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Mr James Houseman

Croydon during week Camden at Weekend, Sydney

Mr James Houseman Sydney Tutor in English, Reading, ESL, English Literature, Essay Writing, Creative Writing, History, Geography, Philosophy

Student's Skills Which May Need Improvement

Students who are falling behind regular class work
English as a Second Language
Poor/slow Reading
Poor writing, Grammar, Spelling and Clear Expression
Poor comprehension
Poor creative writing
Poor essay writing
Lack of confidence
NAPLAN/HSC preparation

Qualifications and Experience
Diploma Teach Secondary Education English History Sydney Teacher's College
Bachelor of Education 2014 Morling College
Currently in last year of three year Master of Divinity at Sydney Missionary and Bible College
8 years of full time teaching experience in NSW State schools Years 7 to 12
4 years part time experience in various Christian Schools Years K to 12
3 Years Individual Tutoring 2nd year to year 12


Personal Attributes of Tutor
Personally loves learning and enjoys passing this on - Currently undertaking Masters Degree
Imparts excitement at learning rather than just passing tests - although that too.
Deliberately stimulates and develops individual perceptions.
Teacher is experienced in being able follow the curves and contours of individual student's particular needs and accommodate programme accordingly.
Nurture's a learning environment by cultivation of supportive encouragement.
Determination to unwrap and engage the personal gifts of each student
Able to diagnose learning blocks and poor attitudes and develop strategies to overcome them.
Encourages Students in their studies of the Humanities subjects to be more truly and fully human.
Boosts self esteem

Teaching Strategies
Primarily works with existing class working from student's current context to improve performance and position within existing classes.
Personalized programme for each student after a detailed and personal analysis available.
Time tested one on one mastery of the basics which if missed in most programmes are very difficult to catch up on.
All writing is drafted and edited by hand- student's hand before being put into computer.
Grammar and spelling are approached within the context of their school work and simple routines for both skills are developed which are then applied to all writing tasks.
Critical thinking and analysis exercised one on one, particularly relating to clarity of expression for improved academic performance.
One on One reading aimed at increasing competence, widening of interests as well as reading pleasure.
Speech making and public speech making as well as delivery coaching

Formats
In the comfort of your own home or local library so no travel time.
One on one or small groups up to 4 maximum.
Internet / Skype lessons Available
Students must be prepared to accept the responsibility of authoring their own work. I will neither provide written essays for any student nor tolerate plagiarism.

Rates
Primary Student High School University
$30 per hour 2 students each $40 per hour 2-4 students $50 per hour
$40 private $50 per hour private
Internet Private $35 $45

Subjects

  • English - Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
  • Reading - Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
  • ESL - Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
  • English Literature - Primary, Secondary
  • Essay Writing - Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
  • Creative Writing - Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
  • History - Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
  • Geography - Primary, Secondary
  • Philosophy - Secondary, Tertiary

  • Christian Religion

Service Areas

Inner West and South West at Camden

Experience

8 years of full time teaching experience in NSW State schools Years 7 to 12
4 years part time experience in various Christian Schools Years K to 12
3 Years Individual Tutoring 2nd year to year 12

Qualifications

Diploma Teach Secondary Education English History Sydney Teacher�s College
Bachelor of Education 2014 Morling College
Currently in last year of three year Master of Divinity at Sydney Missionary and Bible College

Services

  • Private Tuition
  • Group Tuition
  • Home Visits
  • Online Help

Rates

Primary Student High School University
$30 per hour 2 students each $40 per hour 2-4 students $50 per hour
$40 private $50 per hour private
Internet Private $35 $45

Gender

Male

Updated

Profile last updated on 16-Jul-2017 (registered 13-May-2017)

Contact

0405933650
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