With over 20 years of experience teaching secondary school maths in the UK, Marijke possesses a wide range of knowledge and expertise. She is a former Head of Department, a Specialist Leader in Mathematics Education (SLE), holds NPQSL and a Master’s degree in mathematics education, and is also a member of the National Association of Mathematics Advisers. Having obtained the Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Dyscalculia Research and Practice, she is now a dyscalculia assessor.
Being one of the few level 7 qualified dyscalculia specialists in secondary mathematics, she has extensive experience teaching learners who do not always receive the support they need to succeed. As a learning specialist, she has worked with individuals with ASC, Hearing Impairment, Visual Impairment, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, ADHD and Maths Anxiety. Due to her experience as a CODA (Child of Deaf Adult) and ex-ToD (Teacher of the Deaf), she is able to teach math in British Sign Language. Her lessons are one-to-one and can be conducted either online or in person.
In addition to performing a full dyscalculia diagnostic process to determine the exact nature of the math difficulties and providing personalised recommendations, she can provide specialist tuition for students with maths learning difficulties as well as training teachers and support staff in mainstream and special schools. She is also a primary and secondary maths consultant and adviser. For more information and bookings please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, address, requirements and questions J.