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Nirmala S.

Union City, CA

$35/hr

Java, AP Computer Science, Graphic design, and Web development Tutor

Background check passed as of 10/11/14
Usually responds in about 4 hours

Java, AP Computer Science, Graphic design, and Web development Tutor

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I offer introductory Java classes for middle school students, and AP Computer Science, Java, and various other computer technologies for high school students.
I strive to create a learning environment that is comfortable for all students. My sessions are very interactive with hands-on coding and execution. I give at least two programs per unit, and students work on programs about 60% of the time. Those who have never touched a computer should be as at ease in my class as those who have prior exposure. Also having a professional background in Computer Applications Programming aids my teaching abilities by portraying real-life scenarios to help students understand the concepts.

I hold a Master's in Physics and an Associate Degree in Computer Applications. I have several years of professional experience and teach introductory concepts in:
- OO Concepts, the Java programming language, and the J2EE suite of products
- Web Technologies such as HTML, CSS, and Java Script
- SQL and Database Technologies such as Oracle, SQL Server, and DB2
- Adobe Creative Suite products such as Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and Photoshop for both Graphic and Web Design.
- Other programming languages such as R Programming and Python

The key to being successful is to be ahead of the game, as technology touches every division of life. I am looking for highly motivated students eager to share my learning experience and help the student succeed.
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Testimonials

"Excellent tutor "

- Anael, Newark, CA on 10/26/14

"Great Tutor"

- Vyji, Pleasanton, CA on 10/23/14

"Adobe Illustrator Class"

- Queen, San Ramon, CA on 10/11/14
Computer:
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Computer Programming,
Computer Science,
Dreamweaver,
HTML, Java, SQL
Art:
Adobe Photoshop
Corporate Training:
HTML, Java, SQL

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Computer Programming

I have experience teaching AP Computer Science and other computer skills to High School students. I also have Professional and Mentoring experience in computer programming and working in Client-Sever Applications for Java and Web technologies.

Computer Science

I have Professional and Mentoring experience in computer programming and working in Client-Sever Applications for Java and Web technologies. I also have experience teaching AP Computer Science and other computer skills to High School students.

Dreamweaver

I have experience using Dreamweaver for Web development, design, and testing. I am also experienced in use of HTML, CSS, and javascript.

Excellent tutor — Nirmala is an excellent tutor. She's very patient, and the lessons are customized to the student's needs. She brings real life application experience to the lessons. I highly recommended her. ...

— Anael, Newark, CA on 10/26/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Nirmala will travel within 0 miles of Union City, CA 94587.


About Nirmala

I offer introductory Java classes for middle school students, and AP Computer Science, Java, and various other computer technologies for high school students.
I strive to create a learning environment that is comfortable for all students. My sessions are very interactive with hands-on coding and execution. I give at least two programs per unit, and students work on programs about 60% of the time. Those who have never touched a computer should be as at ease in my class as those who have prior exposure. Also having a professional background in Computer Applications Programming aids my teaching abilities by portraying real-life scenarios to help students understand the concepts.

I hold a Master's in Physics and an Associate Degree in Computer Applications. I have several years of professional experience and teach introductory concepts in:
- OO Concepts, the Java programming language, and the J2EE suite of products
- Web Technologies such as HTML, CSS, and Java Script
- SQL and Database Technologies such as Oracle, SQL Server, and DB2
- Adobe Creative Suite products such as Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and Photoshop for both Graphic and Web Design.
- Other programming languages such as R Programming and Python

The key to being successful is to be ahead of the game, as technology touches every division of life. I am looking for highly motivated students eager to share my learning experience and help the student succeed.
Start right now!

Testimonials

"Excellent tutor "

- Anael, Newark, CA on 10/26/14

"Great Tutor"

- Vyji, Pleasanton, CA on 10/23/14

"Adobe Illustrator Class"

- Queen, San Ramon, CA on 10/11/14
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Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 0 miles of Union City, CA 94587

Nirmala’s Subjects

Computer:
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Computer Programming,
Computer Science,
Dreamweaver,
HTML, Java, SQL
Art:
Adobe Photoshop
Corporate Training:
HTML, Java, SQL

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Nirmala S.

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