11 Plus (English, Maths, Verbal Reasoning and Non-Verbal Reasoning)
English (KS1 and KS2)
History (KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel and GCSE OCR)
Maths (KS1 and KS2)
School entrance experience
Laura has worked with children aiming to attend the following schools:
Laura studied History at Newcastle University and went on to complete the prestigious Teach First Leadership Development programme in 2015, successfully achieving 'outstanding' in her PGCE from UCL Institute of Education. Laura has taught for a number of years within numerous in London, where she demonstrated commitment in dedication to supporting children's academic development. As a result of her skills in helping children to make rapid progress, Laura holds the title of ‘Head of Key Stage One and Two; she is the lead for the progress and attainment of six year groups. As a result, Laura is responsible for the rapid levels of progress and academic success and confidence of many children.
Laura began tutoring whilst at Newcastle University, supporting A Level History students in their final examinations. Since acquiring her PGCE, Laura has tutored students in many core subjects and helped to prepare them for entrance examinations.
Within the classroom and tutoring environment, Laura is keen to raise children's attainment through discussion, inquisitive learning and engaging activities. Following her teaching experience, Laura firmly believes in raising the self-confidence of her students and supports them to ask questions and not be afraid of making mistakes. Through this form of 'nurturing' approach, Laura has seen her students make rapid and accelerated progress, especially in the skills of analytical thinking and logical thinking.
Outside of the classroom, Laura is a keen reader, historian and runner. She enjoys volunteering and has recently started calligraphy.
Laura qualified to teach Primary education in 2015, and holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from Institute of Education.
|University Name||Name of degree||Year of graduation|
|University of Leeds||MA (Hons) Modern History||2017|
|Newcastle University||BA (Hons) History||2014|
"Laura has been very supportive, friendly and encouraging. My child throughly enjoyed being tutored by her."
Tuesday, 12th June 2018
Parent of student
Laura can teach in the following locations:
CamdenKings Cross, Finsbury (west) (WC1X)High Holborn (WC1V)Gray’s Inn (WC1R)Great Ormond Street Hospital (WC1N)St Pancras (WC1H)University College London (WC1E)Bloomsbury, British Museum (WC1B)New Oxford Street (WC1A)Drury Lane, Aldwych (WC2B)Lincoln’s Inn Fields, Royal Courts of Justice (WC2A)Hatton Garden (EC1N)Fitzrovia, Tottenham Court Road (W1T)Highgate, Hampstead Heath (N6)Euston, Camden Town, Somers Town, Primrose Hill, Gospel Oak, Lisson Grove (NW1)Hampstead, Chalk Farm, Primrose Hill, Swiss Cottage, Belsize Park, Gospel Oak, Frognal, Childs Hill (NW3)Kentish Town, Tufnell Park, Dartmouth Park, Gospel Oak (NW5)
WestminsterSomerset House (WC2R)Charing Cross (WC2N)Leicester Square (WC2H)Covent Garden (WC2E)Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia (W1W)Marylebone (W1U)Hanover Square, Savile Row (W1S)Mayfair (north), Grosvenor Square (W1K)Mayfair (south), Piccadilly, Royal Academy (W1J)Marylebone (W1H)Harley Street (W1G)Soho (north west) (W1F)Soho (south east), Chinatown, Soho Square (W1D)Oxford Street (west) (W1C)Portland Street, Regent Street (W1B)Paddington, Bayswater, Hyde Park, Westbourne Green, Little Venice, Westbourne Green, Notting Hill (W2)Maida Vale, Little Venice (W9)St. James’s (SW1Y)Belgravia, Knightsbridge (SW1X)Belgravia (SW1W)Vauxhall Bridge, Chelsea Bridge, Victoria Station, Pimlico (SW1V)Victoria Station, the Houses of Parliament, Vauxhall Bridge, Pimlico (SW1P)Buckingham Gate, Victoria St, Birdcage Walk (SW1H)Buckingham Gate, Victoria Station (SW1E)Whitehall, Buckingham Palace (SW1A)
IslingtonSt Luke’s, Bunhill Fields (EC1Y)Finsbury, Moorfields Eye Hospital (EC1V)Finsbury, Finsbury Estate (EC1R)Clerkenwell, Farringdon (EC1M)Highbury, Highbury Fields (N5)Holloway, Barnsbury, Islington, Tufnell Park (N7)Upper Holloway, Archway, Tufnell Park, Hornsey (N19)
City of LondonSt Bartholomew’s Hospital (EC1A)Barbican (EC2Y)Guildhall (EC2V)Bank of England (EC2R)Old Broad Street, Tower 42 (EC2N)Broadgate, Liverpool Street (EC2M)Royal Exchange, Lombard Street (EC3V)Monument, Billingsgate (EC3R)Leadenhall, Lloyd’s of London, Fenchurch Street (EC3M)St Mary Axe, Aldgate (EC3A)Temple (EC4Y)Blackfriars (EC4V)Cannon Street (EC4R)Mansion House (EC4N)St Paul’s (EC4M)Fetter Lane (EC4A)
HackneyShoreditch (EC2A)Barnsbury, Canonbury, Kings Cross, Islington, Pentonville, De Beauvoir Town, Hoxton (N1)
Tower HamletsTower Hill, Tower of London (EC3N)
LondonCity of London (EC3B)Mayfair (W1Y)Mayfair (W1X)Soho, Piccadilly (W1V)Oxford Street, Regent Street (W1R)Goodge Street, Warren Street (W1P)Regents Park, Oxford Circus (W1N)Marylebone (W1M)
Kensington and ChelseaKensington, Holland Park (W8)North Kensington, Queens Park (W10)Chelsea, Brompton, Knightsbridge (SW3)Earl’s Court (SW5)South Kensington, Knightsbridge (SW7)West Brompton, Chelsea (SW10)
LambethBrixton, Brixton Hill, Streatham Hill, Tulse Hill, Clapham Park, Balham (SW2)
Hammersmith and FulhamFulham, Parson’s Green (SW6)
BarnetEast Finchley, Fortis Green, Hampstead Garden Suburb (N2)Finchley, Church End, Finchley Central (N3)Cricklewood, Willesden, Neasden, Dollis Hill, Childs Hill (NW2)
HaringeyFinsbury Park, Manor House, Harringay, Stroud Green (N4)Muswell Hill (N10)Tottenham, South Tottenham (N17)
The Owl Tutors Standard
Laura, like all of our tutors, is a qualified teacher and has been interviewed by us personally. All of our tutors have at least two years of classroom teaching experience and come with fantastic references and criminal records checks.