Our Tutoring School
We all want the best for our children. We want to see them nurtured, have a love of learning, experience confidence in grasping new concepts. Ursino's Learning Space are a team of qualified teachers who really care about your child's progress and ability to excel.
We cater for every subject offered at school including Mathematics, English, Physics, Chemistry etc. in both primary and secondary schooling (specifically from Year 3 to Year 12).
Jason Ursino is a qualified Mathematics teacher for over fifteen years. He is well versed in understanding the different learning needs each student needs to excel.
He is also a father, and understands the challenges and concerns all parents have with raising children, ensuring the best education for their children and providing nurture and care when needed.
Jason is a 'Hills District' local, easy to approach, liked by many students, always smiling and dedicated to ensuring your child has that extra edge when it comes to their education.
To develop every child into an independent learner and to stimulate confidence in every academic area of school.
This is achieved by creating an academic environment where students can be challenged and inspired in their study with the assistance of real teachers.
What we value the most
Achievement - persist and try your best
Love of Learning
Compassion and Care
Meet The Team
Secondary School Mathematics
Founder of Learning Space since 2011
Jason is the Head of Mathematics in one of the local private schools. His Year 12 classes have achieved exceptional HSC results that is recognised by the school community. Jason grew up in The Hills and has a profound understanding of the local culture and community, this allows him to connect very quickly with students establishing a professional relationship that enables learning. Jason established Learning Space because of his passion for teaching and his enthusiasm for student learning and understanding of Mathematics.
RICHARD DI MARZO
Secondary School English, History & Legal Studies
MA, BA DipEd, JP
Part of our team since 2012
Richard retired as a Deputy Principal at a local high school in 2011. He has had over 40 years of experience in education. He has taught all grades and has achieved excellent results in all subjects taught. His Year 12 results in English, History and Legal Studies have been consistently excellent. While at Learning Space, Richard has established a good rapport with students to enable them to achieve at their very best.
M. Eng Studies, BT (Secondary), BA Lit.
Part of our team since 2014
Joseph, an English teacher, has since pursued a career in tutoring and lecturing at a tertiary level. His various degrees have provided him with an in-depth knowledge, understanding and resourcefulness in areas of history, philosophy, music and literature – both modern and classic, whilst his readings and research are mainly on William Shakespeare. Joseph excels in explaining the content of the High School English Curriculum to students in ways that promote understanding and skilful appreciation. Since 2014, Joseph has seen many HSC students under his tutelage experience success in their school-work and improvement in their oral communication skills and writing ability with a touch of their own personal creativity.
Secondary School Mathematics
B Engineering (Electrical)
M. Teaching (Secondary)
Part of our team since 2021
Maths and Science Teacher
Secondary School Mathematics and Science
Part of our team since 2020
Michael is a passionate, patient and engaging Mathematics teacher. He has been educating students in secondary schools for more than ten years.
He is well versed in identifying student's strengths and weaknesses quickly and gives specific and tailored recommendations on how that student can improve.
He engages students in interesting ways so that the student can understand the sometimes difficult concepts in an easier manner.
He also gives specific exam strategies that suit the individual needs of students. Michael's students receive consistently pleasing results and progress.
Syed is a Maths and Science tutor (Biology, Physics and Chemistry) and has four years of experience in teaching students from Years 6 to 12. Currently, he is a trainee teacher and will be qualified soon. Syed enjoys tutoring at the Learning Centre, particularly seeing a students reaction when they finally grasp a new concept or learn something new. He is empathetic with the challenges many students face with Mathematics and finds it rewarding seeing students progress and excel in their studies.
OUR OTHER TEACHING STAFF