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CE1D course + preparation: mathematics, science and EDM

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Graduated teacher, I have been working in secondary school for 7 years, I offer private lessons in mathematics, science and EDM for students from the 6th primary to the 3rd secondary.

I prepare summary sheets with the student, I carry out work / exercises as well as upgrade files.

My methodology is to use the basis of the material not acquired to be able to continue learningIssage, this allows to start well and evolve correctly.

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I provide my own exercise records if necessary

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At student's location: Around Brussels, Belgium
At student's location: Around Etterbeek, Belgium
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The class is taught in:French, English

About Me

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Caring, educative and rigorous, I would like to take care of students encountering academic difficulties by accompanying them through tutoring workshops. I am also able to provide appropriate methodological assistance, the main objectives of which will be to fill in gaps, reinforce knowledge and prepare for exams.

Education

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Master in Environmental Sciences and Management (Université Libre de Bruxelles)
Master in Geographic Sciences (Free University of Brussels)
Bachelor in ecology (Haute Ecole Libre de Bruxelles Ilya Prigogine °
Certificate of teaching skills (Roger Guilbert Institute)
Higher education aggregation (Free University of Brussels)

Experience / Qualifications

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Formerly a math teacher in Secondary 2 and 3;
I have been teaching ecology and geography in Secondary 4, 5 and 6 for 3 years.

Reviews (2)

Super cours
Très bon contact avec mon fils de 11ans, patiente et à l'écoute. Elle a su le mettre en confiance dès le premier cours.
Graduate teacher, I have been practicing in secondary school for 7 years, I offer private lessons in mathematics, science and EDM intended for pupils from 6th primary to 3rd secondary. As well as geography and geo history (FHG) from 4th to 6th secondary. I prepare summary sheets with the student, I carry out work / exercises as well as upgrade files. My methodology is to use the basis of the material not acquired to be able to continue learningIssage, this allows to start well and evolve correctly.

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