Alissia read French and Hispanic Studies at The University of Nottingham, followed by a PGCE at the Institute of Education through Teach First. Alissia has spent her teaching career in London and Hong Kong, working in teaching and pastoral roles in state and private schools. In various tutoring roles in London, Hong Kong, Paris and Madrid, she has significantly raised student achievement and self confidence. Alissia is known for her belief in rigour and high standards and takes great pride in seeing the impact her tuition is having on students of all ages, abilities and backgrounds.
Alissia tutors students in French, Spanish and English as a Second Language. She is skilled at motivating and inspiring students to excel in languages and to continue studying languages at A Level and University. She has a strong focus on oracy, ensuring that students have strong speaking skills as she believes it provides students with the tools to succeed both academically and in the real world. She also understands the importance of teaching knowledge and is interested in using methods that have been proven to move knowledge to your long term memory.