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NYIT Old Westbury (Adoles.Ed-Math)
State University of NY Stony Brook (Master's)
I am a high school math teacher. I chose teaching math as a second career, because I love math and believe in children. I am a teacher, tutor, and mom. I am a full-time high school math teacher of algebra, geometry, and advanced algebra/trigonometry. I also privately tutor high school math and ACT/SAT prep. Also, I have taught a prep class for the coop exam. I have experience teaching students with learning disabilities. I am a high school math teacher. I chose teaching math as a second career, because I love math and believe in children. I am a teacher, tutor, and mom. I am a full-time high school math teacher of algebra, … Read more
She taught me geometry. She is patient and very caring she has become a great friend. We have been working together for a few years. She has helped me with all my high school math.
Barbara's experience working with students with special needs makes her an excellent tutor because she knows how to explain concepts multiple ways.
Barbara tutors my daughter for algebra and my daughter's grades have increased greatly. My daughter says that Barbara teaches her the math in terms she can understand. Barbara is very knowledgeable, patient and really down to earth. She really cares about her students and how they do on their tests. She is also very accommodating to people's schedules which is important for kids involved in extracurricular activities. Her experience in teaching, knowledge of the subject matter plus the rapport she has with my daughter surpass any other tutor that we have tried and the proof is in the grades that my daughter has been getting. Do not hesitate to try a lesson with Barbara.
Update on Dec 21, 2012- My daughter had her test today after meeting with Barbara last evening and scored a 99!! This helped her confidence level greatly!!
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