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Lesley R

67 years old

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44 RATINGS
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44 RATINGS
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HOURS TUTORED
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Bio

I am an experienced teacher who has experience in teaching several subjects from Primary through to Secondary level. I home-schooled my own children from Grades 5 to A Levels.

My students generally describe me as kind and intelligent. I am patient and interested in people. I love to see my students grow in knowledge and skills.

Education

• BA (UNISA)
• Higher Diploma in Education (Edgewood College)
• Diploma in Education for Senior Primary (Edgewood College)
• Taught for many years in Gauteng and Kwazulu-Natal - variety of grades and subjects

My Proudest
Achievements

• Helping students overcome difficulties.
• When students who battle pass their exams.
• Being a school Principal.

Subjects

  • School Tutoring

English

Grade 1 - Grade 12

I am an experienced Gr 12 teacher IEB, GDE Also up to Cambridge A-levels

Mathematics

Grade 1 - Grade 8

Have taught from Grade 4 to IGCSE

History

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Qualified, experienced teacher - currently teaching Cambridge. Have taught IEB and NSC.

Geography

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Currently teaching IGCSE, Have taught NSC

Afrikaans

Grade 1 - Grade 12

I have taught Afrikaans as a First Additional Language up to Grade 12.

Natural Science

Grade 1 - Grade 9

Currently teaching Cambridge Lower Secondary; can teach up to Grade 9 and / or IGCSE Science and Biology

Business Studies

Grade 1 - Grade 12

I have more than 20 years of experience as an educator. I'm passionate about Business Studies and enjoy seeing my learners develop this passion too. I always find easier ways to explain difficult concepts and pay close attention to their learning style.

  • Language Tutoring

English

Beginner - Advanced

I have a good grasp of English language teaching techniques; TEFL certificate

Reviews from others

“My son said that, "She is the best teacher he has ever encountered in his life". She is well equipped, always on time, witty and well prepared". Keep up the good work.”

Selam

“She is a great teacher, Sara is apreciating her active help and support. Very kind person, understanding in all way, onest and high profesionist!! Thank you!!!”

Anca

“She is a wonderful tutor and excellent person ”

Carla

“I listened in on the session today, Lesley shows so much patience and compassion and really took time to get to know Matéo, she didn’t just jump into work. This stood out for me. ”

Prudence

“Lesley is a great teacher. She explains things very well and always makes sure that I understand what I'm reading before proceeding. She provides useful resources for me to look at and always gives helpful feedback on any submitted homework.”

Mandy

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