Math and Physics Tutoring

Note: Mike is not currently accepting new students.

Why Private Tutoring?

Not all students learn at the same pace. You are not likely to get personal attention from your instructor in a class of 20-30 students. With one-on-one and small group instruction, we can quickly recognize your strengths and weaknesses and adjust the lessons accordingly.

The key to student-centered tutoring is communication. You may be unwilling to freely state your thoughts when learning in a classroom, due to fear of looking foolish to your instructor and classmates. As your tutor, there is no penalty from me when you are incorrect. When you err, I correct your reasoning, and you learn from it, so that you do not make the same error when it counts.

About the Tutor

Mike Daub is currently a community college physics instructor. He earned a master’s degree in physics from UC Berkeley and two bachelor’s degrees in mathematics and physics from Penn State.

He previously taught as a university physics instructor/lecturer, a community college physics & mathematics professor, and a high school math and physics teacher, and he previously tutored students in physics, calculus, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and standardized test preparation.


Mathematics: Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations

Physics: Mechanics, Electromagnetism, Thermodynamics, Optics, Waves, Physical Science

Standardized Test Preparation: SAT Mathematics, GRE Quantitative, Praxis I Mathematics, Praxis II Mathematics, Praxis II Physics, AP Calculus, AP Physics, ASVAB

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