An experienced tutor (since 2011); a retiree from the nuclear power industry. My birthday is 22 July 1955. I give private tuition in physics, maths, chemistry at all SQA grades (National 5, Higher, Advanced Higher). A physics, maths, chemistry enthusiast, and fascinated by all things technical.
How would you describe your teaching style?
I teach by solving problems jointly with my pupils, at the same time discussing the background and theory of the subject matter. We move on only when understanding is evident.
What qualifications do you have?
B.Sc.(Hon) Chemical Physics, University of Edinburgh (1977) Ph.D. Inorganic / Physical chemistry, University of Edinburgh (1981) M.R.S.C., C.Chem., Royal Society of Chemistry
Tell us about your experience...
I have been a tutor since 2011, with an average of 10 pupils per school year. I have had good results at all levels.
What locations do you tutor in?
I give tuition in pupils homes, within 15 miles of Stirling. I can give tuition online if required, using my own overhead camera system.
What is your personal message to students?
Hello, I'm Donald - experienced tutor. I can supply references and Disclosure certificate if required. First lesson is free.
|CRB/Disclosure Certificate:||Yes, Disclosure (Scotland)|
|Travelling tutor:||Within 15 miles from Stirling|
|Online tutor:||Online is possible using Zoom, my own overhead camera|
|Subjects:||Physics||SQA N5 / H / AH|
|Maths||SQA N5 / H / AH|
|Chemistry||SQA N5 / H / AH|