Michael Hennigan

Michael H.

Las Vegas, NV
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Lesson Details

Trigonometry

Levels Taught:
Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
I have a BS in Physics with an emphasis in Mathematics and a Minor in Space Science. I've been teaching 2 years and my students have gone on to pass their desired classes. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to complete homework and as time goes on you'll be able to improve test scores. I specialize in helping students to understand how to complete their assigned home work by helping to review class notes and text book and assisting to work through similar problems.
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About

Michael delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
February 2008

I am a Licensed Teacher and I love Math and Science and enjoy being a Tutor. I have special interest and passion for teaching and I have over two years of combined teaching experience in K-12 and university level classes.

I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics with an emphasis in Mathematics and a Minor in Space Science and extensive experience in the field of physics through the McNair Scholars Program, NASA Reduced Gravity Student Flight Opportunities RGSFO Program and the Stairstep Program. Additionally I worked as a student assistant and taught space science labs and have experience as a K-12 substitute teacher and currently have a long term substitute teaching position with Clark County School District where I perform the duties of a licensed teacher.

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Experience

Teacher K-12
Nov 2014 - Present
Clark County School District

I provide an effective learning environment by: Motivating students with enthusiastic and imaginative presentations. Prepare and present lessons that cater for the needs of the whole ability range within the class. Facilitate learning by establishing a relationship with pupils and maintaining discipline. Develop and foster the appropriate skills and social abilities to enable the optimum development of children, according to age, ability and aptitude. Assess and record progress and prepare pupils for examinations. Meet the requirements for the assessment and recording of pupil’s development.

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Student Assistant
Feb 2008 - Sep 2009
Lamar University

I taught University level Space Science Labs. This included providing a university level lecture on Space Science and conducting the Space Science lab experiments and demonstrations for the students. Additionally, I helped to design lessons and graded students lab assignments. I also tutored students in Space Science, Mathematics and Physics.

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Education

Bachelor of Science degree in Physics with an emphasis in Mathematics and a Minor in Space Science
Jun 2004 - May 2011
Lamar University

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Teaching Licence
Nov 2015
State of Nevada

Licence to teach in the state of Nevada.

Awards

Finalist Award
Oct 2008
David J. Beck Fellowship
McNair Scholar of the year
Apr 2006
McNair Scholars Program

Affiliations

Phi Kappa Phi
May 2009

Phi Kappa Phi's mission is "To recognize and promote academic excellence in all fields of higher education and to engage the community of scholars in service to others."

3 Reviews

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Tasha Nov 27, 2015
Common Core Math · In studio

Amazing tutor. My son has ADHD and has difficulty focusing. Mr. H (as my son calls him) is calm, patient & understanding with him. My son's grades are already improving!

Sarah T. Nov 19, 2015
Physics · Online

Michael is a first tutor. He makes sure that he is explaining the concepts enough for you tonjnderstand. He is also making share that the lessons are catered towards me and what I need to learn in order to do well in my course. I will continue with him until my final.

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Vonzell H. Nov 5, 2015
Algebra 2 · In studio

After only two (2) tutoring sessions with Michael my daughter has shown significant progress in her Algebra 2 class. She, and I are extremely happy we chose him! They shall continue to work together to increase her grade.

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