geoffrey c

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£ 30.00-40.00 p/h

I am a tutor of thirty years experience. My qualifications are an MA in education, PGCE in Secondary science, BA Hons in Psychology and a BSC in Psychology. My tuition focusses on building self confidence as an independent student, with all the teaching skills that requires including Time management in examinations, how to analyse and answer questions easily, and guidance on using online resources to build your knowledge base. My masters degree centred on the research and development of learning skills and the psychology of learning.

How would you describe your teaching style?

My teaching style is designed to increase self confidence and belief. My tuition addresses and trains positive student response to all the issues. Backed by an extensive and in depth package of resources, I am completely self contained in all respects, including past papers, textbooks, study notes and power points, and guidance sheets for every step of the tuition. I have around 30 years tuition experience, backed by an MA in education, and equivalent time as a full time teacher.that focussed on my research into academic development. I offer professional commitment to both students and family on their academic quest, aided by the acquisition of skills and practice that can be transferred up to degree level.

What qualifications do you have?

1. MA in Education 2. PGCE secondary science 3. BA Hons in Evolutionary Biology 4. BSc Hons in Psychology

Tell us about your experience...

My experience in teaching in teaching has included both Private school, and state schools. My work has enabled to me to focus on the problems experienced by students working in a class room environment. mistake. all of us learn and progress by making mistakes as well as correct deduction, that the two are inter connected as part of the overall learning process. Self confidence and independence is gained by learning to work smartly and efficiently, avoiding repetition but increasing questioning and reflection; as well as independent research to increase knowledge and self esteem. Commitment to parent and student welfare encourages cooperation, communication and parental involvement; so everyone is working towards a common goal with commitment and focus at the heart of the process on both sides.

What locations do you tutor in?

In a 15 mile radius of Shepton mallet.

What is your personal message to students?

If you believe in yourself. I can show you an easy and logical way to progress in your studies and your competence as an independent learner throughout your academic career, regardless of what subjects you choose to take in the future. All I ask. is commitment and focus. The process is easier than you think.

CRB/Disclosure Certificate: CRB
Home-based tutor: Yes
Travelling tutor: Within a radius of 15 miles
Online tutor: No
Subjects: Biology A level
  Chemistry GCSE
  Biology GCSE
  Geography A level
  Geography GCSE
  Maths GCSE
  Physics GCSE