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Matthew M.

Fayetteville, NC

$30/hour

Effective Math and French tutor for all ages

In-person lessons
100+ Hours
Background check passed as of 7/15/17
5.0 average from 38 ratings
Excellent tutor. My son went from an F in Algebra to an A!
— Judy, Waltham, MA on 6/12/14

$30/Hour


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United States Military Academy (West Point)
Computer Science
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Master's

Education

United States Military Academy (West Point) (Computer Science)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Master's)

About Matthew

Whenever I am working with a student, I strive to make learning easy and fun, and above all to explain concepts in ways that you can relate to. Not everyone learns the same way and that is okay! whether you or your student needs to clarify concepts or in depth work to bring them up to speed, my teaching style is tailored to each individual, using a pace that is appropriate. I strive to help students understand the core concepts and building blocks necessary to succeed not only in their current class but in the future as well.

I am a West Point graduate with a Master's degree from MIT, as well as bilingual in French and English. I taught Calculus, Mathematical Modeling, Differential Equations and Probability/Statistics for three years at the United States Military Academy (West Point). I can tutor any Math or French subject area from elementary math to college level, as well as help with reading, writing, and communicating.
Whenever I am working with a student, I strive to make learning easy and fun, and above all to explain concepts in ways that you can relate to. Not everyone learns the same way and that is okay! whether you or your student needs to clarify concepts or in depth work to bring them up to speed, my teaching style is tailored to each individual, using Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Fayetteville, NC 28304
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent tutor. My son went from an F in Algebra to an A!"

- Judy, Waltham, MA on 6/12/14

"Good rapport with our teenager."

- Elizabeth, West Newton, MA on 1/25/14

"Patient, knowledgeable and flexible tutor."

- Clare, Weston, MA on 11/2/13
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Discrete Math,
Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics,
Trigonometry
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math
Language:
French
Special Needs:
Elementary Math
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Discrete Math

I got an A+ in Discrete Mathematics in College and an A in the graduate course 6.431 Applied Probability at MIT last year. I am familiar with all areas of discrete math, including graphs, number theory, probability, counting, set theory etc.

Statistics

I'm experienced teaching introductory college-level probability of statistics to both students with prior AP-stats and those with no experience. I have experience using Excel and the R programming language to enhance stats learning.

United States Military Academy (West Point)
Computer Science
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Master's

Education

United States Military Academy (West Point) (Computer Science)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Master's)

Excellent tutor. My son went from an F in Algebra to an A!

Matt was very prompt and prepared at all sessions. At the 1st session, he assessed my son's needs in Algebra 1, pinpointed areas of weakness. Matt started to work on those areas. After each class, Matt left a detailed message about exactly what he worked on with my son, as well as what my son knows, and what he needs to continue to work on. He was flexible as far as helping with homework, going ov

— Judy, Waltham, MA on 6/12/14

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $30.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Matthew will travel within 15 miles of Fayetteville, NC 28304.