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K
Keskim
« Christiana loves what she does and it shows. I am grateful to have... More »
K
Keskim
« Christiana loves what she does and it shows. I am grateful to have had the opportunity to study under her tutelage. Her many years of experience and patience allows her to pass on her tremendous command of the English language and Literary analysis seamlessly. »
£25/h
1st lesson free!
Profile and degree verified
Response Time 1h
Lessons offered by Christiana
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • English Literature
  • 11+ School Exam Preparation
  • Test prep
  • Modern Literature
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • Adult education

English teacher with thirty years classroom experience and ten years tutoring experience, gives English/Literature lessons to GCSC and A-level students in London and online

Methodology

I guide students to discover on their own. Learning is a voyage of dscovery, and students need to be shown how to discover for themselves. I allow students to arrive at answers in a student-centered way where self-expression is paramount.

Background

I am an experienced English teacher. I was a private tutor on the French island of Guadeloupe for ten years. I taught all levels- primary to adults. I have a BA in English, an MEd in English Education.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £25/h

Details

Adults: £ 35

A Levels £ 30

Student will be responsible for payment if cancellation is not made within 24 hours.

Lessons offered by Christiana
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • English Literature
  • 11+ School Exam Preparation
  • Test prep
  • Modern Literature
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • Adult education

Christiana's CV

Christiana Urie



ENGLISH/LITERATURE TEACHER

PERSONAL STATEMENT
A highly motivated and experienced English/Literature teacher, currently seeking a position as an online tutor. Excellent examination preparation skills, passionate about grammar, literature, and writing. A student-oriented teacher who believes that all students have the potential to succeed. Ran a private tutoring business on the French island of Guadeloupe for ten years with excellent results. Looking forward to a new and challenging career in the United Kingdom.

EDUCATION
2016-2018 Creative Writing
London, UK Birkbeck College, Open University (MA)

1997-1998 Master’s Degree in English Education (MEd)
Greenville, SC Bob Jones University

1987-1991 Bachelor’s Degree in English (BA)
Greenville, SC Bob Jones University

1985-1987 Cambridge A Levels: Literature, History,
English General Paper

1980-1985 GCE O Levels: English, Literature, History,
Economics, Chemistry, Biology


BA/MEd COURSES INCLUDED

Shakespeare, Chaucer, British Novel, American Novel, 17th Century Literature, 19th Century Literature, Creative Writing,18th Century Literature, American Short stories, Wordsworth: The Prelude 1&2, Selected John Keats Poetry,
Modern Poetry, Neo Classicism, The Romantic Period, Education Psychology, Education Research, Philosophy of Education, Critical Writing
19th Century Literature, Modern Poetry

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

From September 11th, 2009 to May 15th, 2015
L’Academie de la Guadeloupe, Les Abymes, Guadeloupe
Education Public and Private Sectors
Language Assistant/English as a second language teacher
Tasks performed: Taught English at post Baccalaureate levels: BTS and BAC Pro, at the Baccalaureate level, the Cambridge First Certificate and 6eme, 4eme, 2nd, and 1ere.

From September 4th, 2009 to July 7th, 2014
Catholic Primary School Saint Marie La Croix, Les Abymes, Guadeloupe
Education Private Sector
English as a second language teacher
Tasks Performed: Teaching English CE1, CE2, CM1, CM2

From September 4th, 1991 to October 21st, 2009
Sixth Form College: Clifton Dupigny Community College/Dominica State College
English/Literature Lecturer
Tasks Performed: Taught General Paper and A Level Literature -100% pass rate at Cambridge A Level Literature for nine years

From September 4th, 1985 to July 14th, 1991
Government of Dominica, Roseau Commonwealth of Dominica
Dominica Grammar School and Goodwill Secondary School
English/Literature Teacher

Tasks Performed: Taught English from Key Stage 6 to Key Stage 10. Prepared students for the Caribbean Council Examinations, equivalent to the GCSE

ACHIEVEMENTS

Vice principal Goodwill Secondary School, Head of the English Department at The Dominica State College and The Goodwill Secondary School, Head of the Goodwill Secondary School PTA, Head of the Goodwill Secondary School graduating committee, teacher trainer of the debating team at the Goodwill Secondary School




















Vice principal, head of English department in two establishments, head of the PTA, head of graduating committee, teacher trainer of debating team




3 reviews on Christiana
  • 5/5

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3 recommendations

K
Keskim

Christiana loves what she does and it shows. I am grateful to have had the opportunity to study under her tutelage. Her many years of experience and patience allows her to pass on her tremendous command of the English language and Literary analysis seamlessly.

L
Lisa

Christiana has been an English Literature teacher for several years. She has an exceptional command of the English language and her amicable personality makes her easy to work with. Being her pupil would put you on a path to success in English!

S
Shana

Christiana is a brainy person,who's confident and patient,her numerous years of experience can boost someones self esteem......

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