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Hello - my name is Mark . I am 56 years-old and a registered, experienced teacher living in the southern suburbs of Adelaide. I am available now as an English tutor. I am a current TRT teacher with DECD and have recently been an online tutor for Primary School-age students from China, via Skype, with DaDaABC. I am undertaking a Master of Education online through the University of Southern Queensland and I am a volunteer English tutor at the Hub Community Centre tutoring adult migrant learners.
I completed a BEDMSSBA (English/History) at Flinders University in 2012, with a GPA of 6.69, finishing in the top 15% of the student cohort. I am passionate about teaching young learners and am presently tutoring a number of students privately to help improve their English reading and writing and assisting with their assignments and school projects.
I majored in English and History, which I am qualified to teach to Year 12. I am passionate about both learning areas, as I feel that English study permeates all school learning and that History scaffolds basic understandings of our Australian culture and place in the world. I adopt reporting and assessment strategies that utilise pre-assessment evaluations and that consider student needs. I feel that formative assessment is an important component for determining student engagement and I believe that summative assessment strategies should be varied to include a variety of learning activities and tasks. It is important to structure assessment activities so that students can demonstrate their learning in various ways: for example, writing, drawing, performance-based (oral or visual/multi-media) or by submitting negotiated product. All of my assessment tasks are designed to address the Australian Curriculum and guidelines.
Private tuition in your home. Experienced, DECD registered teacher available to offer professional assistance and expert instruction in all facets of English learning. Professional editing, proofreading and assignment help for university students. Specialising in tuition for English reading, writing and speaking for adult migrant learners. Australian Curriculum trained and experienced in preparing students for assessment, including the US SAT tests.
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Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)
- DECD (2018) - Teachers Registration (SA) (Professional) (✔ On File)
- Flinders University (2012) - BEDMSSBA (Bachelors) (✔ On File)
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It is a pleasure tutoring Callum and I look forward to our sessions in the future.