Hilary C.

Northborough, MA

$70/hour

Algebra I tutor

In-person lessons
Organized and Efficient
— Maryann, Southborough, MA on 4/8/14

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Bridgewater State College
Education
Lesley College Grad. School
Master's
University of Maryland at College Park
Graduate Coursework

Education

Bridgewater State College (Education)

Lesley College Grad. School (Master's)

University of Maryland at College Park (Graduate Coursework)

About Hilary

I have been a middle school math teacher for 25 years in both public and private school settings and I have been a math tutor- resource person in both a middle and high school setting. I have taught math in all grade levels from 6th grade math through Honors Algebra I. I hold Massachusetts teacher certification for Middle School Math. I did graduate work in Math Education at the University of Maryland before moving and I later received a masters degree in Curriculum and Instruction with Technology from Lesley College.

My classroom experience transitions from traditional Algebra I using the Dolciani Algebra text to the more investigative Key Press Algebra I, and investigative approach. Similarly I have taught 6th grade math with traditional curricula such as Addison Wesley as well as the more hands on investigative Everyday Math and CMP.

I continually seek professional development opportunities and I have attended numerous math conferences including training in the Connected Math Program (CMP) At Michigan State where it was developed, as well as The Key Press program on Investigative Algebra I in California. I have attended the Anja Greer Conference at Philips Exeter Academy on Math Science and Technology.

When I tutor I work hard to make the math lessons more meaningful to the experiences of the student and when possible I use manipulative to explain new concepts. I am patient and understanding of my students and I expect them to work hard throughout the work session. I find it helpful to be able to communicate with the classroom teacher but do not require to do so.
I have been a middle school math teacher for 25 years in both public and private school settings and I have been a math tutor- resource person in both a middle and high school setting. I have taught math in all grade levels from 6th Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required

Will do $60 for 2 times a week or more

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Northborough, MA 01532
In-person lessons

"Organized and Efficient"

- Maryann, Southborough, MA on 4/8/14
Math:
Algebra 1, Prealgebra

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Bridgewater State College
Education
Lesley College Grad. School
Master's
University of Maryland at College Park
Graduate Coursework

Education

Bridgewater State College (Education)

Lesley College Grad. School (Master's)

University of Maryland at College Park (Graduate Coursework)

Organized and Efficient — Hilary did an excellent job with my math-phobic daughter. She found appropriate resources and was able to explain and review concepts in a way that my daughter could understand. Hilary's patience put my daughter at ease and allowed her to relax and more fully comprehend the concepts. I highly recommend this tutor. ...

— Maryann, Southborough, MA on 4/8/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $70.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Will do $60 for 2 times a week or more

Travel policy

Hilary will travel within 10 miles of Northborough, MA 01532.