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Kevin

Kevin

Doctorate: PhD in Chemistry (2016)
of my PhD, I taught as a demonstrator in several undergraduate computational chemistry lab classes. This involved both helping the students with the practicalities of their experiments and in their understanding of the chemical concepts required to write-up their work. I was also assigned as a supervisor for a final-year mature student during their masters project, guiding him in learning the fundamentals of quantum chemistry and the software suit used by our research group, along...
Frances

Frances

PGCE: PGDE (Secondary) English (2007)
with Additional Learning Needs, which I found particularly rewarding. I worked for several years as a Training Officer at Edinburgh YMCA, during which time I planned and ran Life and Social Skills courses for young people aged 16-18 years. I also have experience of working with small groups and individuals, including those for whom English was an Additional Language, on Basic Literacy. In addition to tutoring students working towards SQA exams, I have tutored Primary...
Garry

Garry

Bachelors: B.Sc (w/ upper second class honours) in Biomedical Science (Physiology) (2011)
doesn't work with yours. I was Biology prefect in my final year at school which involved helping to teach classes up to fourth year (National 5). I also carried out some work experience teaching primary school children PE and as part of my Ph.D I will be demonstrating for and tutoring first and second year undergraduates at the university. I have also had vast one on one tutoring experience from 13+ maths and science to...

Stephen

Masters: M. A., (Modern Languages) (1984)
I have also previously taught abroad and have a lot of expreience of private tutoring. I am used to preparing students for public exams in a wide range of curricula and have had good results. My wife is a French native speaker and also a teacher. I have taught for the last 22 years at a private school in Edinburgh and previously taught abroad. I have a lot of experience of private tutoring. I am...
Duncan

Duncan

College: Chemistry Higher A Band 1 (2015)
at Edinburgh University. During my second year at Edinburgh I was enrolled as a Maths Buddy as part of the School of Physics and Astronomy, this means that I and other 2nd years ran twice weekly tutorial sessions for 1st years studying Maths for Physics 1&2. The tutoring approach was one on one tuition. I will also enrol on this programme for the upcoming year. In addition I have one year experience tutoring high school...
Matthew

Matthew

Bachelors: Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics: 1st Class Honours (2017)
results. Although I now have quite a few reviews on FirstTutors, I have been registered on other websites for years and would be more than happy to supply references from other past tutees for your peace of mind. I believe that everyone deserves the best chance at school. However, more and more of my tutees are complaining that their schools are failing to provide that. It seems that due to funding cutbacks/lack of qualified teachers,...
Samuel

Samuel

Bachelors: Psychology & Sociology (2015)
high performance. Here I share the tools, tips, and strategies that helped me and others fulfil our academic potential. I specialise in study skills and exam technique after undergoing a dramatic transformation in how I approached studying myself during my third year of university. After two years of being a low-mid 2i student at Cambridge I changed my entire approach to study through developing a number of study tips/tricks/hacks rooted in performance psychology, positive psychology,...
Alec
teaching seminars and have spent a cumulative 7 years during school and university tutoring peers and younger years in Maths, English and study/writing skills. I am familiar with a number of different methods of teaching and have worked with students with a number of different learning styles and abilities. I subscribe to the teaching method of Implant, Reinforce and Maintain (IRM) taught to many teachers today. Implant - My experience has taught me that guiding...
Ryan

Ryan

Bachelors: Bachelor of Art (Honours) in English Literature (2014)
also have experience running tutorials and workshops for both large and small groups, andI recently spent three weeks touring across the UK with the Cambridge Footlights running comedy and ‘Oxbridge Entrance' workshops for secondary school students. I spent a month in Japan in 2011 teaching English to school and university students, which included integrating Shakespearean textual analysis for more fluent speakers. In addition, I ran drama workshops, incorporating both theory and practical elements of drama....

Utibe

Masters: MEng Chemical Engineering 1st Honours (2010)
college London covering most first year chemical engineering modules including maths, chemistry and physics. I have also been tutoring as part of the university staff for over two years at the University of Edinburgh covering subjects including Maths, thermodynamics, physics and Chemistry. I have also worked for over four years as a private tutor in Chemistry, Physics and mathematics for students between the ages of 14-18 and from secondary school level to advanced highers. My...

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