Information About Clive - Maynooth tutor
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Clive offers a discount of 25% on their first / introductory lesson!
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I have a BA in English from Maynooth University and a Professional Masters in Education, also from MU.
I taught in a mixed Educate Together school in Dublin, an all boys school in Celbridge and I am currently in a mixed school in Kilcock where I teach English, SPHE and CSPE.
These contrasting environments have equipped me with a wide ranging set of teaching skills and practices. All of these schools have taught me the importance of the student-centred approach, where I adjust my teaching to support the student, not the other way around.
In the summer of 2016 I marked the Junior Cert English Ordinary Level paper and in 2019 I marked the Junior Cert Higher Level Paper. I have a substantial understanding of the marking scheme for the new Junior Cert, I am extremely familiar with the curriculum and I also have vast knowledge of the areas that students find particularly tricky.
I believe that the student's wellbeing and mental health is just as important in order for effective learning to be achieved. I encourage my students to meditate for a few minutes at the start of each tutorial and I give them tips on how to handle the anxiety of school and exams.
Approach to Grinds:
My approach is completely student-centred. I work with the student to identify areas that can be improved and also what that particular student's learning style is. I combine these two aspects to tailor my grinds to suit the individual needs of that student. I am always available for questions and guidance through email and phone.
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Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)
- Maynooth University (2018) - Professional Master of Education (Masters) (✘ Not On File)
- Maynooth University (2016) - BA English (Bachelors) (✘ Not On File)