Over 200 tutoring hours

Barbara P.

Purcellville, VA

$60/hr

Professor of Math-tutoring all levels of Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Cal

In-person lessons
Replies in 2 days
Background check passed as of 12/22/14
4.9 Avg. Rating
 
 
117 Ratings
 
 
2 days Response Time
Great math tutor
— JC, Leesburg, VA on 2/22/13

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University of Maryland, College Park
Math and Sec. Ed

Education

University of Maryland, College Park (Math and Sec. Ed)

About Barbara

Hi. My name is Barbara. Teaching is my passion. I grew up the youngest of 10 children, and couldn't wait to go to school. I had a chalkboard in my house and I used to pretend to play school. It's no wonder that I am a teacher and tutor! I have worked as a tutor for years and I was even a tutor for the athletes at the University of Maryland. Currently I am a professor at Northern Virginia Community College and I have also taught middle school and high school. My students would say that I am patient, that I can break things down so that they are easily understandable, and I make learning fun. I hope to hear from you about the possibility of helping you realize that MATH CAN BE FUN! Hi. My name is Barbara. Teaching is my passion. I grew up the youngest of 10 children, and couldn't wait to go to school. I had a chalkboard in my house and I used to pretend to play school. It's no wonder that I am a teacher and tutor! I have worked as a tutor for years and I was even a tutor for the athletes at the University of Maryland.… Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Purcellville, VA 20132
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Great math tutor"

- JC, Leesburg, VA on 2/22/13
Math:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Geometry,
Prealgebra, Precalculus
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th)
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Elementary (K-6th), Geometry,
Prealgebra, Precalculus

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Algebra 1

Adjunct Professor of Math at NOVA (on campus and online)
Taught for Montgomery County Public Schools, MD

Geometry

I have taught Geometry at Montgomery county public schools for four years.

University of Maryland, College Park
Math and Sec. Ed

Education

University of Maryland, College Park (Math and Sec. Ed)

Great math tutor — Great math tutor. Worked with my sons on Algebra. Barbara was easy to reach and my boys enjoyed working with her. ...

— JC, Leesburg, VA on 2/22/13

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Barbara will travel within 40 miles of Purcellville, VA 20132.

Background Check Status for Barbara P.

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