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Mike G.

Carmel By The Sea, CA

$30/hour

Coach Mike, Pre-Algebra, Algebra and Athletics

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San Francisco State University
Physical Education
United States Sports Academy
Master's
National University
Graduate Coursework

Education

San Francisco State University (Physical Education)

United States Sports Academy (Master's)

National University (Graduate Coursework)

About Mike

I have been teaching math at both private and public schools 7th - 12th grade for almost 20 years. I'm passionate about teaching math and really enjoy helping students learn the subject. I too had difficulty understanding math in school and wish I had a tutor to guide me through middle school and high school.

I used to ask former students of mine what they liked about my teaching style and techniques for learning so I could be the best teacher possible. They stated that my strengths in teaching math were numerous. The students liked that I had ability to relate to young adults. I cared about them as much outside the classroom as inside it. In addition, I have empathy, patience and compassion for students who struggle with the subject. I have a friendly personality and a warm sense of humor that helped them learn. Furthermore, I have a clear and easy way of getting the math concepts across for understanding. Finally, many former students stated to me that I applied real life applications used as a tool to assist learning the material so they would actually enjoy and have success with the math concepts.


My math qualifications includes a California and Idaho Teaching Credential with an authorization in Math 6th - 12th grade.

If you are interested setting up an appointment for a lesson, please contact me.
I have been teaching math at both private and public schools 7th - 12th grade for almost 20 years. I'm passionate about teaching math and really enjoy helping students learn the subject. I too had difficulty understanding math in school and wish I had a tutor to guide me through middle school and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Carmel By The Sea, CA 93921
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Elementary Math,
Prealgebra
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Sports/Recreation:
Baseball,
Golf

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Baseball

I have been a Head Baseball Coach at the high school level for 10 years. I have been awarded "Coach of the Year" 5 times and the high school where I coached only won the State of Idaho Championship once under my direction.

In addition I have been a Head College Baseball Coach for 5 years and twice awarded "Coach of the Year." 94% of players I coached continued to play at the college level.

Elementary Math

I have a Teaching Credential in math grade 6-12 Pre-Algebra and Algebra 1.

Golf

I have golfed for approximately 20 years and have taught classes at the junior college level. I am an associate member of the United States Golf Teachers Federation.

San Francisco State University
Physical Education
United States Sports Academy
Master's
National University
Graduate Coursework

Education

San Francisco State University (Physical Education)

United States Sports Academy (Master's)

National University (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $30.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Mike will travel within 20 miles of Carmel By The Sea, CA 93921.