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Michael S.

Wilmette, IL

$75/hr

Michael S, Professor of Physics and High Energy Experimentalist!

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Excellent tutor!
— Jeanne, Northbrook, IL on 6/3/13

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Harvard College, Cambridge, MA
Physics
Harvard University
PhD

Education

Harvard College, Cambridge, MA (Physics)

Harvard University (PhD)

About Michael

I am a professor of physics in the Chicago area. I love to teach physics, both the physics majors and also to people who just like science or have an interest in learning. Part of my time is devoted to research in high energy physics, such as the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. Teaching runs in my family and I often work with my own kids, especially in science and math.

Outside of work, I am a trained Administration Judge for USA Swimming - both my kids are swimmers.

My wife and I like to travel, and we like music. I am an avid reader.
I am a professor of physics in the Chicago area. I love to teach physics, both the physics majors and also to people who just like science or have an interest in learning. Part of my time is devoted to research in high energy… Read more

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Travels within 40 miles of Wilmette, IL 60091
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"Excellent tutor!"

- Jeanne, Northbrook, IL on 6/3/13

"Great Tutor!"

- Cynthia, Wilmette, IL on 7/20/13

"Very Good Calculus Tutor"

- Mark, Des Plaines, IL on 7/6/13

"Amazing Tutor!!!!!"

- Eileen, Glenview, IL on 5/30/13
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Vocabulary
Science:
Physics
Elementary Education:
Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Statistics

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Harvard College, Cambridge, MA
Physics
Harvard University
PhD

Education

Harvard College, Cambridge, MA (Physics)

Harvard University (PhD)

Excellent tutor! — Michael is professional, knowledgeable, and has the rare ability to communicate effectively. He stays with you until you completely understand a concept and gives specific examples to help you retain the information. It is wonderful to see a desire to succeed in our daughter after a tutoring session with Michael. ...

— Jeanne, Northbrook, IL on 6/3/13

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $75.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 40 miles of Wilmette, IL 60091.

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