Hello! My name is Michael, I have recently moved to Cambridge and I am looking forwards to helping students understand math! I have a degree in Mathematics from Keene State College in NH with a focus on secondary (high school) education. (read more)
...I also know how calculus is used in practice to create new hypotheses in science and new design considerations in engineering. Using calculus as a graduate student at MIT, I created a theoretical description of a complex biological process and published that description in a technical journal. ... (read more)
...In addition, I have been tutoring students of all levels for more than 10 years - from 8th grade math to AP Calculus AB! I also help students prepare for the SAT and/or the ACT. In the past four years, I have tutored over 100 students from Bedford, Lexington, Burlington, Concord, Woburn, and Wellesley. (read more)
...I know what college professors expect incoming first-year students to have learned in high school. My academic background: I have a BA in Mathematics from Wesleyan University, and a Master's (ALM) in Natural Sciences from Harvard Extension School. I was a PhD candidate in Biology at Indiana Universtity before deciding that teaching, not research, is my true calling. (read more)
...I've included more details about my qualifications below, so that you can make an educated decision when choosing a tutor. Please don't hesitate to ask me any questions you might have about my experience.
* B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from MIT
* 9 years tutoring experience (private students,... (read more)