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My name is Michael. I recently obtained an M.S. in Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry from USC. I have a lot of experience mentoring students through volunteer work, as a camp counselor, and in a laboratory setting. (read more)
...I worked in the field in Tempe, Arizona as well as Mata Ortiz, Mexico, with my former husband, Spencer Heath MacCallum, who discovered some potters there. With his help and my assistance to Spencer, the potters, Juan Quezada and the potters of Mata Ortiz are now internationally famous. I studie... (read more)
...If a student is seeing this material for the first time I try and make sure that they feel comfortable and natural with topics like fractions. In addition to SAT, ACT, GMAT and other test prep tutoring, I also tutor for the CBEST. The CBEST covers algebra, geometry and a lot of standard arithmetic word problems. (read more)
...I have tutored students for the PSAT in Orange County and Los Angeles County. My students who have taken the PSAT have earned National Merit qualifying scores. I am a 6th grade classroom teacher at a top Los Angeles-area independent school. (read more)
...You cannot write a thoughtful, developed, masterpiece...and you aren't supposed to!! You must have a clear and concise position, support it in an organized manner, and not deviate from your position. The most important tool to accomplish this is the outline. Even if you've never used them, this is the one time you HAVE to.
5 paragraphs and 3 pages is what you know. (read more)