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Tom H.

Howell, MI

$35/hour

Experienced, patient teacher and tutor.

Background check passed as of 9/23/13
4.9 average from 125 ratings
Great tutor!
— Alec, Hartland, MI on 1/30/16

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About Tom

My name is Tom.

I am an experienced Math and Science teacher of 24 years. I currently teach Math, ACT (SAT) Prep and Michigan History at Pinckney High School. I have taught all levels of math, from 7th grade Math up to Calculus (including Geometry and Trigonometry). I have also taught High School Physics. I enjoy teaching and I have a knack for it. I have had many students over the years come back and tell me how much they learned in my classroom. I am a graduate from Michigan State University, and I hold a Masters in History from Eastern Michigan. I am certified to teach 6-12 in Math, Science and History in the State of Michigan. Though new to WyzAnt, I have tutored students from Howell and Pinckney over the years. In my spare time I am an avid Mountain Biker.

Typically as a tutor, I see myself primarily as helping the student to understand his or her homework, and look for "gaps" in understanding that lead to academic difficulties. My "curriculum" is really set by the student's needs in the subject area. I also provide pointers to help the student's study skills.

I am very familiar with the Howell and Pinckney school systems (as I am a teacher in Pinckney and have had children in the Howell school system), and also tutor many students from Brighton and Hartland.
I hope to hear from you.
My name is Tom.

I am an experienced Math and Science teacher of 24 years. I currently teach Math, ACT (SAT) Prep and Michigan
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Policies
Cancellation
6 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Howell, MI 48843
Background Check: Passed

"Great tutor!"

- Alec, Hartland, MI on 1/30/16

"Knowledgable and Patient tutor"

- Meredith, Howell, MI on 12/7/15

"Great Tutor"

- Michelle, Howell, MI on 9/21/15

"Terrific Tutor!"

- Maureen, Brighton, MI on 2/9/15

"Very Good"

- Terri, Howell, MI on 11/6/14

"Highly Recommended!"

- Becky, Brighton, MI on 4/21/14

"Great tutor!"

- Jan, Howell, MI on 9/13/13

"Great tutor, genuinely concerned, very patient"

- Kim, Howell, MI on 4/16/13

"Fantastic teacher"

- Kris, Howell, MI on 3/7/13
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry,
Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Chemistry, Physics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, GRE, SAT Math
History:
American History, European History, Government & Politics, World History
Business:
GRE

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Geometry

I have been a math teacher for 24 years and have taught Geometry for the last 10 years.

Michigan State University
Eastern Michigan University
Master's
Madonna University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Michigan State University

Eastern Michigan University (Master's)

Madonna University (Graduate Coursework)

Great tutor! — Son saw Tom to help him understand precalculus material better. Son felt it helped him. We are waiting for his midterm grade to see how much the 2 sessions helped. Tom was very accommodating & our son wants to continue tutoring sessions with him. ...

— Alec, Hartland, MI on 1/30/16

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

Travel policy

Tom will travel within 10 miles of Howell, MI 48843.