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Samuel Cato - Private Tutor in London
I am a future trainee solicitor at Linklaters LLP and am about to commence studying for my LPC professional qualification. I have a First Class degree from Oxford in Classics (Literae Humaniores), 3 A*s (English Literature, Latin, Ancient Greek) and 1 A (History) at A level, and 12 A*s at GCSE. This year I have been tutoring students for Latin and Ancient Greek A levels, and also offer tutoring in English Literature and History A levels, and most subjects at GCSE (available on request).
Subjects I Teach
My Education & Qualifications
University of Oxford, 2011 – 2015
Literae Humaniores (Classics) (BA): 1st
School: St Paul's School
I attended one of the top independent schools in the country, attaining both Junior and Senior Academic Scholarships, 3 A*s and 1 A at A level, and 12 A*s at GCSE. I was also captain of the School 1st XI cricket team (which I represented for 4 years) and played for the 1st XI football team.
My Tutoring & Teaching Experience
I have spent the past year tutoring students for Latin and Ancient Greek A levels, whilst studying for my GDL law qualification.
My Approach to Tutoring
My methodology is focused around encouraging my students to think creatively in order to solve any problems they encounter. I feel that rote-learning equips students poorly to tackle the challenges presented by their exams and is detrimental to intellectual development in general. I am happy working with students of all abilities, and tailor my approach on the basis of how much guidance each student requires.
Fun Facts About Me
I am a keen sportsman who has played First Class cricket for Oxford University and Oxford MCCU, and football for my school and university college 1st XIs. I also play tennis and squash recreationally. I also have Grade 8 clarinet and Grade 6 piano.
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