$35/hour

4.8
average from
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“**GPA improvement**”

I have always had a passion for math and English. I thoroughly enjoy working with students to help them better understand both of these wonderful languages. I graduated magna cum laude from Christopher Newport University with a B.A. degree in Mathematics and the highest GPA in the Math Department. I have over 20 years experience as a private

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My daughters grade point average has increased from 84 to 93 after working with Michael for only a few weeks.

He is patient, responsive and diligent.

Highly recommended!

Thank you, Stacy. Your daughter is a very bright, well-mannered student, and it has been a pleasure working with her.

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I have over twenty years of experience as a private math tutor. This has allowed me the opportunity to assist students in the various math topics covered on the ACT. This includes pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. I have considerable knowledge in each of these subject areas.

I have over twenty years of experience tutoring students in Algebra I. I am knowledgeable in topics such as exponents, polynomials, factoring, slope, and solving linear equations. I provide step-by-step instructions, not just the answer, in order to help you master the material.

I have considerable experience tutoring students in Algebra II. I am skilled in topics such as completing the square, the Quadratic Formula, and solving quadratic equations. I will guide you through each problem on a step-by-step basis rather than simply provide you with the answer.

I am willing to assist individuals studying for the ASVAB. I am proficient in the following areas: arithmetic reasoning, word knowledge, paragraph comprehension, mathematics knowledge, and verbal expression. I am also knowledgeable about topics in general science.

I have been tutoring elementary school students for over twenty years. I specialize in elementary math, including topics such as long division and operations with fractions and mixed numbers. Additionally, I have volunteer experience reading to elementary school students to enrich their language skills. I am proficient in spelling and am a two-time school spelling bee champion and second-place finisher in the citywide competition. I provide worksheets, drill exercises, and more to enhance students' comprehension of the material presented in class.

I have many years of experience tutoring students in elementary math. I will exhibit patience and empathy with students who are beginning to learn the fundamentals of mathematics. Together, we can help you master the basic operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, as well as any other topics covered in your class.

With over 20 years of experience as a private math tutor, I am well-equipped to provide assistance to students in geometry. I have considerable knowledge of the properties of angles, triangles, and other polygons. In addition, I am experienced with the formulas for the perimeter and area of various 2-D and 3-D objects.

I took several advanced grammar classes in both English and Spanish while enrolled as an undergraduate at Christopher Newport University. I earned A's in each of these courses. In addition, I have won multiple awards and distinctions for my writing abilities. I placed second in the Fleet Reserve Essay Contest. In addition, my Philosophy 101 professor at CNU purchased the copyright to one of my works to be published in the course's Critical Thinking text.

I have considerable experience tutoring students in Pre-algebra. I am very adept working with topics such as integers, fractions, decimals, and word problems. My explanations will be clear, concise, and easy to follow.

I have extensive experience working with Pre-calculus students. I am well-versed in topics such as complex numbers, polynomial functions, and trigonometric functions. I can provide you with a listing of common formulas you will encounter in Pre-calculus.

I have a very good command of the English language. I have won several awards for prose and poetry. I am quite proficient in grammar, spelling, punctuation, and vocabulary. I am two-time former school spelling bee champion, and I placed second in the city-wide competition to determine who would advance to the National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C.

I am a two-time school spelling champion. I placed second in the citywide American Legion competition. I am very knowledgeable about the nuances of English spelling rules and can recognize misspelled words immediately upon sight.

I have over twenty years of experience as a private math tutor. I am very knowledgeable in the area of trigonometric identities and formulas. I am also quite competent in word problems involving right triangles and various other topics in trigonometry.

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