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Mike

PGCE: Postgrad diploma in Accountancy (2004)
Chartered accountant, MBA Graduate. Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting. Also a Trinity College Graduate. Currently a Vice President in an Investment Management Firm I have given grinds to several people in the last 2 years. Some for professional accountancy exams and some for junior cert, leaving cert and university exams. I have 100% pass rate and have always received excellent feedback. Calm, Patient, and very knowledgeable....
Seán

Seán

Bachelors: Multimedia and Education (2012)
Dublin but I am available to travel. I am a fully qualified teacher at Primary School level here in Dublin. I am a full time teacher at a Gaelscoil. I have been involved in the teaching of Irish language to students for many years based in the West Kerry Gaeltacht. Practical and immersive. I will seek to recognise each students goals and set about a program to fulfill these goals. I teach practical useful skills...
Francesca
English, English as a Foreign Language, Mathematics and Academic Writing. I have the UK equivalent of Garda Vetting and am in the process of getting my Irish Garda Vetting Certificate. I have much experience in tailoring teaching to the specific needs of the individual student. As I have much experience working with students of a diverse variety of abilities, ages and backgrounds, I have a variety of strategies and creative resources to engage students in...
Steafan

Steafan

College: BA English, Music and Sociology (2014)
your level is! After this - I work on teaching you grammar step by step. Most people need to begin with verb tenses. When you've learned this well, and you have made it a habit, I will move on to the next step. This is a great way of learning how to make good English sentences! If I notice that you have any pronunciation problems I will show you how to make good English sounds....

Siobhan

Kinsealy-Drinan
Maths, English, Geography, History, Social Science, Essay Writing / Study Skills
PGCE: Post graduate diploma in primary school teaching (1999)
primary school experience in all classes from junior to senior and 3 years in secondary level teaching history, SESE and English to all classes and exam students. I like to engage the student as much as possible and provide resources and materials that they may not have used in school to understand a given task or area. In second level and third level I like to discuss the given topic/subject area to ascertain what the...
April

April

English, Art, Essay Writing / Study Skills
Bachelors: Education, with a double minor in Art and English (2016)
example, one of my ELL students and I are focusing on oracy (speaking and listening comprehension). She is also interested in the Civil Rights Movement and racism in 1960s-80s America--so, I've developed lesson plans that feature films, audiobooks, podcasts, discussions, and writing assignments all aimed at improving her skills; but why not keep it interesting! Another of my students and I work on his assignments from school. As he's preparing for university (with a learning...
Máire

Máire

Tower
English, History
Masters: 2:1 History (2007)
Cork. This prestigious school was placed as the top boys school in the country 2014/2015 and teachers are expected to teach to a high standard. My approach to grinds is to ensure the basic skills needed for the subject are covered first and then going into detail on the areas the student is concerned about. I believe it is important for the student to understand the topic, rather than just learning things off for an...

Mark

Masters: 2:1 MA in English (2015)
(Junior and Leaving Cert) and have a very high level of knowledge in both subjects. My approach to grinds varies depending on the individual needs and views of the student in relation to the subject. I believe that is important for students to develop a clear understanding of the subject that and I feel that this can be achieved by making lessons as interesting and appealing as possible. This involves creating a positive learning environment,...
Mary

Mary

English, ESL, French, Learning Disabilities
Masters: Masters in Education (2001)
marking scheme of both the English and French state examinations. For students studying French I aim to help the student to build a wide and rich French vocabulary while also developing examination standard listening and writing skills which will all lead to a successful oral, aural and written examination. For students studying English I aim to instill a thorough knowledge of the single and comparative texts necessary for both paper one and paper two of...
Venkatesh
I am cool and easy going person with experience in teaching. I worked as an Assistant professor. I will understand the student problem and explain him the concepts. Initially, I will discuss with the student and try to find the gaps in his knowledge towards the subject. I will start from basics and then proceed to higher concepts depending on the ability of the student....

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