Ivan Savvine is a New York City based teacher, writer, and translator. Trained in Linguistics and Art History, he is pursuing various projects related to Russian language and culture, fine arts and human rights.  

In 2019, Ivan has completed the post-graduate certification at the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia on the methods of teaching Russian as a non-native/foreign language.

His current concentration is in teaching and curriculum development for the beginner, intermediate, and advanced learners of the Russian language. Ivan’s additional post-graduate certifications include Digital Pedagogy and Russian Cultural Studies.  

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