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Getting to Know Mrs. LaBarbera

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Mrs. LaBarbera

Mrs. LaBarbera

Mrs. LaBarbera

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Mrs. Jessica LaBarbera is the new mathematics long term substitute for Mrs. Erica Martin.

Eagle Eye: Where did you go to high school?

Jessica LaBarbera: Pleasant Valley High School in Brodheadsville, PA 

EE: Where did you go to college?

JL: Wilkes University.

EE: Why do you like math?

JL: “There are multiple ways to work through problems. I like to treat math as “puzzles” to solve. I’m also certified to teach K-6 any subject, and 7-12 math.”

EE: Did you play any sports in high school?

JL: “I played soccer for a community team. I was also on the volleyball team just for fun.”

EE: What is your favorite movie?

JL: “I don’t really have a favorite movie. I watch shows more. My favorite shows are Parks and Rec and Burn Notice.”

EE: What is your favorite food?

JL: “Buffalo chicken pizza or mozzarella sticks. Yum! Really, anything with cheese.”

EE: What do you like to do on your free time?

JL: “I go kayaking, hiking, camping, cross country skiing. My husband and I have two dogs that we take everywhere!”

Mrs. LaBarberas’ advice for her students this year is “Be positive and smile. It goes a long way!”

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2 Responses to “Getting to Know Mrs. LaBarbera”

  1. Tamara Sprankle on October 11th, 2017 1:34 pm

    Mrs. LaBarbera is a really great teacher, she is always so positive and she helps out a lot if you need it. She’s one of the best teacher’s in the school, I don’t have many favorite teacher’s but she’s one of mine.

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  2. Brendan Manis on October 12th, 2017 9:09 am

    She is a great teacher but once you get know her she is like a positive role model.Math she is really good at and she says NEVER GIVE UP because you shouldn’t.

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