The Manchester Metropolitan University
PGCE (Secondary) History
The University of Manchester
The University of Nottingham
University of Auckland (New Zealand)
Part of BA (2009)
Information about Laura
My name is Laura.
I am a 31 years old History teacher who has been teaching at [contact detail removed] in Cheshire East since 2014.
I have seven years experience of teaching 11-18 year olds as well as three years experience of tutoring students in person at my home.
Other hobbies include baking, painting, gardening, watching football, running, playing netball and spending time with my two year old daughter, husband and our cats.
Availability: Monday evenings between 6 and 9.
Wednesday evenings between 6 and 9.
Willing to travel: Home Only
Experience: I have worked at a high achieving school in Cheshire East for the past seven years. Here I have taught all year groups and ages (11-18 year olds). I have held the temporary position of Head of Department for the past year.
At GCSE, I teach modules from Edexcel which include...
- USA (civil rights and Vietnam)
- Medicine (the Western Front as a case study)
- Richard and John
- The American West
At A Level, I specialise in Germany History, teaching the AQA module 2O: Democracy and Nazism.
I have also marked for AQA in the past and consistently help my department achieve brilliant results. I have an in depth understanding of examination technique and have helped students to do well on their Non Examined Assessments too.