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Lessons offered by Michael
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Mathematics
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Arithmetic
  • Geometry
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Adult Education

A passionate mathematics teacher who wants to help students understand math.

Methodology

I am a skilled technical trainer and a certified secondary mathematics teacher with experience in engineering, teaching and coaching. i am seeking mathematics teaching/tutoring position that will utilize my knowledge and experience in mathematics, mentoring, engineering and classroom. management.

Background

I have been mathematics lesson to various levels of students for more than five years.
I have taught and tutored more than six hundred students.
More than ninety percent of students that I taught SAT mathematics scored high points that earned them admissions to University of Houston-Downtown.

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : $25/h
Lessons offered by Michael
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Mathematics
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Arithmetic
  • Geometry
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Adult Education

Michael's resume

MICHAEL E. OKAFOR US CITIZEN
12010 Kuykendahl Road #142
Houston, TX 77067
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Objective
Skillful technical trainer and a certified secondary mathematics teacher with experience in engineering, teaching and coaching seeking mathematics teaching/tutoring position that will utilize his knowledge and experience in mathematics, engineering and classroom management.

Spring 2013
Mathematics intervention Teacher (Part-time): Sylvan Learning Center
Taught mathematics to students at Lee High School who were not passing HISD monthly benchmark test in mathematics grade 10.
Taught mathematics to students at Booker T. Washington High/Sterling High School Who were failed Compass test and were denied unconditional admission to Houston Community College.
EXPERIENCE
2013 to 2016: Quality Control/Assurance Inspector: Lincoln Manufacturing Company Houston, TX
Trained new and less skilled quality inspectors in mathematical applications in quality control and assurance
Created inspection documents for customer parts as needed
Performed inspection for incoming raw materials
Applied shop mathematics such as algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry in performing inspection activities of parts done on CNC milling machines
Interfaced with production department to ensure quality principles are incorporated in the machine set ups in order to prevent any deviation during machining process
Trained new and less skilled inspectors in the applications in Statistical Process Control (SPC) in quality control








2011-
Math. Instructor/Tutor (Part Time): WyzAnt.com.
Tutored 6-12 grade mathematics, including Pre-Calculus, College Algebra, Algebra l&ll, Geometry, Trigonometry, Probability and Statistics.
Conducted one on one end of the year State Examination and SAT Mathematics Reviews.

Education
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas, El Paso, TX.
Master of Engineering, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA

Continuing Education
University of Houston-Downtown
Completed Teacher Training Program (Secondary Mathematics).
Classroom Observation and Student Teaching (UHD Requirement)
Certified 8-12 Mathematics Teacher


2015 Professional Learning Board Online Courses:
Technology in the 21st century classrooms
I pad in the classrooms
Classroom Management

Student Teacher.

Booker T. Washington High School, HISD
Assisted mentor teacher in the classroom management.
Taught 10th & 11th grade level Algebra II and Geometry to 2nd, 4th, 5th and 6th periods’ classes.
Conducted grade level 10 end of the year mathematics review classes.
Participated in the after school tutoring program.

High School for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice, HISD
Assisted mentor teacher in the classroom management and students’ group work.
Taught Algebra 1 to 9th grade students.
Conducted Algebra 1 end of the year review classes.
Participated in the school’s tutoring program.









Hamilton Middle School, HISD
Assisted mentor teacher in the classroom management and students’ group work.
Taught Pre -Algebra to middle School students.


ASPIRE---After School Program of Mayor of Houston
Volunteer work: (10 – 25 hrs per week) Acres Home Library.
Tutored both at the risk and normal middle and high school students in mathematics and science

Special Knowledge and Skills:
Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills,
Ability to relate mathematics lessons to real world usage.
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior.
STEM instructions and sound applications of mathematics to real world problems.
Instructions channeled towards curriculum that benefits each student needs.
Use of effective Classroom Management Techniques.
Use of chunking and differentiated methods in mathematics direct teaching

Honors: Pi Mu Epsilon; The National Honorary Mathematics Society.












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2016-10-21
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2016-10-24
2022-10-24

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Arizona Department of Public Safety :: 2102 W En
canto BLVD, Phoenix, Arizona 85009-2847 :: (concealed information)
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2016-10-24
2022-10-24

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Arizona Department of Public Safety :: 2102 W En
canto BLVD, Phoenix, Arizona 85009-2847 :: (concealed information)
2014 Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS). All rights reserved.






































Fingerprint Clearance Card Number
Application Number
Date Application Received
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Current Status
Name
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Expiration Date
4A(concealed information)
EF(concealed information)
2016-10-21
Level One Clearance Card
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OKAFOR, MICHAEL, E
2016-10-24
2022-10-24

Current Status is subject to change at any time.

An ** by card type indicates there is additional information noted on the card.
Please refer to the Cardholder's Clearance Card for the additional information.
 

Arizona Department of Public Safety :: 2102 W En
canto BLVD, Phoenix, Arizona 85009-2847 :: (concealed information)
2014 Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS). All rights reserved.

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