Information About Michael - Shrewsbury tutor - (17 reviews)
This is how 3 referees rated Michael:
64 years young, with three children - 1 Cambridge Greek teacher; 1 coach for NZ snowboard team; 1 actor ('by their fruits ye shall know them')
Cambridge 2:1 English 1972
Distinction Dip Ed English Cambridge University 1973
Watford Boys Grammar School 5 years
Wem Comprehensive 5 Years
Highfields School Wolverhampton Head of Department 10 years
Examiner for Joint Matriculation Board
help for Polish, Lebanese speakers of English as second language, dyslexic students, extremely bright students
word enthusiast; creative writer; proofreader; editor; publisher;confidence builder; helper
10 years Wolverhampton Comprehensive 100% A Level Pass success
Find out the needs of the student - react - research- find out the rules of the game= the exam board/desired end product - encourage-encourage- encourage: smile! Get past the hurdle!
(Grounded in grammar, and the origin of words, and the poetic as well as functional use of them.)
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Additional Languages: French, Latin
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)
- CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY (1973) - Cambridge Dip Ed Distinction (Bachelors) (✘ Not On File)
- CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY (1972) - Cambridge 2:1 English (Bachelors) (✘ Not On File)
- VSO Turks and Caicos Islands (1968) - Start of 43 years' teaching (School) (✘ Not On File)
- GLOBAL (1949) - Experience:humour (Other) (✘ Not On File)
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As a friend, I'd like to keep the contact - 'A' Level - or writing a book/assignment, etc
Liam kept on a straight line, to get there in the end.
I'm so pleased he got there!
Perhaps train the dog?
(I liked the dog - mischievous - under the table -
an independent mind - which I know Alice will be!)
And most importantly the children(F13,M16) like him.
Thanks Mike for all of the help you have given us, Rich and Mark.
Thank you Mike.
Thanks for the pleasure of teaching your son, under maximum collaborative circumstances!
Mike Has huge experience in teaching. Omar enjoyed his lessons very much, though I could not see any significant improvement in Omar's school work. I think Mike's ideal strength is in general English, not as much exam focused . I wish him good luck
Mike's passion for English language is infectious!