Michael - 13 Plus, English and History Michael – 403


13 Plus, English and History

Michael's biography:

Michael is a fully qualified and committed English teacher with ten years’ experience in helping students prepare for their exams.

Michael takes a positive and supportive approach to learning and it is not unusual for his tutees to make two or more levels progress in one academic year. His A level students exceed their target grades and attain their first choice university place. Michael has worked across all the major exam boards helping students excel in GCSEs, IGCSEs, A Levels and IB examinations. Furthermore, Michael has valuable experience as an AQA and IB examiner.

Michael's specialism is A level and IB literature where he can draw upon a wide range of resources and strategies, particularly when helping students reach the top marks. Michael also has a strong record in working with 13+ scholarship students to secure their first choice placement.

Michael equips students with tried and tested techniques for each question and ensures that these skills are successfully developed in time for the exam. To further his professional experience, Michael has conducted action research projects on academic writing skills that prove exceptionally useful when helping students with their essays.

In his spare time, Michael enjoys hiking, cycling and attending academic talks or lectures.

Michael's qualifications:

Michael qualified to teach English in 2012, and holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from King's College London.

University NameName of degreeYear of graduation
Cardiff UniversityBA (Hons) English Literature2007

Michael's International Baccalaureate (IB) experience:

Michael is an examiner for IB English, so has an in-depth understanding of the demands of the exam, and requirements that must be met in order to achieve the top grades.

Recent testimonials:

"Michael is a caring and understanding tutor. He teases out the best in his students without them even noticing! I thought I'd have regular battles with my son to get him to engage with a tutor, but he is always happy to see Michael."

Monday, 4th December 2017

Mother of 13 plus student in London

Michael is available for online tuition

Michael is available for online tuition to students anywhere in the world. Find out more about online tuition.