Michael is a kind and dedicated all-around academic coach from the USA. He studied English Language and Literature at the University of Maryland, but later branched outwards to also teach math, science, ToK, and art to students in public and private schools on three continents. Michael is passionate about pedagogy and has studied various approaches to teaching, both mainstream and alternative.
He is sensitive to different learning styles and likes to tailor his lessons accordingly. He is a firm believer that every challenge is an opportunity for growth and integration. His goal, regardless of the subject, is to help students find intrinsic value in what they are learning and to develop their own motivation and confidence to succeed.
Specializes in: Generalist, Math, IB Extended Essay, TOK, English & Humanities
Speaks: English, German, Spanish