Dr Mike C

West Des Moines, IA

Experienced Tutor Of Elementary To Some High School, Special Educ, ESL, And Gifted



I am a retired (but still going strong) 55-year teacher education professor. I am currently teaching English as a Second or Other Language to hospital employees and to children and adults in China (online).

I have written 8 books on teaching and am completing a ninth one. My approach is to make learning fun and easy. I work well with primary, elementary, and middle & HS school students, homeschool families, private school students, and college students.


BS in Education and a BA in Ministry and Theology; MS in Special Education: Reading and an MA in Ministry and Theology; 3 PhD's in Education: Curriculum and Instruction, Cognitive Literacy (psychology of learning), and in Ministry and Theology.

Subjects of Expertise

SAT Reading, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, ACT English, Pre-Algebra, Geometry, Biology, Physics, Physical Science, Writing, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, TEFL, U.S. History, Elementary Math (K-6th), Elementary Science (K-6th), Elementary Reading (K-6th), Elementary Writing (K-6th), Dyslexia, College Counseling, Career Counseling

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