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Kim

Kim

Durham
PGCE: PGCE (1994), (1994)
a cover teacher. Since I became a mum soon after finished at Newton Aycliffe, I decided to only work as an examiner and I'm a private tutor in Durham (20 years) My aim is to provide students with confidence and the right tools to prepare for their exams. This may take several forms, including: 1. Homework 2. Past paper questions 3. Answering questions skills 4. Preparation for the coming exams in terms of time management...
Irina
I proudly hold the top grades in the Russia's own equivalent of GCSE. I tutor 10-19+ year olds Maths for GCSE, A-levels and for professional career progress (RANRA, GMAT and other non-verbal reasoning tests). Examination boards' requirements (AQA, OCR, Edexcel, RANRA) and governmental guidelines guide but do not limit my tutoring. Depending on your goal, I offer either a crash course before exams, or thorough developing of maths thinking and skills. I teach maths pedagogically,...

Julia

Durham
Doctorate: PhD in Sociocultural Anthropology (2012)
longer practical for me to teach away from home. I have also taught for the Open University and for Durham University. I like to use real objects to help children with maths, so they get a real understanding of a topic, before introducing the same material in a more abstract way. For instance, to teach fractions I might cut up a small pizza and ask them to whether they would prefer to eat half the...
John

John

Durham
PGCE: Science Ed (1973)
in the early years of my career but for the last 20 years I was Head of Science in a large comprehensive school with a large sixth form,my own subject specialism being Physics up to A level. A full time teacher of 36 years (1973-2009) with much experience of one to one home tuition. I love the challenge of helping students to overcome the barriers which are preventing them from achieving their potential.I think I...

Hannah

Durham
School: A level English (2015)
in a primary school and taught Latin to Year 6's (who had never studied Latin before) which gave me a valuable insight into teaching completed inexperienced student and the right techniques to use. In my role as a coxswain both in my six form and at university I have had invaluable experience in encouraging and motivating my crews. All these skills are useful for teaching. The important base level when learning Classics up till A...
Fiona

Fiona

Durham
Doctorate: Psychology (2013)
experience in teaching psychology at various levels including; GCSE developmental psychology, psychology modules on NVQ social care courses; A ‘level psychology (developmental, cognitive, research methods and statistics) and on undergraduate courses including introduction to psychology classes and approaches to psychological theory. In teaching A’ level and at undergraduate level, I have gained significant experience in supervising student assignments and assisting with study skills. I don't charge for the first 30min of the first session, until...
Thomas

Thomas

Durham
Masters: MA in African Studies (2014)
of institutions I know how to help get the best out of students at A Level through to Undergraduate level. I have tutored several AS and A Level students to pass core modules and to help with coursework- achieving the target grades in all cases. I have also tutored several Undergraduates to assist with their final exams and with coursework- achieving higher than expected results. Whilst still a relatively young tutor, I believe my growing...
Cheng

Cheng

Durham
Doctorate: PhD (2015)
University, China. 2004/2008 Private tutor, Beijing Normal University, China With over 8 years Private tutor experience in China, 4 years in London to PHD, MSC, MBA and UNDERGRADUATE students. I found a lot of ways to help students themselves learn faster and more efficiently. My philosophy is that education should be customized as everyone is a different person. Students themselves are the main subjects of the process, and tutors are to help them discover the...
Aislinn

Aislinn

Durham
English, Sociology
Bachelors: 2:1 in English Language and Sociology (2016)
various summer camps allowing me to gain experience working with children. Last year I taught at an English language camp allowing me to gain experience teaching English to 10-16 year olds with non-native speakers of the language. When working at the camp I designed the lessons enabling me to have experience in teaching and designing lesson plans to a variety of age groups I will adapt my approach depending on the age and ability of...
Alice

Alice

Durham
Bachelors: Psychology BSc with hons (2:1) (2015)
have peer mentoring experience from school and university. At school this involved helping a younger pupil with their maths and english skills, and at university it involved helping first year students with a module, helping them develop the skills required at university and making the transition to university. I am a patient person and my approach is to make learning an enjoyable experience and making sure it is a relaxed environment, where tutees feel they...

Subjects Taught: Maths, English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Combined Science, Spanish, Latin, History, Geography, Electronics / Electronic Engineering, Greek (Ancient), Russian, Psychology, Government and Politics, Economics, Entrance Exams, Music, English (Foreign Language), Citizenship, Classical Civilisation

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Lowest Price Durham Tutors

  • Hannah, Durham
    Joined: 30/08/2017 | Av. Price: £15.00 p.h.
    English, Latin, Greek (Ancient)
    School: A level English (2015)

  • Alice

    Alice, Durham
    Joined: 30/08/2017 | Av. Price: £15.00 p.h.
    Maths, Psychology
    Bachelors: Psychology BSc with hons (2:1) (2015)

  • Aislinn

    Aislinn, Durham
    Joined: 21/08/2016 | Av. Price: £15.00 p.h.
    English, Sociology
    Bachelors: 2:1 in English Language and Sociology (2016)

Fastest Responding Durham Tutors

Highest Rated Durham Tutors

Newest Durham Tutors

  • Charlotte

    Charlotte, Durham
    Joined: 17/03/2018 | Av. Price: £30.00 p.h.
    English
    Masters: Romantic and Victorian Literary Studies (2018)

  • Arya

    Arya, Durham
    Joined: 16/03/2018 | Av. Price: £28.75 p.h.
    English
    Doctorate: PhD (Final Year) (2018)

  • Ashleigh

    Ashleigh, Durham
    Joined: 15/02/2018 | Av. Price: £25.00 p.h.
    Maths
    PGCE: Secondary Mathematics (QTS) (2017)

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