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University of Sydney (Education)
University of technology, Sydney (Other)
Old Dominion University (Master's)
Hi! My name is Kelly and I am an Australian native living in the Ventura County supporting my husband through his Naval Officer career.
I have a Bachelor of Education from the University of Sydney (Australia) and a Bachelor of Science in Forensic Biology from the University of Technology, Sydney (Australia). In 2011, I completed my Masters of Science in Biology at Old Dominion University in Norfolk VA.
My experience extends to high school, having taught grade levels 9-12 in Biology, Chemistry and Physics. I also taught IB (International Baccalaureate) Biology, which is an excellent and challenging curriculum for all involved. I have also tutored college students (Senior Year) in Anatomy and Physiology, HIV/AIDS seminar and Virology.
My strong and concrete teaching areas are Biology, Chemistry (Middle School and Grade 9 & 10), Microbiology, Anatomy and Biochemistry. Some examples of relevant coursework from my Bachelor's/Master's degrees are: Pharmacology, Vector Borne Diseases, Virology, Molecular and Genetic Lab Research on Tick Pathogens, Microbial Pathogenesis, Biomedical Science 1 & 2, Anatomical Pathology, Haematology, Immunology, Transfusion Science, Investigation of Human Remains, Comparative Primate Anatomy, DNA Profiling and Human Anatomy & Physiology.
What makes my Science coaching effective for my students is that I make Science fun, exciting and relevant to real-world application. I have loads of interactive teaching materials that a lot of my former students found extremely helpful and led them to the "AH HA! I get it!" moments. My past students in Washington DC have seen a tremendous jump in their grades after working with me, whether it be for test prep or understanding concepts for assignments.
I have worked in Anatomy and Physiology research as well as in a Pathology lab. This real-life work experience has allowed me to view Science from a different perspective and exposed me to some knowledgeable and professional people.
My personality is warm, friendly and motivating with a dash of tough love. I want the best outcomes for you or your child, and I do this by preparing material, focusing on improvements and clear communication.
Please send me a message if you would like to know more about my coaching services!
NB: To be fair to myself and my other students, I require 24 hours' cancellation notice for cancellation of scheduled lessons; otherwise, the full lesson fee will be charged. This includes no-shows. Hi! My name is Kelly and I am an Australian native living in the Ventura County supporting my husband through his Naval Officer career.
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