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Jamie H.

Sylvania, GA

$45/hour

Experienced British science teacher

In-person lessons

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University of Nottingham
Plant Science
Bishop Grosseteste College
Other

Education

University of Nottingham (Plant Science)

Bishop Grosseteste College (Other)

About Jamie

I have just moved over to the US from Britain, and I am looking to continue my teaching over here. I have been a science teacher for more than ten years, and have worked with all abilities in biology, chemistry and physics in a variety of schools. I have worked with Grammar School pupils going on to study at Oxford and Cambridge Universities, and also with less able pupils who have really struggled to understand science.

I feel that science is made easiest when it is made accessible and relevant to pupils, comparing scientific ideas to everyday things, and highlighting how science is useful in real life.
I use videos, drawings, and practical experimentation to cement ideas,

I have worked with pupils for more than ten years in the British education system, teaching pupils ranging from special needs, to some of the most able pupils in the country.

I have worked with pupils with behavioural problems in a special unit from years 5 through year 9.

Please feel free to ask questions and advice so that I can cater for your tutoring needs. I specialise in making science accessible and fun. I am always learning myself, so I hope to find novel ideas and arguments in my tutoring.
I have just moved over to the US from Britain, and I am looking to continue my teaching over here. I have been a science teacher for more than ten years, and have worked with all abilities in biology, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Sylvania, GA 30467
In-person lessons
Science:
Biology,
Chemistry
Elementary Education:
Elementary Science

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Biology

15 years teaching science (especially biology) to pupils of all abilities-from Oxford and Cambridge applicants through to pupils with significant special educational needs.
As well as teaching, I have also worked in scientific research and wildlife management.

Chemistry

I have taught A level chemistry (a UK qualification) to pupils in a variety of secondary schools for more than ten years. I have taught pupils who really struggle with the subject, through to those going to study at Oxford and Cambridge Universities.

University of Nottingham
Plant Science
Bishop Grosseteste College
Other

Education

University of Nottingham (Plant Science)

Bishop Grosseteste College (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jamie will travel within 40 miles of Sylvania, GA 30467.