Primary Junior Math and English teacher and Intermediate Senior Math and Science Teacher
Michael received both his Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Education
from the University of Western Ontario. His studies focused on microbiology/immunology
and he spent a year researching the effects of Anthrax toxin on specific
cell structures. In addition to his strong scientific background, Michael
has always excelled at math and has completed additional qualification
courses in both Intermediate Mathematics and Junior Education. He is currently
employed as a supply teacher in Toronto and is working towards teaching
his own math or science class.
Michael is experienced in working with a wide range of age groups, and has spent the last ten years operating a private tutoring business of his own before deciding to join Prep Academy Tutors. He has worked with students from Grade 1 through 12 in a variety of subjects as both a private tutor and an instructor at Sylvan Learning Centres.
Additionally, Michael serves as an academic coach for students in the intermediate
grades. In this capacity, Michael works with students on organizational
skills such as proper binder organization, calendaring and time management
as well as proper note taking skills.
Michael is passionate about teaching and loves nothing more than helping a student become more confident in their own abilities. He firmly believes that every student has the potential to do great things when they apply themselves.