Hear from some of our pupil’s parents.
Charlie is Year 8 and has been taking Chris’ classes for a few weeks now.
We also have an 8 year old, a 6 year old and a 37 year old all learning maths successfully using this method!
Zoe is the mum of Phoebe who has been working with Chris through Lockdown.
B.Ed. Mathematics, B.Sc. General Maths & Science
Christopher is a Freelance Tutor who has 28 years of full-time teaching experience and worked as Head of Department in a large Somerset college from 1992 to 2014.
Christopher has an enthusiasm and interest in mathematics and can raise self-confidence and belief by making maths fun. He concentrates on setting the language in context and building clear scaffolding in topics based on his insight and understanding of the subject.
He is an efficient tutor and can cover a large amount of work in a relatively small amount of time, by developing effective and enjoyable one-to-one tutoring techniques.
Client Review for Christopher: Chris is amazing. He has made Megan feel welcome and also made her believe she can achieve her goal in maths. For the first time ever, Megan has enjoyed maths. We are so glad to have Chris help.
Maths, English, Primary, GCSE Preparation, SEN
BA (Hons) Childhood Studies, AMBDA Accreditation, Professional Master’s Programme pathway in Specific Learning Difficulties/Dyslexia
Mary is a specialist Dyslexia Tutor and Assessor and has had years of experience supporting individuals in their learning along with boosting confidence and self-belief.
As a tutor Mary provides support for general learning in particular with Maths and English to Primary and Secondary learners who need a boost in confidence. The learner’s needs are assessed and tuition is tailored according to the learning style and needs of the individual student. This includes a range of learning resources and games to aid with learning and to target weaker areas of understanding.
Mary has worked closely with the school’s SENCO to support and enhance the learning of children with specific learning needs, including Dyslexia.
As a sixth form tutor for the past three years, Mary supports students with their Maths and English GCSE Exam preparations, teaches students study skills + time management skills, and keeps them on track with their deadlines and targets. Alongside this, she provides pastoral support.