Location: Amston CT USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

Expertise: Science
Subjects: Anatomy, Biology, Earth Science, Elementary Science, Physiology

Mrs Barbara V. of Amston CT USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Mrs Barbara V.
Gender: Female   Age: 51-65
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

I like to use pictures, visuals, and very concrete examples and analogies whenever possible to assist students in grasping abstract information and relationships between/among concepts. I am an extremely patient person who enjoys students who ask a lot of questions and want to know 'more.'

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: Junior High School, High School, College
Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $25.00 to $50.00
Sliding Scale: This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: 6-10 years
Students Tutored: 10-25 students
Special/Focus Groups: Remedial
Educational Level: Masters
Major: Undergrade- Science, Graduate- Psychotherapy
School: UMASS Amherst; Springfield College
Awards * I am Connecticut certified and Highly Qualified to teach Biology grades 7-12, and General Science grades 7-12. I have also passed the Earth and Space Science Praxis II exam with a very high score.
* I taught at the college level for two years in the Biology Department at Sprinfield College in Massachusetts, while earning my Master of Science and Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study. I taught Anatomy and Physiology labs/lectures.

Teacher Certification: Yes, Certified as a Teacher