U of C alum. for College Calculus and College Essay Writing

Michael P.
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U of C alum. for College Calculus and College Essay Writing

Michael P.
Learn to succeed in your most difficult subjects!

Do you say "ugh" in the face of math homework? Do you struggle in writing that perfect essay, or in grasping the subtleties of economics or physics? If so, I can help. As a University of Chicago graduate with teaching and tutoring experience in the U.S. and abroad, I have learned and developed strategies for success in the most challenging academic areas.

My teaching style reflects an idea I discovered while teaching English in South Korea:...

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Writing
#### Writing

I have a year and a half of experience teaching academic writing at Chungdahm Institute in Pohang, South Korea, where I was promoted to Head Instructor after six months.
I have completed two writing-based internships, and I have two years of experience writing speeches on the University of Chicago Mock Trial Team.
I received A grades in essay-based classes and writing assessments at the University of Chicago.

Algebra 1,
#### Algebra 1

I hold a B.A. in Economics with a Physics minor from the University of Chicago, where I achieved A grades in math classes up through multi-variable calculus.
I have successfully tutored Algebra 1 for use on standardized tests and in the classroom.
I have successfully used Algebra 1 for 15 years in math, physics, and economics applications.
I have 1.5 years of teaching experience, including 1 year as the Head Instructor at Chungdahm Institute in Pohang, South Korea.
I have more than a year of math tutoring experience.

Algebra 2,
#### Algebra 2

I hold a B.A. in Economics with a Physics minor from the University of Chicago, where I achieved A grades in math classes up through multi-variable calculus.
I have used Algebra 2 successfully in physics, math, and economics for 10 years. In addition, I received an 800 on the SAT Math 2 Test.
I have 1.5 years of teaching experience, including 1 year as the Head Instructor at Chungdahm Institute in Pohang, South Korea.
I have more than a year of math tutoring experience.

Calculus,
#### Calculus

I used calculus successfully in both Physics and Economics applications for the entire four years of my degree.
I received a grade of 5 on the BC Calculus Advanced Placement examination.

Geometry,
#### Geometry

I used geometry successfully in Physics applications for four years at the University of Chicago.

Prealgebra,
#### Prealgebra

I have successfully tutored students in prealgebra for use on standardized tests and school entrance exams.

Precalculus,
#### Precalculus

I have successfully utilized precalculus concepts in math, economics, and physics applications for about 8 years.

Writing
#### Writing

I have a year and a half of experience teaching academic writing at Chungdahm Institute in Pohang, South Korea, where I was promoted to Head Instructor after six months.
I have completed two writing-based internships, and I have two years of experience writing speeches on the University of Chicago Mock Trial Team.
I received A grades in essay-based classes and writing assessments at the University of Chicago.

Algebra 1,
#### Algebra 1

I hold a B.A. in Economics with a Physics minor from the University of Chicago, where I achieved A grades in math classes up through multi-variable calculus.
I have successfully tutored Algebra 1 for use on standardized tests and in the classroom.
I have successfully used Algebra 1 for 15 years in math, physics, and economics applications.
I have 1.5 years of teaching experience, including 1 year as the Head Instructor at Chungdahm Institute in Pohang, South Korea.
I have more than a year of math tutoring experience.

Algebra 2,
#### Algebra 2

I hold a B.A. in Economics with a Physics minor from the University of Chicago, where I achieved A grades in math classes up through multi-variable calculus.
I have used Algebra 2 successfully in physics, math, and economics for 10 years. In addition, I received an 800 on the SAT Math 2 Test.
I have 1.5 years of teaching experience, including 1 year as the Head Instructor at Chungdahm Institute in Pohang, South Korea.
I have more than a year of math tutoring experience.

Calculus,
#### Calculus

I used calculus successfully in both Physics and Economics applications for the entire four years of my degree.
I received a grade of 5 on the BC Calculus Advanced Placement examination.

Geometry,
#### Geometry

I used geometry successfully in Physics applications for four years at the University of Chicago.

Prealgebra,
#### Prealgebra

I have successfully tutored students in prealgebra for use on standardized tests and school entrance exams.

Precalculus,
#### Precalculus

I have successfully utilized precalculus concepts in math, economics, and physics applications for about 8 years.

Trigonometry
#### Trigonometry

I have successfully used trigonometry in math, physics, and engineering applications for ten years.

Algebra 1,
#### Algebra 1

I hold a B.A. in Economics with a Physics minor from the University of Chicago, where I achieved A grades in math classes up through multi-variable calculus.
I have successfully tutored Algebra 1 for use on standardized tests and in the classroom.
I have successfully used Algebra 1 for 15 years in math, physics, and economics applications.
I have 1.5 years of teaching experience, including 1 year as the Head Instructor at Chungdahm Institute in Pohang, South Korea.
I have more than a year of math tutoring experience.

Algebra 2,
#### Algebra 2

I hold a B.A. in Economics with a Physics minor from the University of Chicago, where I achieved A grades in math classes up through multi-variable calculus.
I have used Algebra 2 successfully in physics, math, and economics for 10 years. In addition, I received an 800 on the SAT Math 2 Test.
I have 1.5 years of teaching experience, including 1 year as the Head Instructor at Chungdahm Institute in Pohang, South Korea.
I have more than a year of math tutoring experience.

Calculus,
#### Calculus

I used calculus successfully in both Physics and Economics applications for the entire four years of my degree.
I received a grade of 5 on the BC Calculus Advanced Placement examination.

Geometry,
#### Geometry

I used geometry successfully in Physics applications for four years at the University of Chicago.

Prealgebra,
#### Prealgebra

I have successfully tutored students in prealgebra for use on standardized tests and school entrance exams.

Precalculus,
#### Precalculus

I have successfully utilized precalculus concepts in math, economics, and physics applications for about 8 years.

## Best and Most Flexible Tutor

He is one of the best tutors on Wyzant! Mike is the best tutor in Chicago. There are no tutors like him in Chicago. If you get him for calculus then it would be very easy because he just knows everything about math and he is fast to understand where you are stuck at on a problem. He helps write papers so well and fast that it is a whole new level of speed.

Robert, 114 lessons with Michael

## Outstanding Tutor

Mike has been our tutor for a year and has been outstanding! Not only does he understand how to teach to a students needs, he understands the bigger academic picture.

Heather , 276 lessons with Michael

## An Excellent Tutor

Michael is an excellent tutor. He is diligent, thoughtful and professional. He has worked extensively with our child, and we could not be more pleased with his progress. Michael is extremely knowledgeable and organized, and is able to present new material clearly, allowing for a great deal of material to be covered. Michael is also a patient tutor and our child felt very comfortable working with him. We highly recommend.

Lori, 71 lessons with Michael

## Great Tutor.

Michael has worked with my son for a few years now and always gets him prepared for his tests. My son loves working with Michael because he is kind, patient and truly wants to see him do better. Recommend him highly!!

Ben, 45 lessons with Michael

## Versatile and Effective

Extremely patient. Very thorough and methodical. Excellent at explaining complicated concepts. We have used Mike for AP Calc, AP Physics, Algebra 2, Biology and even writing help (with 2 daughters) and he is great with all topics.

Kim, 66 lessons with Michael

## Great tutor!

Our first session went great. He worked with my 16 year old son for an hour and already I can see some light bulbs have come on for my son on solving quadratic equations.

Eric, 11 lessons with Michael

## Great Tutor

Micheal is an excellent tutor. He knows the courses very well. He is patient with second language learners. He is punctual and perfect teacher. Thank to WyzAnt to provide such tutors like Michael.

Malianleh, 3 lessons with Michael

## Well prepared, patient, knowledgable

Prep for a graduate Econ class. He was well prepared before the session and adapted well to all my questions.

Michael, 6 lessons with Michael

## Good Focus

Michael is able to focus on the student's needs, and not just teach what he thinks they should be learning. Very helpful!

Ray, 11 lessons with Michael