Maxim Achkasov is a teacher of English as a Second Language (ESL instructor). He has two degrees (B.A., M.A.) from the University of Manchester. He has also earned the Certificate of Educational Studies in the Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages and is currently doing a Diploma in TESOL course with INTESOL W. Ltd (UK). He obtained the Diploma in the Methods of Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language, from Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University (Russia). Besides that, he successfully passed three modules of the Teacher Knowledge Test and Business English Certificate: Higher (Cambridge ESOL Examinations). He has also completed the course of International Business English Training (Cert IBET) from Trinity College London (UK). In 2012 he received a Postgraduate Diploma in Psychological Counseling from the PTC Institute, Moscow. He is also a founder and moderator of one of the most popular websites among language schools in Ukraine, www.english4real.com. He is an author of various video classes for both ESL RFL learners. He is also a teacher-trainer at INTESOL Ukraine and a member of TESOL Ontario.
"A not-intensive but disciplined, relaxed and yet thoughtful study, led through an engaged discussion with sensitive and regular feedback is often a sure way to some significant and solid progress in learning a foreign language." - M.A.