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Sheila C
Tutor in Barnsbury, North London

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£25.42 / hour

Why I Would Like to Teach English Language

I was lucky enough to receive an excellent education, particularly in English Language, English Literature and History, and I am therefore confident that I am particularly aware of the need for perfect sentence structure, spelling, punctuation etc. I am extremely well-versed in these skills and have published three books which required no copy-editing (apart from cutting). It would be a pleasure to me to pass on these skills, and as I am now retired from teaching and research (my previous professions) I have both the time and the energy to pass them on.
I am available mid-morning Mon, Tue, Wed and Fri and mid-afternoon Mon, Wed, Thur and Fri

Reviews and References

There are 2 reviews or references for Sheila.

Written by Vivien F

A highly qualified and professional tutor

Sheila and I taught together for a number of years and during that time I found her to be a professional and effective teacher. Her knowledge base is wide and she will be able to adapt to what is required of her. She is a very pleasant person and is very reliable. I am sure she will develop a good relationship with her tutees and enable them to realise their potential.
Subject:
English Language
Outcome:
I am unclear what this refers to but I am sure the outcomes will be good.
Written by Alison O

Expert in English

I have known Sheila Cohen for 50 years since we were philosophy students at University College London. Since then I have made my career in editorial work, Sheila in academia. I have always been impressed by her ability to write in a clear and engaging manner and by her appreciation of the different ways that people express themselves, whether in literature or everyday circumstances. It is this perceptive approach to language that I believe has made her such a success as a teacher. She can focus on what would be of special interest to a person or group, whether of primary school age or at postgraduate level. Her confidence with language and grasp of the nuances of grammar have made her the person that I would go to first for guidance on language issues: for instance, should it be "between you and me" or "between you and I" ? So I recommend Sheila as a sympathetic and dedicated tutor who can be trusted to give expert guidance in English language in a down-to-earth way.
Subject:
English Language
Outcome:
I am not sure what is required here, as I did not employ Sheila, but I hope that she can help users of TutorFair.

Education and Qualifications

Sheila's education and qualifications are listed below.

University

Institution
University College London
Degree
BA in Philosophy
Grade
1st

School

Institution
Parliament Hill Girls' Comprehensive
A Levels
x2
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  • - English Language
    A*
  • - History
    A*

Other Qualifications

Eight years experience of teaching Industiral Sociology to first degree-level students at Univeristy of Hertfordshire

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