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Barbara G.

Mesa, AZ

$60/hour

Have knowledge, will tutor! Elementary special needs!

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$60/Hour


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BA, University of Northern Iowa
Elementary education
University of Northern Iowa
Master's
Northern Arizona University
Master's

Education

BA, University of Northern Iowa (Elementary education)

University of Northern Iowa (Master's)

Northern Arizona University (Master's)

About Barbara

Tutoring with a science twist! I have been teaching elementary special needs students for 20 years both in Iowa and Arizona. I love teaching all elementary subjects and excel at making it fun and interesting. In the past five years my teaching and personal interests have become more space education related. I've been to Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama three times. Twice as an educator and once with a group of students from Miami, Florida as a chaperone. I take all this science stuff and use it as a reinforcement for students. At the end of the tutoring, I will engage the student in a scientific activity - hands-on activities, sharing an absolutely, positively awesome scientific artifact (I have so many things to share with students - meteorites, fossils, etc.). Not only will the tutoring subject be learned but the students will learn something science related. A win - win!

I consider my teaching skills to be at a high standard with the student being the most important aspect of the tutoring and the success in the academic area(s).
Tutoring will be a joy, not a chore. Hope to see you soon!
Tutoring with a science twist! I have been teaching elementary special needs students for 20 years both in Iowa and Arizona. I love teaching all elementary subjects and excel at making it fun and interesting. In the past five years my teaching and personal interests have become more space education related. I've been to Space Camp in Huntsville, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Mesa, AZ 85207
In-person lessons
Math:
Common Core, Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math
Science:
Elementary Science
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
Common Core
Language:
Reading
Special Needs:
ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Common Core, Dyslexia, Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Phonics, Reading, Special Needs, Study Skills
Elementary Education:
ADHD, Common Core, Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Handwriting, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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BA, University of Northern Iowa
Elementary education
University of Northern Iowa
Master's
Northern Arizona University
Master's

Education

BA, University of Northern Iowa (Elementary education)

University of Northern Iowa (Master's)

Northern Arizona University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Barbara will travel within 20 miles of Mesa, AZ 85207.