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Michael F.

Georgetown, TX

$50/hour

The Math Coach!

In-person lessons
20+ Hours
Background check passed as of 5/23/14
5.0 average from 16 ratings

$50/Hour


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Penn State University
Education
Ohio State University
Master's

Education

Penn State University (Education)

Ohio State University (Master's)

About Michael

I have a B.S. in Education, and a Master's in Mathematics (both from Big Ten schools). I have previously taught at the Junior High level for 12 years (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry), and I am currently on staff as an Associate Professor of Mathematics at Temple College, and as an Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics at The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. The classes I teach consist mostly of College Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calculus and Elementary Statistics.

Friday daytime hours available for college students!

My greatest satisfaction is YOUR SUCCESS !!!

In your home, at a local coffee shop, at the library, you choose, I'll come to you.

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I have a B.S. in Education, and a Master's in Mathematics (both from Big Ten schools). I have previously taught at the Junior High level for 12 years (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry), and I am currently on staff as an Associate Professor of Mathematics at Temple College, and as an Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics at The University of Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Georgetown, TX 78628
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra,
Precalculus,
SAT Math, Statistics,
Trigonometry
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math
Computer:
Microsoft Excel,
Microsoft PowerPoint
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Business:
Microsoft Excel,
Microsoft PowerPoint
Sports/Recreation:
Tennis

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Algebra 1

B.S. Education, Penn State
M.A. Mathematics, Ohio State

Algebra 2

B.S. Education (Secondary Mathematics), Penn State
Masters in Mathematics, Ohio State University
Over 15 years teaching experience at junior high & college level. I have previously taught Algebra 2 to at the Junior High for 12 years, and have taught numerous courses of college Algebra at both Temple College and South University.

Calculus

15 years' teaching experience at Jr Hi and College.

Microsoft Excel

I have taken courses at Mt. Hood C.C. and Austin C.C. on Beginner Excel, Intermediate Excel, and Advanced Excel. I have attended two-day seminar on Advanced Excel topics.
Created Rating Engines (in Excel) for rating Auto Insurance and Home Insurance for a major insurance company for every state they do business in. Trained a team of people to do the same, and in total we created over 190 Rating Engines.

Prealgebra

B.S. Education (Secondary Mathematics), Penn State;
Masters in Mathematics, Ohio State University;
15 years teaching experience at Jr Hi and College.
I have previously taught Pre-Algebra classes at the Junior High level for 12 years. One year my 7th grade class took the Orlean-Hanna Algebra prognosis test and 80% of the class passed the placement exam with scores above the 80th percentile.

Precalculus

B.S. Education (Secondary Mathematics), Penn State University
Masters in Mathematics, Ohio State University

Statistics

I have 12 years teaching experience in Jr High School, and I
have taught over 120 credit hours of College Algebra, Pre-Calculus, and Elementary Statistics at Mt. Hood C.C. (OR), Temple College (TX) and South University (TX).

Tennis

I have been rated and participated in USTA tournaments for over 15 years. I am also a certified USTA official. During my best year (1998) I played at the 3.5 level and was ranked 3rd in Texas for Men's Doubles, 5th in Texas for Mixed Doubles, and 13th in Texas for Men's Singles.

Penn State University
Education
Ohio State University
Master's

Education

Penn State University (Education)

Ohio State University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 20 miles of Georgetown, TX 78628.