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Mr. Michael W.

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"I have been teaching high school math for 13 years, and I am authorized to teach mathematics through Calculus. I have taught Algebra 2, Geometry, Algebra, Integrated Mathematics 2 and 3, Prealgebra. I have successfully tutored Precalculus and Calculus, as well as upper level college mathematics courses. I received my Masters degree in Mathematics at California State University Fullerton in May, 2012. I more...

"I have been teaching high school math for 13 years, and I am authorized to teach mathematics through Calculus. I have taught Algebra 2, Geometry, Algebra, Integrated Mathematics 2 and 3, Prealgebra. I have successfully tutored Precalculus and Calculus, as well as upper level college mathematics courses. I received my Masters degree in Mathematics at California State University Fullerton in May, 2012. I have tutored math since I was in high school. I believe that students learn math best by finding their own solutions. I consider that guiding the student to their own solution, via questioning, is the most effective form of tutoring, as it allows the student to think, reason, and explore as they solve problems. This helps the student to develop confidence and to mature as a learner. It guides them toward asking themselves questions as they work. This, in turn, helps them to become independent learners. I am a patient and understanding tutor, and I can help students refresh previous topics to assist in current coursework.

I am also a capable science tutor. My Bachelor's degree is in Biology, with a strong Chemistry minor. As a graduate teaching assistant, I taught Chemistry laboratory courses. In addition my undergraduate major included three semesters of Physics." less...

Details

fee: $50 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 12 miles
meeting type: in-person (not online)

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website: on file

Education and Qualifications

certified: Michael W. is a certified tutor

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Biology w Chem minor

CSU Pomona, Graduate Coursework

CSU Fullerton MA, Masters

Diamond Bar, CA 91765

Subjects Tutored

Algebra 1 - Algebra 2 - Calculus - Chemistry - Microsoft Excel - Geometry - Prealgebra - Precalculus - Trigonometry - SAT Math - GRE - GMAT - Probability - PSAT - ACT Math - Discrete Math - Business - CBEST - Praxis