Educational and cultural centre




Elina Popova MA, Teacher of the English language at the secondary school, linguistics, literary science


Elina completed her BA degree in 2005 and then her MA in Pedagogy in 2007 at the University of Latvia with average grade 9.4. Now she plans to enrol in Doctoral studies. She has taught English for two years at school as well as privately. She says, “I always keep in mind that every child is born talented and my goal is to help this talent “blossom” applying all my knowledge”. Elina enjoys participating and organizing nature projects with her students, doing sport and growing flowers.


Motto: “Don’t be afraid of walking slowly, be afraid only of standing still”

Johnnie Walker




An interview with Julia Korshunova, a  Farleigh Dickinson University graduate (USA)

- Julia, you started to take extra English classes when you were in the fourth form?
- Yes, I had problems with English at that time.
- Did things soon improve?
- I didn’t even notice. Now I think I’ve always had excellent marks at school.