Do you have a child in high school learning to code?
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Does your teacher rely on a website like CodeHS instead of engaging with the class? Is your student not getting personal attention? Help them get confident and score well with my tutoring.

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Get expert tutoring for your computer science classes. In particular I specialize in Haskell courses. Get an edge in your coming career.

Hi, I'm Mike, your coding tutor.

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Have you ever had a teacher who didn’t seem to like teaching? That’s not me. I love helping my students do well.

After getting my degree from Caltech, I worked as a programmer at NASA. Eventually I started teaching the rocket scientists to code. I loved it! I left NASA to become a full-time tutor working with students.

I give lessons both online and in person in the Pasadena, Calfornia area.

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Mike's 6 teaching strategies

Building a strong foundation

Helping you connect the dots before we progress to the next level.

Encouraging small steps

Showing that a large goal can be reached by many small steps.

Keeping it simple

Avoiding unnecessary complexity.

Using your imagination

Using your imagination to make ideas concrete and easier to remember.

Asking for precision

Thinking clearly and precisely about the solution.

Developing independence

Asking you to solve problems through your own insights, whenever possible.

Recent blog posts


Code with greater ease

You can work through typical stumbling blocks with a greater sense of ease by using outside-the-box methods and “working smarter.” You can give yourself permission

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