Peter studied History at St Catherine's College, Oxford. After graduating, Peter spent four years working in state secondary schools, teaching KS3, GCSE and A Level. He gained his teaching qualification at an Essex secondary school, and was graded at the highest possible level. Peter has a track record of excellent exam results, often guiding students towards two whole grades of progress, and has consistently been awarded Outstanding in lesson observations. He has worked with students of all abilities, and has had particular success in challenging and pushing students on to A and A* grades at GCSE and A Level. Peter has supported students in their university applications, including providing mock Oxbridge interviews, and has promoted high academic standards throughout his teaching practice.
Peter works hard to ensure that all tuition is finely tailored to the needs of the individual student. He firmly believes that a supportive environment paired with consistent, specific feedback is crucial to student progress. Peter closely analyses the curriculum and exam board criteria in order to ensure every chance of exam success. Peter is passionate about History and delivers content in an interesting, thought-provoking manner. Peter is keen to encourage students' curiosity about the past, and students have often commented on how engaging Peter's teaching style is. He specialises in modern world history, but has a strong subject and curriculum knowlegde of all areas.
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Peter, like all of our tutors, is a qualified teacher and has been interviewed by us personally. All of our tutors have at least two years of classroom teaching experience and come with fantastic references and criminal records checks.