Over 10 tutoring hours

BARBARA M.

Henderson, NV

$30/hr

Retired Engineer, now tutoring math students

In-person lessons
Replies in 9 hours
5.0 Avg. Rating
 
 
11 Ratings
 
 
9hrs Response Time
Patient and knowing of the students needs
— Laura, Henderson, NV on 6/17/15

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Weber State University
Economics
UNLV
Graduate Coursework

Education

Weber State University (Economics)

UNLV (Graduate Coursework)

About BARBARA

Knowledgeable, patient math tutor can help you learn successful approaches to solving problems and build your confidence to take tests and classes. I have years of experience working with scientists and engineers in the energy industry, and know how to explain complex technical topics in understandable language.

I have taught college students in statistics, business applications of calculus, and resource economics courses. I have worked as a long term substitute teacher, and regular math teacher in Clark County School District middle and high schools.

At the present time, I have wide availability.
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Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Henderson, NV 89015
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Patient and knowing of the students needs"

- Laura, Henderson, NV on 6/17/15
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra,
Precalculus, Probability, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Proofreading, Reading
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Reading, Study Skills
Business:
Economics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Economics, Geometry, Prealgebra,
Precalculus, Reading, Statistics, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ASVAB, GED
Corporate Training:
Economics, Proofreading, Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Prealgebra

Knowledgeable in both pre-Alegbra and Algebra.

Study Skills

I have honed my study skills as an "A" student through high school, college, and graduate schools. As a former teacher, I know how poor student's study skills are, and how they can improve.

Weber State University
Economics
UNLV
Graduate Coursework

Education

Weber State University (Economics)

UNLV (Graduate Coursework)

Patient and knowing of the students needs — Barbara taught my son math. Barbara will set a schedule for my son to learn math, it will be an ongoing process. ...

— Laura, Henderson, NV on 6/17/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

BARBARA will travel within 20 miles of Henderson, NV 89015.

Background Check Status for BARBARA M.

BARBARA M. passed a background check on 3/3/15. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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