We Want To Keep Maria Avaguimova As Russian Teacher

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Karel Fraaije
6 years ago
Maria is possibly the only good native Russian teacher Leiden university has; If they were to continue with this contractual chicanery, they would run the risk of seriously impeding the progress of all leiden university's Russian students. What is more, they would run the risk of losing a good employee. I am currently unaware as to how firing Maria would benefit anyone.

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christa kok
6 years ago
My daughter loves her as a teacher and it 's stupid bureaucracy not to keep her when all her students say she 's that good.

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Nicolas Fischer
7 years ago
I got to know to Maria in Prague during Summer School some years ago. Meanwhile she became a good friend of mine and I've visited her at the Leiden University already several times and even had the chance to visit once one of her classes. I wish I'd had such a dedicated teacher at Zurich University.

There is only a few people I've met during my years of study which have such a brilliant mind as she does.

In my eyes it's quite embarassing that - even after such a long time she has been working in the Institute - Leiden University hasn't even recognize their own talents.


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Perry Groeneveld
7 years ago
Maria is one of the best teachers I have worked with at Leiden University. Her clear explanations and infinite patience when discussing the most difficult material have been the primary reason for my basic understanding of the Russian language. Firing her would be an enormous disgrace for not only Leiden University, but the Dutch system of education in general.

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Charlotte Ursem
7 years ago
Maria is a beloved teacher from my friends

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Susanne Bartels
7 years ago
She taught me the very beginnings of the Russian language. She is a great, devoted and caring teacher!

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Ermek Azamatov
7 years ago
Мария очень важное звено университета. Она учит студентов не просто русскому языку, а красоте русского языка и культуре, которая очень важна при изучении языка. Она достойна шанса что бы показать что она много значит не только для студентов но и для самого университета.

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Patrycja Stawiarska
7 years ago
A good teacher is necessary for learning a language!

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Henrik Vollrath
7 years ago
Good teachers are never not needed

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Mekebeb Tesfaye
7 years ago
She's pretty