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I am an experienced tutor with a PhD in Molecular Biology and a 1st Class Biology degree, both from the University of Nottingham. I am currently employed in a local secondary school where I provide 1:1 and small group GCSE tuition. I also have a full DBS check.
I have been tutoring maths and science from KS2 through to A-level and have had some fantastic results with students. One of my KS3 students has increased 20% on their latest school tests after just 12 weeks tuition and other students have been complimented on their achievements or moved up a set. My GCSE and A-level students are all achieving very good grades.
I appreciate how hard both GCSEs and A-levels can be and like to motivate my students to achieve the best they possibly can. I like to split work into three sections: firstly, I come up with unique methods of ensuring the understanding of complex material; secondly, I help students come up with creative methods of remembering the material, and finally I like to provide help in both exam preparation and technique.
If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact me :)
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Tara is an amazing tutor! Our children are making huge progress- thank you!
Teaches
Subject | Level |
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Maths | Primary |
Maths | KS3 |
Maths | GCSE |
Science | Primary |
Science | KS3 |
Biology | GCSE |
Biology | A-Level |
Chemistry | GCSE |
Physics | GCSE |
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Asked in KS3 Maths - Numbers by Hubert Bogan
First you need to express the percentage as a decimal and then multiply it by the amount. 146% ...
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Asked in KS3 Maths - Numbers by Felicity Spencer
First you need to express the percentage as a decimal and then multiply it by the amount. 120% as a ...
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Asked in KS3 Maths - Numbers by Carolyn Legros
To express one value as a percentage of another, you divide that value by the original and multiply ...
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Asked in KS3 Physics - Forces and Motion by Nayeli Kautzer V
The steeper a line on a distance time graph, the faster the object is going. ...
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Asked in KS3 Physics - Forces and Motion by Dr. Edgar Howe
The mean is the average value and is found by adding together all the values and dividing by how man...
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