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Barbara Z.

Howell, NJ

$60/hr

Physics, Biology and Math

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Physics, Biology and Math

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Hello and thank you for viewing my tutoring profile! My name is Barbara and I'm a licensed high school physics teacher with 17 years of experience tutoring students, especially those who need an alternative way to learn the material. I take what the student already knows and build on it – I find that this makes them feel comfortable and confident that they can learn the material. In the beginning, I take time to find the student’s optimal method of learning, whether it’s by the traditional route of reading the material or if he or she can learn better through auditory, visual, logical, tangible or even mathematical methods. The student will understand the material on a highly intellectual level and feel great about his or herself.

*Please note that my fee is for high school college prep level classes. All AP classes are billed at $75.00/hr, as are first year college classes. Higher-level Calculus, Physics, and Organic Chemistry classes are billed at $100.00/hr.

Testimonials

"Excellent Tutor - Was On Time & Possesses Broad Knowledge Base"

- Aviva, Freehold, NJ on 10/10/11

"Absolutely Awesome Tutor"

- Joyanne, Matawan, NJ on 7/1/11
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Physical Science, Physics, Physiology, Psychology
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, MCAT, Praxis, SAT Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Georgian Court University
State University of New York
Graduate Coursework

Education

Georgian Court University

State University of New York (Graduate Coursework)

Excellent Tutor - Was On Time & Possesses Broad Knowledge Base — Barbara was right on time & very helpful to my daughter. She clearly has a broad base of knowledge which she tapped into during the tutoring session. Barbara reviewed what my daughter was currently covering in class & gave her assistance not only with the material being covered, but also with study tips. We will certainly use Barbara throughout the year. ...

— Aviva, Freehold, NJ on 10/10/11

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Barbara will travel within 10 miles of Howell, NJ 07731.


About Barbara

Hello and thank you for viewing my tutoring profile! My name is Barbara and I'm a licensed high school physics teacher with 17 years of experience tutoring students, especially those who need an alternative way to learn the material. I take what the student already knows and build on it – I find that this makes them feel comfortable and confident that they can learn the material. In the beginning, I take time to find the student’s optimal method of learning, whether it’s by the traditional route of reading the material or if he or she can learn better through auditory, visual, logical, tangible or even mathematical methods. The student will understand the material on a highly intellectual level and feel great about his or herself.

*Please note that my fee is for high school college prep level classes. All AP classes are billed at $75.00/hr, as are first year college classes. Higher-level Calculus, Physics, and Organic Chemistry classes are billed at $100.00/hr.

Testimonials

"Excellent Tutor - Was On Time & Possesses Broad Knowledge Base"

- Aviva, Freehold, NJ on 10/10/11

"Absolutely Awesome Tutor"

- Joyanne, Matawan, NJ on 7/1/11

Education

Georgian Court University
State University of New York
Graduate Coursework

Education

Georgian Court University

State University of New York (Graduate Coursework)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Howell, NJ 07731

Barbara’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Physical Science, Physics, Physiology, Psychology
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, MCAT, Praxis, SAT Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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