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Bob P.

Helping students with math issues

Helping students with math issues

$55/hour

  • 1,614 hours tutoring

  • Trumbull, CT 06611

About Bob


Bio

Is your child having difficulty with Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry or Pre-Calculus? Do you dread the day your child will ask for your help with their math homework? Does your child need to increase their SAT math score and feel more confident when taking the next SAT? Are you worried that your child won't get into college and they will never leave home? Then contact me.

I tutor Elementary math, Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Precalculus, SAT Math and ACT Math. I am very patient with...

Is your child having difficulty with Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry or Pre-Calculus? Do you dread the day your child will ask for your help with their math homework? Does your child need to increase their SAT math score and feel more confident when taking the next SAT? Are you worried that your child won't get into college and they will never leave home? Then contact me.

I tutor Elementary math, Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Precalculus, SAT Math and ACT Math. I am very patient with students and I have the ability to make complex subjects easy to understand.

In-person tutoring Locations (within 5 miles of Trumbull):
I tutor students at the Library, at a Panera Bread, or at your home (as long as a parent or guardian is present).

Online tutoring available. Expert tutoring in the comfort of your own home.

I began tutoring in 2011. I have a bachelor's in Chemistry from Harvey Mudd College, a Masters and PhD in Polymer Science from UCONN. But enough about me. Ask about a 10% discount for being the one person out of 100 who actually read this profile all the way to the end.

Tutoring Hours:
Seven days a week from 9:00 am - 9:00 pm.


Education

Harvey Mudd College
Chemistry
University of Connecticut, Storrs
Masters
University of Connecticut, Storrs
PhD

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $55
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 5 miles of Trumbull, CT 06611
  • Lesson cancellation: 4 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 7/12/2014

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Elementary Education

Elementary Math

Homeschool

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

My goal for every student, in every lesson, is to help you understand a specific Algebra 1 subject so well, that if your teacher were absent tomorrow, that you could stand up in front of the class, and explain the topic so well that all of your classmates would understand completely. If I fail to do that by the end of the first session, you don't have to pay.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have helped dozens of students in Geometry.
Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math

Math

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

My goal for every student, in every lesson, is to help you understand a specific Algebra 1 subject so well, that if your teacher were absent tomorrow, that you could stand up in front of the class, and explain the topic so well that all of your classmates would understand completely. If I fail to do that by the end of the first session, you don't have to pay.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have helped dozens of students in Geometry.
ACT Math, Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry

Most Popular

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

My goal for every student, in every lesson, is to help you understand a specific Algebra 1 subject so well, that if your teacher were absent tomorrow, that you could stand up in front of the class, and explain the topic so well that all of your classmates would understand completely. If I fail to do that by the end of the first session, you don't have to pay.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have helped dozens of students in Geometry.
Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Precalculus

Summer

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

My goal for every student, in every lesson, is to help you understand a specific Algebra 1 subject so well, that if your teacher were absent tomorrow, that you could stand up in front of the class, and explain the topic so well that all of your classmates would understand completely. If I fail to do that by the end of the first session, you don't have to pay.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have helped dozens of students in Geometry.
Algebra 2, SAT Math

Test Preparation

ACT Math, SAT Math

Resources

Bob has shared 26 answers on Wyzant Resources.

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Ratings and Reviews


Rating

5.0 (705 ratings)
5 star
(684)
4 star
(20)
3 star
(1)
2 star
(0)
1 star
(0)

Reviews


great tutor!

Bob helped my step-daughter with her Algebra exam. He's very professional, patient and knows how to explain the subject really well. He's able to identify and focus on deficiencies.

Sergio, 5 lessons with Bob

Great Algebra 2 tutor

Bob helped my son with his final exam in algebra 2 and my son finished the class with an A!! He was patient and the class is helping him get into college. Will definitely use him again for college and increasing his SAT score.

Leslie, 1 lesson with Bob

Great Experience

My son does well in Math when he doesn’t rush or get anxious. He was frustrated when I taught him. Bob has a great calming and encouraging approach. I even like when he joked about what the characters in the word problems might be “up to”. Bob sends screen prints, is punctual and knowledgeable. Highly recommend.

Jennifer, 6 lessons with Bob

Algebra 1

Bob is excellent with bi, tri and polynomials! Great help for my 8th grade twins on simplifying how to divide polynomials with negative exponents! We love having Bob available to simplify otherwise complex algebra!

Lorna, 3 lessons with Bob

Patient and Definitely A Child Friendly Math Wiz

Bob was helpful at explaining Algebra 1 for my daughter and explained the formulas in a way she could understand and remember. She said her school math teacher could learn a thing or too from him.....

Trina, 2 lessons with Bob

Knowledgeable. Intuitive to the learning capacity of student and very patient.

He makes it very easy to understand. He makes sure that i inderstand the subject before moving on to another topic. Recommend Bob 100 percent. Will definitely keep Bob.

Justine, 22 lessons with Bob

Very Knowledgeable Tutor

My 2 children, especially my 8 year old son was so impressed by Bob. He worked with them on factors of numbers and multiplying fractions. Very personable and patient with the children. Thanks Bob!!!

barbara, 1 lesson with Bob

Great Math Tutor.

Bob worked with my son this year on Algebra 2 and it was very successful. He was able to explain things in a way that my son understood and was able to utilize on his tests. I highly recommend Bob, he is knowledgeable, patient and easy to work with.

William, 11 lessons with Bob

Knowledgeable and prepared

He was prepared and could explain the lesson well enough for my son to easily understand. Hevfelt more confident following the session. We will schedule another lesson with Bob.

Gina, 11 lessons with Bob
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$55/hour

Bob P.

$55/hour

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Response time: 28 minutes