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Professional Online History Tutors

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professional online History tutor Toby
History of Technology, University of Oxford

I'm an historian with a decade of teaching and admissions experience, who has worked with the University of Oxford and NASA. I want to do the very best to help you get the results you want.

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professional online History tutor Stacey
Education and International Development, UCL

Head of History and Politics and History examiner. I have twenty years experience of teaching at some of the most academic schools in both the UK and overseas. My aim is to inspire students to love my subjects as much as I do and achieve the very best grades possible.

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614 hours taught
professional online History tutor Paul
History and Politics, Birkbeck College, University of London

Hi! I'm Paul. I am an experienced secondary school History teacher with a proven track-record of helping students secure excellent results in GCSE, A Level and IB exams and am committed to helping you achieve the best possible grade you can

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485 hours taught
professional online History tutor Huw
Soviet/Russian Politics and History, Oxford Brookes University

Experienced History, Politics, Research Methods Tutor and Proof-reader. Love to help my students with fun, interactive lessons. Happy to teach GCSE, IB, A-Level, Undergraduate and Postgraduate.

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1565 hours taught
professional online History tutor Laia
History, Barcelona University and Pomeu Fabra University

I am about to receive my PhD in History, Cambridge University. My research focuses on the early modern period, but I teach a variety of subjects ranging from medieval to modern history. I strive to provide students with the theoretical, emotional, and practical support to achieve their performance goals and become influential historians.

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397 hours taught
professional online History tutor Dr Steve
Doctorate, University College London: Institute of Education; Postgraduate in Philosophy: Birkbeck College, University of London; MA in Design: UAL Central Saint Martins;

I have 26 years of experience in tutoring and supporting learners to achieve their goals. I have a strong knowledge of excellent academic practice, developing your understanding of the arguments, and sharpening your subject comprehension, critical thinking, and essay writing skills for examination and assessment. I convert complicated theories and paradigms into straightforward ideas, with practical worth, and impart useful advice to my clients.

I tutor KS3, GCSE/IGCSE, A-Level/IAL-Level, AP, CAIE/CIE, EPQ, IB, IPQ, PRE-U, and SQA Learners, Undergraduate, Postgraduate/Doctoral Students, Oxbridge Entrance/UCAS Personal Statement Applicants, and US Common App/Ivy Applicants, College Essay Students, and Professional Clients.

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8466 hours taught
professional online History tutor Rupert
Education; Neurodevelopmental Conditions; Archaeology, Durham University

Postgraduate Certificate in Education - Keele University

Postgraduate Certificate in ADHD and Related Neurodevelopmental Conditons - New School of Psychotherapy and Counselling

European Mentoring and Coaching Council

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professional online History tutor Johnette
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Lyceum University

Qualified and experienced KS2- A levels History, Geography, ESL/ EFL teacher. I help students achieve academic success and inspire a love for learning.

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312 hours taught
professional online History tutor Louisa
History, Liverpool John Moores University

I am a very experienced and enthusiastic History teacher, dedicated to ensuring that students achieve their full potential.

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253 hours taught
professional online History tutor Dr Georgia
PhD in International Relations / History, King's College London

PhD in International Relations / History
MA in European History
BA in History of Art / History / International Relations

QTS approved

Professional certificate: Business Management

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professional online History tutor Andrew
History, University of Cambridge

Highly experienced A-level teacher and sixth form tutor. MA and PGCE in history from the University of Cambridge.

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361 hours taught
professional online History tutor Jon
Politics , Swansea

Experienced History, Politics and RE teacher and tutor. I am passionate about my subjects and helping young people learn.

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Recent History Tutor Class Reviews

Lisa - Greca- History - GCSE
30th May 2024
Amazing teacher.
Rob - Rachael- History - A Level
29th May 2024
Rob is really helping with History A-Level revision. Thank you
Andrew - Misha - History - A Level
29th May 2024
Excellent, very happy working with Andrew. He has helped me on a long term basis and the work we are doing now in preperation for finals is proving incredibly effective.
Nicholas - John- History - GCSE
26th May 2024
Really beneficial and lessons are filling the gaps in my son’s knowledge
Louisa - Alalia- History - A Level
21st May 2024
Ms Louisa is a great teacher who always personalized her methods of teaching to suit my way of learning, always provided more than enough resources to revise and gave her lessons in a fun, engaging way that seemed more like storytelling than learning history. I enjoyed studying history with Ms Louisa and would definitely recommend her to any students looking for a great tutor.
Johnette - Hillia- History - IGCSE
20th May 2024
Johnette - Hillia- History - IGCSE
17th May 2024
Melina - Aseem- History - IB
16th May 2024
Very efficient + helpful!
Laia - Danielle- History - Dissertations
15th May 2024
I cant express how much Laia has helped me with my history and sociology degree. She has always grasped my assignments quickly and developed on my ideas in an innovative way finding unique perspectives on each task. Her support and friendliness have been unwavering, ensuring I never gave up, which I believe is the greatest quality a tutor can have. I couldn't have asked for a better tutor to help me through my final year at university!
Johnette - Hillia- History - IGCSE
3rd May 2024

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Online History Tuition

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FAQs For Online History Tutoring

How Can Expert History Tutoring Boost Your Academic Success for Your Degree?

Engaging with history tutors online provides students with flexible schedules and the opportunity to have lessons in the comfort of their homes. Online history tutoring is especially relevant given the pandemic-induced changes. By choosing online tutoring, students not only save commute time but also get to record history lessons, replaying them whenever convenient.

Our Spires’ history tutors, with their years of teaching experience, carefully design a tailored syllabus to help students identify weaknesses, build confidence, and challenge them in areas they excel in. The goal is to foster continuous learning and instil positive study habits.

With our expert history tuition, you can ace your exams and get entrance to your dream university in London for a history degree.

Why Should You Choose Spires for Experienced History Tutors?

Spires stands out for its commitment to delivering top-notch history tuition. Our stringent selection process means only 4% of history tutors who apply get through. These tutors are seasoned professionals, many with years of teaching experience from top universities worldwide.

Furthermore, our history tutor pricing is highly competitive, as we use an auction system. The online lessons are interactive, featuring an electronic whiteboard, and students can revisit recorded lessons anytime. Our team also ensures smooth administration, letting you focus solely on your history studies.

Who Will Be Your Tutor for GCSE and A-Level History?

You have the liberty to choose from a plethora of experienced history tutors. Browse through profiles, check reviews, qualifications, and backgrounds. We boast of tutors who are published authors and have extensively taught students English through Spires. They can assist with exam preparations, from GCSE, A-level to university-level history subjects in various English-speaking countries. Engage with a few tutors over Zoom, gauge the best fit, and kickstart your history learning journey!

The qualifications of history tutors are a crucial factor in ensuring quality education. These tutors typically hold advanced degrees in history or related fields from esteemed universities. Their academic backgrounds are complemented by their teaching experiences, which often include years of instructing students at various levels, from GCSE to university.

Choosing the right Advanced level history tutor involves considering several factors, such as the tutor’s educational background, teaching experience, and approach to tutoring. Many tutors have specialised knowledge in areas like ancient history, modern history, or political history, enabling them to cater to diverse student needs.

How Much Does a Private Tutor Cost per Hour?

The tuition pricing varies by level:

  • School: Primary, Secondary, and Higher Education begin at ÂŁ25/hr.
  • University: Undergraduate and Postgraduate history tutoring starts at ÂŁ35/hr.
  • Professional: Charges begin at ÂŁ45/hr.

The average tutor charge is around ÂŁ40/hr, with variations based on the tutors’ expertise, experience, and the student’s level.

How Does the Cost of a Private Tutor in London Reflect Their Experience in History?

In London, tutors usually charge around ÂŁ40/hr, reflecting the city’s higher living costs. The price varies based on the tutor’s experience and the student’s level.

The average tutor cost is around ÂŁ40/hr, with variations based on the tutors’ expertise, experience, and the student’s level. With Spires’ tutors, you can be assured of a good rate. Rates differ across the UK for tutoring services, but Spires ensures that students get value for money.

What Happens When I Send a Message to a Tutor?

When you reach out using the ‘Find A Tutor’ feature, you can initiate communication with your chosen history tutor. Within 24 hours, typically, a history tutor responds. Keeping an open channel of communication is pivotal. Once both the student and the tutor sync their available hours, history lessons can be organised. Should there be a scheduling issue, we’ll suggest another suitable history tutor. After your initial chat, a Zoom call can be arranged. If the student is satisfied with the history tutor’s approach and reviews, they can book the first history lesson, starting their exciting journey into studies. If a student needs to cancel or reschedule a history tutoring session, most tutors are accommodating. They understand that unforeseen circumstances can arise and are usually willing to reschedule sessions to suit the student’s availability.

Can Students Find History Tutors Specialising in IGCSE and International Baccalaureate?

Yes! We have an extensive range of history tutors who specialise in the GCSE, IGCSE syllabi, encompassing boards like AQA, CCEA, OCR, Edexcel, and more. Over the years, numerous parents and students have put their trust in our history tutors. Their tuition methods, combined with positive reviews, have consistently provided the best foundation for academic achievements in history studies.

Do Your Online History Tutors Use IGCSE History Past Papers?

Definitely! Our history tutors incorporate past papers into their tailored lesson plans, aiming to sharpen students’ exam techniques. This strategy, recommended by many history teachers, is designed to boost students’ scores. Over the years, our history tutors have received commendable reviews for their meticulous teaching methods. Requesting additional study materials or resources from a history tutor can enrich the learning experience. Tutors often have access to a wide range of historical texts, articles, and other educational resources that can provide deeper insights into specific historical periods or events.

Can I Book History tutor for A-Level, IGCSE, International baccalaureate or  for Dissertation ?

Absolutely! Spire’s online history tutoring, tailored for both all the levels and subjects. We offer comprehensive support including specialised guidance for crafting exceptional history dissertations.

We have a broad range of A-level history tutors familiar with multiple examination boards. When seeking a history tutor, it’s vital to factor in their teaching experience, student reviews, and track record over the years. Many students have lauded our history tutors for consistently delivering top-quality A-level history lessons.

History tutors employ a range of teaching methods to cater to different learning styles. These methods can include lectures, discussions, source analysis, and essay writing. The goal is to develop students’ understanding of historical events and concepts and to enhance their analytical and critical thinking skills.

Students can receive help with specific history topics or exam preparation from their tutors. Whether it’s assistance with dissertations, understanding complex historical theories, or preparing for exams like the GCSE, A-level, or International Baccalaureate, history tutors provide tailored support.

Can History Tutors Provide Tailored Revision Help for University-Level History Courses?

Certainly! Students can avail history revision assistance at any academic level. By opting for online history lessons with our tutors, students save countless hours, making learning convenient. With many of our tutors also being experts in English and other subjects, their combined years of experience ensures thorough guidance. Take a moment to view our tutor profiles online, where you can find detailed information, reviews, and insights to guide your decision-making.

Do Spires’ Tutors Offer Specialised Admissions Help for History Degree Applicants?

Yes! Our experienced history tutors provide admissions support across various levels, spanning from UCAS to Oxbridge Entrance. With the growing demand for history tuition, our tutors, having amassed years of teaching English and history, are well-prepared to assist both child and adult learners. Over the years, their consistent dedication has been acknowledged in the glowing reviews they’ve received. Experienced online teaching is a hallmark of professional history tutors. They are adept at using online platforms and tools to deliver effective lessons. Their experience in online teaching ensures that students receive the same quality of education as they would in a traditional classroom setting.

How Do Spires’ History Tutors Enhance Learning for Students with Different Learning Styles?

Spires’ History Tutors employ a variety of teaching methods to cater to different learning styles, whether it’s visual, auditory, or kinesthetic. They use interactive tools, such as online resources and digital textbooks, and incorporate storytelling techniques to bring historical events to life. This personalised approach, aligned with each student’s unique learning style, ensures a more effective and engaging learning experience, especially for complex topics like ancient history and political systems.

With Spires, you can gain academic excellence in history and make your way to prestigious institutions like Oxford university for your MA or History PHd.

What Unique Skills Can a History Tutor Offer to Enhance University-Level History Studies?

A History Tutor brings unique skills such as in-depth knowledge of various historical periods, critical analysis, and expertise in research methodologies. These skills are crucial for university-level history studies, where students delve into complex topics like political history, sociology, and anthropology. Tutors also guide students in developing strong essay-writing and argumentation skills, essential for university exams and dissertations.

What Role Do Online History Tutors Play in Developing Critical Thinking Skills?

Online History Tutors play a pivotal role in developing students’ critical thinking skills. They encourage students to analyse historical events, understand different perspectives, and evaluate sources critically. This approach is vital in university-level courses, where students are expected to engage deeply with the subject matter, formulating their interpretations and arguments based on historical evidence.

How Do Tutoring Sessions Adapt to the Individual Needs of History Students?

Tutoring sessions are tailored to the individual needs of history students by focusing on their specific areas of interest or difficulty. Tutors assess each student’s strengths and weaknesses, whether in Greek history, modern political systems, or historical analysis. They then customise their teaching approach, including the use of specific historical examples, to ensure that each session maximises the student’s learning potential.

Choosing Spires Online Tutors for history tutoring offers additional benefits, such as access to tutors from top universities like Oxford and Cambridge. These tutors bring a wealth of knowledge and an advanced understanding of history, enhancing the overall learning experience.

Getting started with a history tutor at Spires Online Tutors involves a simple process. Students can browse through profiles of history tutors, view their qualifications and experience, and select a tutor that best meets their educational needs. Once a tutor is selected, students can start scheduling their history tutoring sessions and embark on their journey to a deeper understanding of history.

Spire’s online tutoring offers an unparalleled educational experience, led by highly qualified history teachers. Each session is conducted by experienced history tutoring, ensuring that the information imparted is not only accurate but also engaging, bringing interesting history to life. Our tutors, experts in their field, are dedicated to delivering top-tier education at a reasonable cost, making learning accessible to all. With Spire, you’re not just learning history, you’re experiencing it.

Is a Background in Philosophy Beneficial for History Tutors Teaching Ancient History?

Having a background in philosophy is highly beneficial for history tutors teaching ancient history. Philosophy provides a deeper understanding of the underlying ideas and beliefs that shaped historical events and cultures. This knowledge enables tutors to offer a more comprehensive perspective on ancient history, linking philosophical concepts with historical developments, which enhances the overall educational experience for students.

How Does Studying History with a Tutor Aid in Understanding Modern Political Systems?

Studying history with a tutor aids in understanding modern political systems by providing context and background to current events. Tutors help students draw parallels between historical events and contemporary politics, understanding how past events, ideologies, and leaders have shaped present-day systems. This holistic understanding is essential for students studying subjects like political science, sociology, and international relations.

Can personalised History Tutoring Help Students Overcome Challenges in French History?

Personalised history tutoring can be highly effective in helping students overcome challenges in French history. Tutors can focus on specific areas where students struggle, such as understanding the complexities of the French Revolution or the political dynamics of the Vichy regime. Through tailored lessons and targeted practice, students can gain a clearer understanding and greater appreciation of French history, aiding their overall academic performance.

How Can a History Tutor’s Expertise in Oxford and Cambridge Curriculum Enhance A-Level History Preparation?

A History Tutor with expertise in the Oxford and Cambridge curriculum can significantly enhance A-Level history preparation. They understand the specific requirements and expectations of these prestigious institutions, including the depth of knowledge required and the analytical skills expected in exams and dissertations. Such tutors can guide students through the complexities of A-Level history topics, offering insights into effective essay writing and critical analysis techniques, which are essential for excelling in A-Level exams and securing university admissions.

Does Learning History with a Tutor specialising in Ancient History Improve Understanding of Historical Events?

Learning history with a tutor specialising in psychology can greatly improve a student’s understanding of historical events. This interdisciplinary approach allows students to explore the psychological motivations behind historical figures’ actions and the societal impact of those events. It adds depth to the study of history, moving beyond dates and facts to a nuanced exploration of human behaviour and societal changes over time, which is particularly beneficial for students interested in the intersection of history, psychology, and sociology.

Can I Get History Dissertation Help at the University Level?

Of course! Our team includes a wide range of university-level history tutors, skilled in offering dissertation aid, admissions support, and exam prep. As a student embarks on their university studies, it’s imperative to communicate specific needs to the history tutor. Whether you’re an A-level student, someone studying English literature at university, or anyone looking to dive deep into history, our tutors are ready and waiting. Their many years of guiding students and the positive reviews they’ve earned underscore their expertise in the realm of higher learning.

Spire’s online history tutoring programme is uniquely designed to guide students through the intricate layers of history, with a focus on politics and sociology, drawing on the prestigious academic standards of Oxford University. Our tutors, many of whom are Oxford alumni with MA and PhD qualifications, offer specialised support in preparing for A Level exams and university admissions. This tailored approach not only enhances students’ understanding of historical concepts but also strategically positions them for successful admissions into top universities, including Oxford, by deepening their insight into the subjects that shape our world.

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