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Clorrie Y.

£24 - £28 /hr

Modern Languages and Cultures (French and Spanish) (Bachelors) - Durham University

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Hello, I'm Clorrie and I'm a Third Year Modern Languages and Cultures (French and Spanish) student at Durham University. I have achieved a First Class in both the First and Second Year and I am currently on my Year Abroad. I have been teaching through MyTutor for two years for a variety of levels (GCSE, A-Level, IB, Open University and adult learners) and I have been awarded the Premium Tutor status to reflect my level of experience. Furthermore, I was selected to participate in a Tea...

Hello, I'm Clorrie and I'm a Third Year Modern Languages and Cultures (French and Spanish) student at Durham University. I have achieved a First Class in both the First and Second Year and I am currently on my Year Abroad. I have been teaching through MyTutor for two years for a variety of levels (GCSE, A-Level, IB, Open University and adult learners) and I have been awarded the Premium Tutor status to reflect my level of experience. Furthermore, I was selected to participate in a Teach First Insight Event in London where I attended networking meetings and teacher training sessions. I am extremely passionate about languages and travelling. Last summer, I completed a three-month long marketing internship in Barcelona and I am currently an English Language Assistant (ELA) in a college in Toulouse, France. I have also completed the prestigious Université BELC Hiver training course for language teachers organised by the CIEP (Centre International d'Études Pédagogiques). I completed modules in teaching languages for specific academic and professional purposes and quality management for language centres and languages departments in schools and universities (evaluating the quality of teaching, organising examinations and using resources).



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About my sessions

I always conduct my lessons with the fact in mind that every student is different. Therefore, I dedicate a lot of time to preparing my own resources which are tailored to the individual student´s level and interests. I use a variety of real target language materials in order to encourage my students to practise their language skills outside of the classroom. However, I also include some traditional grammar exercises. I have also taught numerous exam boards for GCSE History and I always conduc...

I always conduct my lessons with the fact in mind that every student is different. Therefore, I dedicate a lot of time to preparing my own resources which are tailored to the individual student´s level and interests. I use a variety of real target language materials in order to encourage my students to practise their language skills outside of the classroom. However, I also include some traditional grammar exercises. I have also taught numerous exam boards for GCSE History and I always conduct the relevant reading beforehand to make sure that I am prepared to teach each topic. Although History is not my degree, as part of my culture modules I write a lot of History essays so therefore I am confident with teaching the GCSE specification to a high standard. Finally, my students have told me that they have found my mentoring sessions extremely useful and helping your child to develop general study skills such as time management and offering them extra support for job and university applications can help them to succeed in an evermore competitive environment.


I believe that communication with parents is vital and I therefore send a review to parents measuring their child´s progress after each lesson. I regularly send students and parents messages and I encourage everybody to contact me whenever they wish.


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Olivia Parent from East Grinstead

24 Oct, 2018

Clorrie is absolutely great! She makes the lesson fun, prepares for them well, and has good intuition of what you need to do. She is also encouraging about unlocking the doubts. I look forward to the next lesson.....

24 Oct, 2018

Clorrie's reply

Thank you very much for the review, Olivia. It has been great fun speaking to you in French and discussing a lot of interesting cultural topics which could come up in any part of your exam. I feel very positive about our future lessons and that we are making good progress in time for your exams. Please message me should you need any extra help with anything.

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Marlene Parent from Bromley

14 Oct, 2018

Very pleased with the progress my daughter is making in Spanish. Clorrie provides very good feedback to the parent after each session. My daughter is pleased with her progress as well as the opportunity to practice speaking Spanish more than a classroom setting allows.

24 Oct, 2018

Clorrie's reply

Thank you for the review, Marlene, and I am very glad that your daughter is enjoying the lessons. I have been able to push her further so that she achieves the results that she deserves at GCSE. Often this is the case that the more talented students do not receive the help that they need at school to really excel and hit the top grades. Thank you for always reading and replying to my reviews and communicating with me so that we can help your daughter as much as possible.

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Christabel Student

8 Oct, 2018

The structure and planning in Clorrie's lessons are truly amazing. She creates powerpoints for each student and tailors it to your needs. When confused, she simply takes her time to clearly and kindly explain it to you. Would recommend again and again!

24 Oct, 2018

Clorrie's reply

I really enjoyed our first tutorial together, Christabel. You are a very organised student and you engaged really well with the topic of social media. I can't wait to hear your ideas next lesson when we debate the advantages/ disadvantages of social media. If you ever need any help, please feel free to message me.

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Taejah Student

23 Jun

Clorrie has been a great tutor. She's helped me improve my CV a lot which I'll be using to apply for my first job and when I'm unsure on something, her feedback has been excellent. Thanks so much :)

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Qualifications

SubjectQualificationGrade
SpanishA-level (A2)A
HistoryA-level (A2)A
FrenchA-level (A2)A

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Subjects offered

SubjectQualificationPrice
FrenchA Level£28 /hr
SpanishA Level£28 /hr
FrenchGCSE£24 /hr
HistoryGCSE£24 /hr
SpanishGCSE£24 /hr
Career DevelopmentMentoring£28 /hr
Personal StatementsMentoring£28 /hr

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