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Michael M.

Silver Spring, MD

$45/hour

Experienced teacher with a passion for working with students.

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Slippery Rock Universirty
Elementary Education
Methodist College (now Methodist University)
MEd

Education

Slippery Rock Universirty (Elementary Education)

Methodist College (now Methodist University) (MEd)

About Michael

I am originally from Pittsburgh, PA. I earned my bachelor's degree in elementary education at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. After I graduated college, I began working as an assistant in several different schools around the Pittsburgh area. I worked with elementary students who struggled with behavior and academic issues.

I moved to Fayetteville, NC in 2011. There, I taught 3rd grade for four years and 4th grade for one year. May of 2016 I earned my M.Ed. from Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC certifying me as a K-12 reading specialist.

August of 2016 I moved to Silver Spring, MD where I am currently working as a math intervention teacher for grades 3, 4, and 5. I have the ability to motivate students to want to learn and make meaning out of their learning. I feel it is crucial to help all students make a connection with their learning and apply what they have learned to the real world. I love to make learning fun and enjoyable. My ability to make connections with each student and motivate them to learn is what sets me apart from other tutors. I feel that every child has potential and it is my job to lead every student to their own success.
I am originally from Pittsburgh, PA. I earned my bachelor's degree in elementary education at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. After I graduated college, I began working as an assistant in several different schools around the Pittsburgh area. I worked with Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Silver Spring, MD 20905
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 2, Elementary Math
English:
Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
Common Core
Elementary Education:
Common Core,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Spelling, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Common Core

I have 5 years of teaching experience in North Carolina in grades 3 and 4. Of those years, I have taught common core subjects. I also have a Master's Degree in education certifying me as a reading specialist.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have been an elementary teacher for the past 5 years. I have taught all subjects including math, science, writing, spelling, reading, and social studies. I also have a Master's degree, making me a certified reading specialist. I am currently teaching math intervention at a Title 1 school and work with upper elementary teachers on best researched-based practices for their classroom.

Slippery Rock Universirty
Elementary Education
Methodist College (now Methodist University)
MEd

Education

Slippery Rock Universirty (Elementary Education)

Methodist College (now Methodist University) (MEd)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 10 miles of Silver Spring, MD 20905.