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Michael G.

Dunedin, FL

$25/hour

Test Preparation/Writing

In-person lessons

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Montclair State College
History Sociology
Seton Hall
MBA

Education

Montclair State College (History Sociology)

Seton Hall (MBA)

About Michael

For many years I have scored standardized writing and reading tests for Florida and multiple other states. This has included FCAT and Common Core testing. If you are having problems in passing these exams, I can help you. There is an effective, common sense way to prepare for and pass these standardized tests and others like it such as the SAT. I will show you how to take these tests and improve your writing skills as well as understand the basic techniques for handling the pressure packed atmosphere of most testing situations. Knowing how tests are scored is the key to success and that is why I can help my students.

My educational background is diverse, with a BA from Montclair State College where I graduated Magna Cum Laude and an MBA from Seton Hall University. After college I spent many years as a business consultant and executive, which included innumerable hours writing business proposals and preparing technical documentation. This background helps me to help you learn to write.

My approach to tutoring is simple--work with each student to identify specific learning goals, and then develop the lessons needed to achieve those goals. In particular, I enjoy helping students learn how to pass the standardized testing hurdles placed in their path. I look forward to working with you.
For many years I have scored standardized writing and reading tests for Florida and multiple other states. This has included FCAT and Common Core testing. If you are having problems in passing these exams, I can help you. There is an Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Dunedin, FL 34698
In-person lessons
English:
Reading, SAT Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
Common Core,
SAT Reading
Elementary Education:
Common Core,
Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary

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Common Core

I have worked with elementary students as a volunteer to prepare them to take common core exams.
I received training on common core standards and testing methodology prior to becoming a test scorer.

My years of experience scoring standardized tests in writing and math make me ideally suited to help students pass these exams.

Montclair State College
History Sociology
Seton Hall
MBA

Education

Montclair State College (History Sociology)

Seton Hall (MBA)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $25.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 30 miles of Dunedin, FL 34698.