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Matthew S.

Greenville, SC

$32/hour

Well-rounded Social Studies, English, Mathematics, & French Tutor

Background check passed as of 8/21/15
4.9 average from 71 ratings
Motivating, patient and focused
— Sheri, Greenville, SC on 6/14/16

$32/Hour


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Northern Michigan University, Marquette MI
History
Eastern Michigan University
Other

Education

Northern Michigan University, Marquette MI (History)

Eastern Michigan University (Other)

About Matthew

Hello,

As an educator who has tutored for a number of years, I believe strongly that the additional academic support is necessary to give students opportunities to succeed not only in school, but in their careers as well. I have over five years of classroom teaching experience with the ability to instruct students from the elementary to high school level in multiple subject areas (U.S. History, English Language Arts, Algebra, French). I also have experience with writing development and proofreading essays. I have also received my South Carolina Professional teaching license.

My aim as a tutor is two-fold. First, I want to support students with their current assignments (homework, test/quiz prep). During our sessions, I will help students stay organized and implement review material from past lessons that we covered. Just as important to supporting them with their coursework is to help them build long-term study skills that they will be able to use down the road. I want to ensure that your student gains confidence in their ability to learn. I focus on making each tutoring session productive, but I also want to make sure that your student is comfortable while making the topics we are going over interesting and relevant. I look forward to an opportunity to tutor you or your child.

Best,

Matt
Hello,

As an educator who has tutored for a number of years, I believe strongly that the additional academic support is necessary to give students opportunities to succeed not only in school, but in their careers as well. I have over five years of classroom teaching experience with the ability to instruct students from the elementary to
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Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Greenville, SC 29617
Background Check: Passed

"Motivating, patient and focused"

- Sheri, Greenville, SC on 6/14/16

"Knowledgeable"

- Latonya, Greenville, SC on 1/15/17

"Wonderful Tutor"

- Traci, Pelzer, SC on 7/5/16

"Ideal tutor!"

- Kimmie, Easley, SC on 3/25/16

"Very Patient"

- Heidi, Simpsonville, SC on 1/28/16
Math:
Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Language:
French
History:
American History,
Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies,
World History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Sports/Recreation:
Football, Track & Field

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

American History

I have a B.A. in History from Northern Michigan University (2005).

I have five-plus years of full-time teaching experience in multiple Social Studies areas (U.S. History, World History, World Geography, Economics, Civics, U.S. Government) as well as Middle School English Language Arts. I also have two years' experience tutoring middle school mathematics at an afterschool program.

I hold a professional South Carolina Teaching Certificate and am Highly Qualified in Secondary Social Studies (History, Social Studies, Middle Level Social Studies).

French

Minor in French at Northern Michigan University (2005)

I have spent sometime in France as an exchange student and studying abroad.

Prealgebra

I spent 2 years teaching middle school math and 3+ years tutoring Pre-Algebra and Algebra 1

Social Studies

I have a B.A. in History from Northern Michigan University (2005).

I have five-plus years of full-time teaching experience in multiple Social Studies areas (U.S. History, World History, World Geography, Economics, Civics, U.S. Government) as well as Middle School English Language Arts. I also have two years' experience tutoring middle school mathematics at an afterschool program.

I hold a professional South Carolina Teaching Certificate and am Highly Qualified in Secondary Social Studies (History, Social Studies, Middle Level Social Studies).

Northern Michigan University, Marquette MI
History
Eastern Michigan University
Other

Education

Northern Michigan University, Marquette MI (History)

Eastern Michigan University (Other)

Motivating, patient and focused — Meghan enjoyed working with Mr. S. She was excited and motivated to work on her writing assignment. He helped her work on her outline, characters and plot. We look forward to working with him again. I wanted to update this review. Matthew is a fantastic tutor! Meghan is tutored in Pre-Algebra, French, and Grammar/Writing. Her grade in G/W went from a 73 to a 94 in six weeks! She is motivated to ...

— Sheri, Greenville, SC on 6/14/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $32.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Matthew will travel within 30 miles of Greenville, SC 29617.