Engaging Students who are reluctant to learn

I’ve worked with lots of students that are reluctant to learn and it is something that I specialise in, really engaging with students, who are traumatised or scared of education. Often this is because of a special educational need, which has meant that it has been hard for them to access the curriculum. They mayContinue reading “Engaging Students who are reluctant to learn”

Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications: BA(Hons) First Class – University of Kent – English and American Literature with Creative Writing and a Year Abroad MSc – King’s College London – Medical Humanities PhD – University of Manchester – Poetry and Disability Studies Level 5 Diploma in Teaching Learners with Dyslexia, Specific Learning Differences and Barriers to Literacy Safeguarding trainingContinue reading “Qualifications & Experience”

How am I different from other tutors?

When you visit a website with lots of tutors listed, it is sometimes hard to see which tutors are better than the others. Here are a few reasons why I am different from the other tutors out there! I have been tutoring as my permanent job for the last 5 years, I have experience withContinue reading “How am I different from other tutors?”

Published Work

Here is some of my published work, awards and reviews. http://www.scottishpoetrylibrary.org.uk/poetry/poems/structure https://www.canterburyfestival.co.uk/learning-and-participation/poet-of-the-year/poet-of-the-year-2016.aspx http://ninearchespress.com/publications/poetry-collections/stairs%20and%20whispers.html PhD Thesis: https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/en/theses/how-to-explain-this-and-the-construction-of-disability-in-british-female-poetry-in-the-1990s2010s-how-susan-wicks-and-jo-shapcott-typify-the-new-generations-attention-to-body-and-difference(61d33e0c-68c3-4727-bb42-80ca99424c0e).html http://www.themanchesterreview.co.uk/?p=10511 Stairs & Whispers