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Matthew M.

Fort Pierce, FL

$50/hour

Master Educationalist

20+ Hours
Background check passed as of 4/25/14
4.9 average from 20 ratings
Excellent
— Michele, Hobe Sound, FL on 3/27/14

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UMass Amherst
English
Cambridge College
MEd

Education

UMass Amherst (English)

Cambridge College (MEd)

About Matthew

I have been teaching for 23 years. I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College. I am a educational expert and master teacher who offers student-specific tutoring grounded on National and State Standards.

I have helped many students achieve victory over difficult subjects, exams, papers and projects. I love what I do. I can help you be successful in an enjoyable way.
I have been teaching for 23 years. I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College. I am a educational expert and master teacher who offers student-specific tutoring grounded on National and State Standards.

I have helped many students achieve victory over difficult subjects, exams, papers and projects. I love what I
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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Fort Pierce, FL 34949
Background Check: Passed

"Excellent"

- Michele, Hobe Sound, FL on 3/27/14

"5 stars Good tutor"

- Brian, Vero Beach, FL on 10/27/14

"Great, GREAT Tutor!"

- Amy, Port Saint Lucie, FL on 5/14/14
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
GED,
Geometry, GMAT,
GRE, Prealgebra,
SAT Math
Science:
ACT Science,
Anatomy, Anthropology, Archaeology, Astronomy, Biology,
Botany, Ecology, Elementary Science, Geology, Nutrition, Philosophy, Physics, PSAT, Sociology
Music:
Composition (Music), Drums,
Ear Training, General Music, Guitar,
Music History, Music Production, Piano, Songwriting
Art:
Art History, Art Theory, Composition (Music), Drawing, Film, Photography,
Theater, Video Production
English:
ACT English,
ACT Reading, Bible Studies,
English,
ESL/ESOL,
Grammar, IELTS, Literature,
Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Reading,
SAT Reading,
SAT Writing,
TOEFL,
Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English,
ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science,
ASVAB,
Career Development, College Counseling,
GED,
GMAT,
GRE, IELTS, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading,
SAT Writing,
Series 7, SSAT, TEAS,
TOEFL
Computer:
Microsoft Word,
Photography,
Video Production
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Hebrew, IELTS, Reading,
Spanish,
TOEFL,
Writing
History:
American History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, Classics, Criminal Justice, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Music History, Political Science, Religion, Social Studies,
World History, Writing
Special Needs:
ADHD,
Dyslexia,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Hard Of Hearing, Phonics,
Reading,
Special Needs,
Study Skills
Elementary Education:
ADHD,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting, Phonics,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary, Writing
Business:
Career Development, ESL/ESOL,
GMAT,
GRE, Microsoft Word,
Public Speaking,
Series 7, Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Baseball, Basketball, Bodybuilding, Chess, Cooking, Fitness, Football, Golf, Poker, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, Volleyball

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

ACT English

Test Prep Specialist. Master of Special Education. FL Professional Certificate. Twenty years of professional teaching experience.

ACT Science

Test Preparation Specialist. Master of Special Education. Twenty years of successful teaching experience

ADHD

I have a Master of Special Education from Cambridge College. I have 6 documented years of working with ADD/ADHD students in the public school setting. I was the Center Director, in charge of training and supervising staff at Ombudsman Educational Services. The company specializes in working with at risk youth, most with ADD/ADHD.

Algebra 1

I have my Master's of Education from Cambridge College and 20 years' professional teaching experience.

ASVAB

I hold a master's of special education. I am a test preparation expert. I have twenty years of teaching experience with a high success rate. I hold a professional educator's certificate in the State of Florida.

Bible Studies

I can read and teach others to read Biblical Hebrew. I have been studying Hebrew daily for 5 years. I understand that each Hebrew letter is also a number, a picture, a musical note. There are mysteries and secrets hidden in the Hebrew letters which help to explain details of the bible.

I can read and teach others to read Biblical Greek. By reading Greek, which is a much more expressive language than English, a student can understand certain nuances of language that help to bring the scripture to life. I have taught Bible as Literature classes in the past.

Biology

I have a master's degree in Education. I am a Test Prep Specialist. I have 20 years teaching experience.

College Counseling

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College.

I have been helping students get into college as a licensed High School teacher since 1993.

I was the Director of Ombudsman Alternative School where I helped students with credit retrieval and college placement.

Drums

I have been a drum teacher since 1998. I am a working jazz musician.

Dyslexia

I have a Master of Special Education Degree from Cambridge College.

I have 8 years of documented teaching experience working with students with dyslexia and other learning disabilities in self-contained special education and alternative school settings.

I was the Director of an alternative school where I worked with parents and students dealing with dyslexia related issues.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have a Master of Special Education where I specifically trained for each age group's mental development.

My knowledge of the use of Bloom's Taxonomy ensures students take concepts from the knowledge level all the way up to the evaluate and create levels of understanding, proving student has attained the highest levels of mastery.

I am trained in assessment of learning styles and create lessons based on the student's way of learning.

I am trained in the Florida State Standards for the elementary levels.

My service includes an online curriculum based on the Florida State Standards and is grade level specific so students are diagnosed by a pretest to determine areas of weakness. They are then allowed 24 hour access to student specific assignments aimed at helping students reach state mandated levels of achievement. This coupled with in person one-on-one tutoring is proven to be a successful model for improving skill levels.

Elementary Math

I hold a FL professional educator certificate. I hold a master of special education from Cambridge College.

English

I have a BA English from UMASS Amherst. I am a certified FL Professional Educator in English (grades 6-12).

ESL/ESOL

I am a Professional English Teacher. I have a Master's of Special Education. I have twenty years of teaching experience.

GED

I am a test preparation specialist. I hold a professional educator's license in Florida. I hold a master's of special education, and I have 20 years teaching experience.

GMAT

I am a Test Prep Specialist. I have 20 years teaching experience. I have a master's degree in Education. I am a Professional English Teacher with Florida Certification.

Guitar

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College. I taught Band in St. Lucie County, FL. I have been working professionally as a musician since 1989. I have been giving music lessons since 1996. Currently I teach drum, guitar and piano lessons. I am completing a Master of Fine Arts degree at Naropa Institute involving the coupling of spontaneous poetry and prose with jazz.

Literature

Professional FL English teacher

Master of Education

20 years' teaching experience

Microsoft Word

Master of Special Education-Cambridge College

20 years teaching experience

Phonics

I have been trained in corrective reading.

I have been a licensed English/Reading teacher since 1993.

I have a BA in English from UMASS.

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College.

I am FL Professional Educator, English grades 6-12.

Photography

I am working on a Master of Fine Arts at Naropa Institute. It requires that I write a book of poetry accompanied by photographs.

I have been traveling from country to country and state to state, taking pictures since 1991.

I am currently working with professional graphic artists on numerous projects.

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College.

Prealgebra

I have a Master of Special Education and twenty years of successful teaching experience. I'm a test preparation expert.

Public Speaking

I have been a professional English teacher since 1997.

I have a Master of Special Education degree.

I am Professional Teacher Certificate English (6-12).

I have experience teaching public speaking in the public school arena.

Reading

I am a FL Professional Educator, English (grades 6-12).

I have a Master of Special Education from Cambridge College.

I have 20 years' experience teaching English and language arts.

SAT Reading

I hold a master's of special education. I hold a Florida professional educator's certificate. I hold a BA in English. I have twenty years of teaching experience. I am a test preparation specialist.

SAT Writing

I have 20 years teaching experience. I hold a master of education degree. I hold a professional educator's certificate in the State of Florida. I hold a BA English.

Social Studies

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College in Cambridge, MA. I have a Florida teaching certificate. I have taught social studies professionally at two alternative schools and one public school (8 years of experience).

Spanish

I am a professional Language Teacher. I have lived and taught in Spain, Mexico, and Morocco.

Special Needs

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College.

I am FL Professional Educator.

I have been working with students with special needs for over 20 years.

Study Skills

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College in Cambridge, MA, and a BA in English from UMASS Amherst.

I have a Professional Teacher's Certificate FL, English, and 8 years' documented teaching experience; most of it in Special Education/Alternative school, every subject in grades 5-12.

I have taught study skills on the middle and high school level in both the regular and special education fields.

TEAS

I am a test preparation specialist. I have trained in all the basic math, reading and comprehension skills needed for the test. I have a Master of Special Education degree. I have taught math, language arts, English, and Science professionally. I have a BA in English. I have been approved to teach SAT math, reading and writing, study skills, SSAT, reading, prealgebra and many other subjects. They are the same basic skills needed for the TEAS test.

TOEFL

I am a Professional English Teacher with Florida Certification. I have Master's degree in Special Education and BA in English. I have trained in Corrective Reading. I have 20 years of teaching experience.

Volleyball

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College.

I have twenty years of teaching experience. I have been using volleyball as part of Alternative Education curriculum.

I have been a part of many volleyball teams, both league and on the beach. I play for exercise, fun and sport.

Writing

I am a Professional English teacher with a FL Certificate

I have a Master of Special Education degree from Cambridge College.

I have 20 years of English/Writing experience.

I am working on an MFA in Writing and Poetics at Naropa Institute.

UMass Amherst
English
Cambridge College
MEd

Education

UMass Amherst (English)

Cambridge College (MEd)

Excellent

I went into looking for a tutor for my son blind and wish I could have seen some reviews. That is why I am posting one. Matt is great. With the few sessions my son has had with him, our experience has been better than expected. He's very easy to work with and my son really likes his down to earth approach and so do I. He really seems to be bringing something out in my boy that we knew was there bu

— Michele, Hobe Sound, FL on 3/27/14

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Matthew will travel within 40 miles of Fort Pierce, FL 34949.