"Tell me and I will forget. Teach me and remember. Involve me and I will LEARN" B. Frenklin

Latvian language teacher and translator. Practicing individual and group lessons for foreigners living in Latvia for several years. Worked in study center, also translating TV series. Degree in Linguistics from University of Latvia. 

I like learning by doing. Good learning is "live learning" with interaction, brain training, visualizing and memorizing. 

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  • Languages You Speak
    English Greek Latvian Russian
  • Languages You Learn
  • Occupation
    Finance Analyst
  • Education
    BLing in University of Latvia
  • Please introduce yourself by sharing the information: why are you interested in learning languages and what is your major motivation; you may write about you as a personality, mentioning your main life achievements and goals; any other interesting information about you, which you would like to share will be appreciated. NOTE: You may write in different languages, so that different language speakers can read and understand the text.

    I live in Riga and I am world explorer and traveler. I have  degree in Linguistics and general interest in languages and world literature. I have worked in translations ( ENG - LV Movie translator for Latvian Television), free-lance journalist and Latvian language teacher for foreigners (Russian and English speaking). I teach for small groups as well as individual lessons. 

  • How did you know about LONET?
    recommended by a friend of mine
  • Languages You Teach
  • Please write about your methods and tools, which you use during teaching practice. You may explain why do you like teaching and mention why learners should chose you as their Teacher. Please describe structure of your lessons and explain to your potential learners what are the benefits of your methodology. You may add other details concerning your teaching practice and experience, which you consider essential and interesting. You may upload a plan of your lesson, as an example, or mention the major topics/context/material your lessons are based on. You are welcome to share any other information about you as a personality and character features, which describe you as a good language Teacher.

    I like learning by doing. Good learning is "live learning" with interaction, brain training, visualizing and memorizing. 

    Combining various  "Learn Latvian"  textbooks, grammar exercises, personal materials, and keeping live conversations is the best practice so far.

    Depending on students personal needs and teachers best practices we can structure the program. Feel free to request first complimentary lesson.

  • Please shortly write about your professional background, certification and teaching experience. Indicate the age groups and levels you teach. What is your specialization, the strongest professional points and major professional achievements.
    I have a degree in Classical Philology (I know basic Latin and Ancient Greek), University studies included a lot of Baltic linguistics as well as Professional Level of English Language and Literature.
    I have lived and worked in London, UK as well as in Athens, Greece (I know intermediate Greek too).
    I also speak Russian (not too fluent) and bit of German.
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