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Kelvin M.

Miami, FL

$45/hr

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Background check passed as of 7/23/13
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— Linda, Miami, FL on 2/24/15

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Santa Clara University
Political Science
Regent College
Master's

Education

Santa Clara University (Political Science)

Regent College (Master's)

About Kelvin

Kelvin is a Santa Clara University graduate and is one of the highest rated and experienced math tutors in the WyzAnt system. He is an active substitute teacher and has a great ability to help kids understand math. You will see an immediate improvement once he begins with your student. He has 4 kids of his own (ages 26, 23, 20 and 18) and has worked with students as a tutor, youth worker, coach and substitute teacher for over 20 years. He has a unique ability to relate and communicate well with his students. Kelvin is a Santa Clara University graduate and is one of the highest rated and experienced math tutors in the WyzAnt system. He is an active substitute teacher and has a great ability to help kids understand math. You will see an immediate improvement once he begins with your student. He has 4… Read more

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Travels within 10 miles of Miami, FL 33133
Background Check: Passed

"Great Tutor!"

- Linda, Miami, FL on 2/24/15

"Good Start"

- Lisa, Miami, FL on 4/3/14
Math:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Geometry,
Prealgebra
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Geometry,
Prealgebra

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Algebra 1

Algebra is a building subject. Each lesson builds on what was learned before. If you don't understand one of the foundational steps, you will get lost later on. Kelvin uses multiple techniques to help students understand the basics of Algebra. He has the ability to explain things in a couple different ways so that they make sense to the students.

Geometry

Geometry is a puzzle game. Whether it is the Pythagoream Theorem or parallel lines or angles, each problem gives you enough clues to find the answer - you just need to know the tricks to unlock the puzzle. Kelvin has a unique ability to help students see the clues, learn the tricks and succeed in Geometry. He uses a number of different techniques and can explain the concepts a couple different ways, so that students understand and learn quickly.

Prealgebra

Pre-Algebra is a subject that builds on itself. Each lesson uses what was learned before. If you don't understand one of the foundational steps, you will get lost later on. Kelvin uses multiple techniques to help students understand the basics and does a thorough review so those building blocks stay fresh. He has the ability to explain things in a couple different ways so that they make sense to the students.

Santa Clara University
Political Science
Regent College
Master's

Education

Santa Clara University (Political Science)

Regent College (Master's)

Great Tutor! — I would highly recommend Kelvin. My son Matthew had a very poor start this year in Geometry. Thanks to Kelvin he went from a 1.5 in his first semester to a 2.6 in the second and now he is at 3.35! Plus Kelvin is always available, punctual and very professional. ...

— Linda, Miami, FL on 2/24/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Travel policy

Kelvin will travel within 10 miles of Miami, FL 33133.

Background Check Status for Kelvin M.

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