Michael P.

Michael P.

About Michael P.


Algebra, Algebra 2


Bachelors in Philosophy from University of California-Santa Barbara

Masters in Education, General from University of California-Santa Barbara

Career Experience

33 years teaching junior and senior high school math and computer programming, and 28 years teaching community college math and philosophy (including modern logic). 12 years as high school math department chairman.

I Love Tutoring Because

The moment when a student has that flash of understanding gives me goose bumps, because sometimes a completely new way of seeing things surfaces in the middle of teaching, and because sometimes I learn something new and interesting from my students.

Other Interests

Amateur astronomy, Gardening, Woodworking

Reviews (2,501)


Math - Algebra

Mar 12, 2018

Leilan Alay

Math - Algebra II

Feb 20, 2018
i am kind of disappointed i waisted one of my sessions because i clicked the wrong one and this one i didn't get it


Math - Algebra

Feb 12, 2018
Michael is great


Math - Algebra II

Jan 28, 2018
This tutor was very nice and great with math! Helped me finish my homework!