Penelope is currently studying a Bachelor of Science at Victoria University. She is majoring in Actuarial Science and Economics. Penelope has always had a strong passion for the sciences. She has always enjoyed learning. She played the flute, swam and played touch rugby throughout secondary school. Penelope emphasises a balanced lifestyle with her students.
With her students, Penelope will dive deep into a concept and all its details so that it is fully understood. She really challenges her students to really teach them to be problem solvers. Penelope will really get to know her student and their particular difficulties with the subject, along with study skills and time management in their last years of high school. She also works on how to do effective study with her students, to get the most out of the time they put in. Penelope finds the skill of self-management invaluable and puts a strong focus in this area in her tutoring.
Penelope shows the enjoyment in maths and science and inspires students to follow their passions. Penelope is very encouraging with her students in her tutoring.
Penelope is available to tutor Calculus, Statistics, Physics, Biology and Chemistry for both NCEA and IB.