Qualified Latin teacher with extensive classroom teaching and tutoring experience at all levels from beginners to degree level.
Proven track record in helping students to prepare for examinations from the Common Entrance & Scholarship papers to GCSE and beyond.
Based in Horsell, Woking in Surrey.
"I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element in the classroom. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. As a teacher I possess tremendous power to make a child's life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of torture or an instrument of inspiration. I can humiliate or humour, hurt or heal. In all situations, it is my response that decides whether a crisis will be escalated or de-escalated, and a child humanised or de-humanised".
Dr Haim Gott, Teacher and Child
Emma Williams has almost 20 years' experience as a qualified teacher of Latin and has worked with students at all levels. She started teaching Undergraduates whilst finishing a PhD at Royal Holloway, University of London and in 1998 she went on to complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Education at St John's College, Cambridge.
She began her first full time job as a qualified teacher at The Latymer School in 1999 and moved to her current position at Woking High School in 2008. As a self-employed tutor she offers high quality tuition to students with a variety of needs and has successfully helped pupils at several prep schools to prepare for the Common Entrance and Scholarship papers.
"Thank you so much for your amazing help, he has been awarded an academic scholarship! We are very happy for him and grateful to you!"
Mary, parent of a successful
scholar, March 2016
"[He] got an A in Latin. He is over the moon!! Thanks so much for all your help! I only wish I had found you earlier!!"
Namita, parent of a successful
Level 3 CE student, June 2016
"[He] got an A!!!!!!!!!! Thanks for all your help - never expected a turn-around like that! How can this be the same boy who got low 40s a couple of months ago ?
Catherine, parent of a successful
Level 2 CE student, June 2016
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Recommended links for immediate help at home ...
Pipiatum: a fantastic Apple app for Common Entrance Levels 1-3. Well worth paying for.
Cyberlatin: a host of some great free Common Entrance & Scholarship resources plus some excellent online grammar games.
Virdrinksbeer: an utterly bizarre choice of name but don't be put off by that or by the lurid colour scheme; there's some good stuff here for Common Entrance and GCSE students, with a particular focus on vocabulary learning.
Horsell village in Woking
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