2009 ? present Regional Social Organization of People with Disabilities "Nadezhda", Arkhangelsk, Russia English Language Instructor for children with visual and sensory motor disorders

July 2009 ? International Camp on Computers and Communication for Persons with Visual Disabilities, Vienna (Austria)- leader of Music/jazz improvisation and Poetry/Rap Music workshops

2008 ?2009 Michigan State University, Less Commonly Taught Languages Program, East Lansing, MI Russian Language Teaching Assistant

2007 ? 2008 Music School of Barens Region # 1, Arkhangelsk, Russia
Instructor Assistant of Junior Jazz Ensemble

2006 ? 2008 Regional Social Organization of People with Disabilities "Nadezhda", Arkhangelsk, Russia English Language Instructor for children with visual and sensory motor disorders

2006 ? Present Private English Language Courses, Arkhangelsk, Russia
Private English Language Instructor

2006 ? Present Music School of Barens Region # 1, Arkhangelsk, Russia
Braille Music Writing and Comprehension Instructor

2005 ? Present Charitable Non-Profit Foundation "World Of Art," Moscow, Russia
Foundation's Activities Coordinator in Arkhangelsk Region

2005 ? Present Russian Journal for Visually Impaired People ?Shkolniy Vestnik?- Moscow (Russia)
Reporter, Special Educational Needs Adviser

2005 ? Manager of a charitable concert tour around Arkhangelsk Region

2005 ? Present Leader of a jazz-rock band ?Epoch of Baroque?

2004 ? 2008 ? Music School of Barens Region # 1, Arkhangelsk, Russia. Accompanist of chamber ensembles

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Using Computer Technologies as Adaptive Technologies in Teaching and Learning Foreign Languages (People with Visual Impairments)

Music as Neurological Therapeutic Tool for Children with Physical and Mental Deficits

PUBLICATIONS

2009 ? Perspectives on Remote Home Education for Persons with Visual Impairements- Point of View of a Pupil, a Student and a Teacher- Methodical and Practical Journal ?Education of Children with Developmental Impairements?

September, January 2009, March 2008 Interviews on the First Russian Internet Radio for Persons with Visual Disabilities ? Moscow (Russia)

2006 ? ?Invasion of Brest,? Russian Journal for Visually Impaired People ?Shkolniy Vestnik?

2006 ? ?Tough Week in St. Petersburg,? Russian Journal for Visually Impaired People ?Shkolniy Vestnik?

2006 ? ?On the Way to Knowledge?, Specifics of Professional Orientation of Young People with Visual Impairments, Compilation of the Articles, foreword to Zarubina I.N., Moscos, Public House ?Flinta? and ?Nauka?

2004 ? ?Remote School Education: Pros and Cons,? Russian Journal for Visual Impaired People ?Shkolniy Vestnik?

CONFERENCES
November 2009 ? European Citizenship Training Course ? Ljubljana, Slovenia

March 2009 - TESOL Convention ? Denver (US)

December 2008 ? FLTA Fulbright Workshops hosted by I.I.E. - Washington D.C. (US)

October 2008 ? MITESOL Conference hosted at MSU - East Lansing, MI (US)

September 2008 ? 25th Annual Educational Technology Conference hosted by College of Education Wiki at Michigan State University- East Lansing, MI (US)

March 2008 ? First Regional Scientific and Practical Conference ?Actual Questions of Using Art as Rehabilitative and Socializing Tool for Children with Special Needs? hosted by Music School # 43 ? Arkhangelsk (Russia)

November 2007 ? International Scientific and Practical Conference ?Problems of Music Education for People with Disabilities? hosted by State Special Art Institute- Moscow (Russia)

October 2007 ? Online Participation in Russian Scientific and Practical Conference ?Right to Live in Society: Mechanisms of Educational Integration of Children with Disabilities?- Saratov (Russia)

November 2006 ? Russian Seminar ?Problems of Music Education for Children with Visual Impairments? hold by Non-profit Charitable Foundation ?World of Art?- Moscow (Russia)


MEMBERSHIPS

TESOL - Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. (TESOL)

GLUNA ? Greater Lansing UN Association, East Lansing, Michigan

Fulbright Students and Scholars Association

Russian Blind Association

Arkhangelsk Region Blind Association

Arkhangelsk Organization of People with Physical and Mental Disorders

Arkhangelsk Regional Non-profit Organization for Persons with Disabilities ?Nadezda?

Arkhangelsk Student Voluntary Organization ?Block A?

Arkhangelsk Student Social Worker Organization ?Vertical?

SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENTS

July 2009 ? Violin performance at the International Camp on Computers and Communications for Persons with Visual Disabilities, Vienna (Austria)

March 2009 - McGlobe Talent Show hosted by Michigan State University, first prize award, East Lansing, MI (US) Piano/violin jazz performance with students.

December 2008 ? Violin performance at the official lunch with state representatives, FLTA Fulbright workshops hosted by I.I.E., Washington D.C. (US)

December 2008 - Talent Show hosted by Michigan State University Music College, East Lansing, MI (US) Piano performance.

November 2008 - Global Festival hosted by Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (US). Violin and piano performances

November 2008 ? McGlobe Talent Show hosted by Michigan State University, third prize award, East Lansing, MI (US) Piano performance

September 2008 - performing at the Indonesian Cultural Night hosted by Indonesian Student Association, East Lansing, MI (US) Violin performance

Participation in charitable concerts, arranged for by a non-profit Foundation "World of Art" as an artist of the International UNESCO Choir and Instrumentalist (violin, piano):
2006 ? Moscow (Russia)
2005 ? Samara, Kazan, Kostroma, Nizhniy Novgorod, Yaroslavl, St.-Petersburg (Russia)
2003 ? London (Great Britain)
2003 - was interviewed as an artist of UNESCO Choir on BBC, London (Great Britain)
2002 ? Rome (Italy), Vatican
2001, 1999, 1998 ? Moscow

2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2002 ? Student?s Art Festival ? Arkhangelsk (Russia)

2007 ? III International musical competition for visually impaired and partially sighted people - Lublin (Poland)

2007 ? Student's Art Festival, Volgograd, Russia

2006 ? XVIII international classical music festival "Musical Evenings," Brest (Belarus)

2005 ? Student's art festival- Ekaterinburg (Russia) First prize award for best ensemble and composition

2004 ? II International musical competition for visually impaired and partially sighted people- Lublin (Poland) Third prize award

2002 ? Music history and theory competition - Ryazan (Russia) First prize award

2003 ? XI International musical competition for visually impaired and partially sighted people- Prague (Czech Republic)

2001 ? I International musical competition for visually impaired and partially sighted people- Lublin (Poland)

1999 ? Young Pianist?s Competition- Kaliningrad (Russia) Special award

1999 ? Was filmed for the movie ?Playing Without Light? by Swedish broadcasting and Film Production Company

1997 ? Festival for Children with Physical Impairments- Sochi (Russia)

1995 ? II International competition for visually impaired and partially-sighted people- Moscow (Russia)

1992 ? 2006 Participation in Arkhangelsk Region Festivals of Art for Persons with Disabilities ? Arkhangelsk (Russia)

RECITALS

June 2009 ? Orphanages ? project of Non-profit Charitable Foundation ?World of Art?, jazz band ?Epoch of Baroque? ? Arkhangelsk Region, Russia

September 2009 - Orphanages ? project of Non-profit Charitable Foundation ?World of Art?, jazz band ?Epoch of Baroque? ? Arkhangelsk Region, Russia

August 2007 ? Jazz-Rock club ?Koleso,? jazz band ?Epoch of Baroque? - Arkhangelsk (Russia)

April 2006 ? Pomor State University, violin, keyboard, jazz ensemble - Arkhangelsk (Russia)

2000, 1999 ? Music School ?Harmony # 42,? piano ? Arkhangelsk (Russia)

1998 ? Music School ?Barens Region # 1,? violin ? Arkhangelsk (Russia)

TRAVEL EXPERIENCE

August 2009 ? Private tour around Poland and Ukraine

June ? July 2009 ? Private tour around Russian cities

2008 ? 2009 ? Private tour around the East coast of the United States

2008 ? Private tour around Germany, France, Norway and Sweden

2008, 2006, 2004 ? Participation in Rotary International Youth Camp for Handicapped People - Oslo (Norway)

2006 ? Participation in International Camp on Communication and Computers - Berlin (Germany)

2006 ? Private tour around France

2000 ? Private tour around Ukraine

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Russian: native

English Braille, Russian Braille, German Braille, Music Braille

English: advanced

German: high-intermediate

Ukrainian: survival/low beginning

COMPUTER SKILLS

Microsoft Office 2007

Internet Explorer, E-mail

Windows XP

Adaptive Screen Reader Program JAWS

INTERESTS AND HOBBIES

Languages, music, traveling, computers, reading books in Russian, English and German, psychology, history, intercultural experiences, cooking, skiing, playing chess, swimming

 
's preferred teaching style:
My teaching style can be described as democratic. I always design learning process orientated on individual needs of my students. Learning is based on thinking, creativity, initiative, problem solving.
 



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