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Michelle F.

Salt Lake City, UT

$35/hour

Physics/Math/Test Prep tutor, enthusiastic about learning!

In-person lessons
5.0 average from 5 ratings
Patient and a great teacher
— Jim, Layton, UT on 5/4/16

$35/Hour


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Occidental College
Physics
University of Utah
Master's

Education

Occidental College (Physics)

University of Utah (Master's)

About Michelle

It's easy to get lost in what is being taught during class time. Sometimes people need individual attention to fully understand concepts, especially when it comes to math and science. I have extensive experience tutoring in one-on-one and group settings. Education is one of my greatest passions and I believe anyone and everyone can succeed and achieve great things with the right motivation and study skills, which often have to be learned and take time to develop. I believe I can help students develop these skills, understand difficult math and science concepts, and encourage enthusiasm in these subjects.

I am a recent graduate of the University of Utah where I earned a Master's degree in Bioengineering. I received my undergraduate degree in Physics with a minor in Mathematics. I spent 7 years learning extensive mathematics and physics concepts, with 3 of those years also studying biological and biophysical concepts. I earned a national merit scholarship due to outstanding PSAT scores and can help with ACT, SAT, and PSAT test preparation. I have worked with students of all ages, from children in elementary school to senior undergraduate engineering students. Additionally, I spent a semester as a teaching assistant in an upper level undergraduate bioengineering course, which helped me further develop teaching strategies to best assist students.
It's easy to get lost in what is being taught during class time. Sometimes people need individual attention to fully understand concepts, especially when it comes to math and science. I have extensive experience tutoring in one-on-one and group settings. Education is one of my greatest passions and I believe anyone and everyone can succeed and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Salt Lake City, UT 84103
In-person lessons

"Patient and a great teacher"

- Jim, Layton, UT on 5/4/16
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Biostatistics, Physical Science, Physics
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, PSAT, SAT Math
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

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Approved subjects

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Occidental College
Physics
University of Utah
Master's

Education

Occidental College (Physics)

University of Utah (Master's)

Patient and a great teacher

Michelle was great at giving just enough knowledge to be helpful while still helping our son think through and understand concepts. She was very patient and helped him grasped hard concepts that he had been struggling with. I highly recommend her.

— Jim, Layton, UT on 5/4/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Michelle will travel within 5 miles of Salt Lake City, UT 84103.