- Italian (mother tongue)
- University of Ca’ Foscari (Venice, Italy) Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literature.
- University of Foscari (Venice, Italy) Master of Linguistics, specialization in teaching methods.
Serena has been teaching Italian to foreigners by Skype for 3 years. She considers teaching languages her vocation. Serena also works with the famous language site, Livemocha, where she translates articles and writes original content. She speaks Russian extremely well, which is not surprising because she has lived in Moscow, where she worked for the language school, Language Link. Serena also has her own website, www.italianencounter.com, which is dedicated to teaching Italian language and culture, and where she publishes free material and exercises.
For her diploma, Serena is working on methods of teaching foreign languages by Skype.