About Me

My Background


I have a B.S. degree in Mathematical Sciences, 1984, from Stanford University.  I have an M.S. degree in Mathematics, 1991, from San Jose State University.  I have a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics, 1994, from UC Santa Barbara.  I have a Single Subject Teaching Credential in Mathematics from the State of California.  I taught mathematics and computer science at Mission San Jose High School in Fremont, California, for fifteen years (2002-2017).

My Expertise


I specialize in mathematics, including Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II/Trigonometry, Precalculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, Multivariable Calculus, Linear Algebra, and Discrete Mathematics.  I am also available to tutor students in SAT I Math, ACT Math, and SAT II Math.  I am familiar with higher level mathematics including abstract algebra, complex analysis, real analysis, differential geometry, differential topology, and point set topology.  I am also able to teach introductory computer science languages, including the languages of C/C++, Java, and Python. Within the area of computer science, I specialize in two-dimensional and three-dimensional computer graphics.

Personalized Lessons


I can tutor at your home, or I can tutor at HanaHaus in downtown Palo Alto.  I provide one-on-one private tutoring in mathematics/computer science.  HanaHaus is located at 456 University Avenue in Palo Alto, California.  I am available Monday through Thursday 11:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. by appointment only.  Please call me before you book a session.  :)

Contact Me

Matt Lazar: Mathematics/Computer Science Tutor

(650) 208-5303

Open today

11:00 am – 10:00 pm

Available Monday through Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.

e-mail:  Matt@ExpertMathematicsTutoring.com

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