Dr Luke Robinson
1988-91 BSc Mathematics, Queen Mary College, University of London
1991-92 MSc Meteorology, Reading University
1993-96 PhD Meteorology, UMIST, Manchester. The study of windflow and turbulence in a region of complex terrain.
1996-2000 Hadley Centre, Met Office UK - Climate modelling.
2000-03 Guideguide.com - Website development.
2004-05 Teacher training
2005-06 Northwood College, Middlesex. Mathematics teacher.
2006-present Private mathematics tutor, maths writer and mathematics website author.
I provide private tuition for pupils at all stages of mathematics education, from transfer test to university level.
I have written two textbooks for the CCEA A-Level pure maths specification.
I have designed and written the content for the website MathsBank.co.uk . I now maintain the site.
I am a member of the Board of Governors at Friends School, Lisburn.
I work for the exam board Edexcel, providing marking at Key Stage 2, GCSE and A-Level.
I also work for AQE each year, marking the Northern Ireland transfer test.
I have written a set of practice papers for the transfer test, available for download, as well as a set of Key Stage 2 test papers on a wide variety of topics.
I have also written a set of A-Level practice papers for both CCEA and Edexcel boards, available for download.
I have worked with CCEA on:
- Inclusion of Financial Capability in the Key Stage 3 maths curriculum during 2009-10;
- Reviewing the new GCSE Further Maths specification, for first teaching in 2013.
My interests include running, football, cooking, vegetarianism, Green Party politics.