We provide A-Level Biology students and teachers with resources for use with the AQA, OCR and Edexcel exam boards. The resources can be used to aid teachers with their teaching in the classroom and students with their learning.
Thandi Banda has produced a complete set of A-Level Biology revision notes for AQA, OCR and Edexcel specifications. Shortlisted as a finalist for the 2015 Biology Teacher of the Year by the Royal Society of Biology, Thandi is an experienced and passionate Biology teacher and her excellent materials will help you, or your students, to pass their biology A-Levels.
Born in Zambia and attended high school in Crediton Devon before studying Molecular Microbiology BSc and Medical Molecular Microbiology MSc at Aberdeen University in Scotland. Thandi then went on to attain a PGCE SCITT at Westexe Community College in Exeter Devon followed by an NQT placement at Park School in Barnstaple.
Her first formal role as a qualified teacher was at Teddington School where she started several clubs including a baking with science club and STEM club for KS3-KS5 students. The club went on to win national STEM club of the year in March 2016. Thandi is currently undertaking a Masters in Education at St Mary’s University in Twickenham focussing on evaluating the effectiveness of STEM in KS3 students.
Her passion for Biology and Science teaching saw her shortlisted as a finalist for the 2015 Biology Teacher of the Year by the Royal Society of Biology.
Thandi has also regularly run CPD sessions for fellow teachers at her schools as well as being invited as a guest speaker at the 2015 World Teach In Conference at the Science Museum.