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Michael M.

Toms River, NJ

$60/hour

Thorough, personable and effective math tutor

In-person lessons
20+ Hours
Background check passed as of 4/24/16
4.9 average from 28 ratings
Successful first lesson
— Tracey, Bayville, NJ on 10/4/16

$60/Hour


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Montclair State
Math Education

Education

Montclair State (Math Education)

About Michael

I have been tutoring high school math for over 25 years, covering Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry and Pre-Calculus. I have a NJ Teacher's certificate for K-12 and I have worked with 5th, 6th and 7th graders.

In addition, I have experience in providing help and guidance for the math SAT and ACT. Ability to explain difficult math concepts plainly to ensure an understanding of the topics covered, which enhances performance. I am known to be thorough, personable and achieve significant results in a short period of time.
I have been tutoring high school math for over 25 years, covering Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry and Pre-Calculus. I have a NJ Teacher's certificate for K-12 and I have worked with 5th, 6th and 7th graders.

In addition, I have experience in providing help and guidance for the math SAT and ACT. Ability to explain difficult math
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Multiple hour lessons at $50 per hour.

Travel Radius
Travels within 12 miles of Toms River, NJ 08755
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Successful first lesson"

- Tracey, Bayville, NJ on 10/4/16

"Knowledgeable and extremely helpful"

- Vincent, Jackson, NJ on 9/2/16

"Great tutor"

- Sharon, Toms River, NJ on 6/3/16
Test Preparation:
ACT Math,
SAT Math

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Approved subjects

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ACT Math

Extensive classroom and one-on-one experience on all of the subjects covered in the ACT Math test. 12 years of teaching high school math and continued tutoring thereafter for over 25 years.

Algebra 1

Experience teaching/tutoring Algebra 1 for high school and advanced middle school students. Certified K-12 with twelve years of classroom experience and over 25 years of tutoring experience. Fundamentals are stressed for the foundation needed for the future.

Algebra 2

Well-versed in teaching Algebra 2. Extensive classroom and one-on-one experience, including 12 years of teaching Algebra 2 at the high school level and continued tutoring thereafter for a total of over 25 years. Ability to clearly explain difficult concepts for a full understanding.

Geometry

Considered an expert in teaching Geometry, considering the abstract concepts involved. Extensive classroom and one-on-one experience, including 12 years of teaching high school Geometry at basic and advanced levels and continued tutoring thereafter for over 25 years.

Precalculus

Well-versed in teaching Pre-Calculus. Extensive classroom and one-on-one experience, including 12 years of teaching Pre-Calculus at the high school level and continued tutoring thereafter for a total of over 25 years. Ability to clearly explain difficult concepts for a full understanding. Also experienced in tutoring Calculus.

SAT Math

Extensive classroom and one-on-one experience on all of the subjects covered in the SAT Math test. 12 years of teaching high school math and continued tutoring thereafter for over 25 years. Also taught SAT review classes for groups.

Trigonometry

Trigonometry is my favorite of the high school math subjects. I enjoy all aspects of the subject from triangle ratios to the unit circle, and beyond. I have extensive classroom and one-on-one experience, including 12 years of teaching Trig at the high school level and continued tutoring thereafter for a total of over 25 years. Ability to clearly explain difficult concepts for a full understanding.

Montclair State
Math Education

Education

Montclair State (Math Education)

Successful first lesson

Very productive first lesson. Covered a lot of material. Looking forward to future lessons. Mike is very patient and my daughter felt very comfortable with his teaching skills.

— Tracey, Bayville, NJ on 10/4/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Multiple hour lessons at $50 per hour.

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 12 miles of Toms River, NJ 08755.