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James V.

Pueblo, CO

$60/hr

Computer, Math, Graphics Instructor

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Background check passed as of 4/25/13

Computer, Math, Graphics Instructor

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I have been tutoring Mathematics for many years. I tutored privately, at Pueblo Community College, Suffolk Community College in New York and I taught Calculus when I was a high school student.

I have been in the computer field for over 30 years. Previously, I am an instructor at Pueblo Community College, where I taught computer science classes. I also taught adult eduction. I also taught labs classes for various multi-media applications such as Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, and other graphical application. In previous companies, I also did computer hardware repairs, design networks, computer security, and various other functions.

I have taught beginners to advance classes.

I am very familiar with many software package such as Microsoft Office, WordPerfect suite, Macromedia Studio (Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash), FrontPage, HTML, Javascript, FoxPro, Paradox, dBase, Oracle and various programming languages such as C, C++, Fortran, Pascal, Visual Basic.

I have also tutored mathematical subjects: Algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus, differential equations, and others.

I have worked in real-time simulation, graphics, computer animation, data reduction, engineering applications, natural language interface, wind tunnel analysis, and automated medical analysis system.

I enjoy teaching and I look forward to helping other advance their knowledge on many different subjects.

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Trigonometry
English:
English, Writing
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Writing

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Adobe Photoshop

I taught Adobe Photograph in a photography/graphic lab at Pueblo Community college. I also use Adobe Photoshop.

C++

I taught C++ at Pueblo Community College when I was an adjunct in the computer science department.

Fortran

I have 25 years of programming experience in Fortran.

General Computer

I been working with computer since the days when there was only main frames.
I worked with inputting information using paper tape, punch cards, and with keyboards when they were once available.
I was there when PC where kits you built. There was no technical support, so you learned how to fix any and all problems.
I have been working with computers for over 35 years and I am very familiar with hardware and software.
I worked with 100s of software packages and with almost every different type of hardware that came into existence.

Java

I have been programming in Java for over 10 years, and I have tutored several students in Java programming language.

Microsoft Excel

I been using Excel since it came out in the 1980s. I used it both for my business, as a student, and for commercial applications in several companies that I have worked at.

Microsoft PowerPoint

I have been using PowerPoint since it first came out.

I used PowerPoint for many years at many of the companies I had worked at and I am very familiar with it.

I also taught PowerPoint when I was reaching at Pueblo Community College.

Microsoft Windows

I been using Microsoft Windows since Windows 3 came out. I have ever version and I have taught the basic to advance computer classes using many Microsoft products.

Microsoft Word

I have been using Word since the 1990s.

I used Word for many years at many of the companies I had worked at and I am very familiar with it.

I also taught Word when I was reaching at Pueblo Community College.

Pascal

I programmed in Pascal for 6 years for simulators when I was working at defense companies.

Photography

I been taking photographs since I was 7 years old. I started with a Kodak Brownie Starmite, moved into 35mm SLR cameras and then when digital cameras came out, I ventured into them.

I have tutored digital photography at Pueblo Community College and I run several Flickr groups devoted to digital photography.

I have sold some photographs and I an familiar with many of the photography software programs.

Web Design

I taught designing website using HTML, Dreamweaver, JavaScript, FrontPage, and other techniques at Pueblo Community College.

SUNY Empire State College
Computer Information

Education

SUNY Empire State College (Computer Information)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

This rate applies to traveling more than 15 miles. My rate can be prorated based on travel distance. I do this because of the high percentage that WyzAnt takes out of each dollar I earn.

Travel policy

James will travel within 40 miles of Pueblo, CO 81007.


About James

I have been tutoring Mathematics for many years. I tutored privately, at Pueblo Community College, Suffolk Community College in New York and I taught Calculus when I was a high school student.

I have been in the computer field for over 30 years. Previously, I am an instructor at Pueblo Community College, where I taught computer science classes. I also taught adult eduction. I also taught labs classes for various multi-media applications such as Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, and other graphical application. In previous companies, I also did computer hardware repairs, design networks, computer security, and various other functions.

I have taught beginners to advance classes.

I am very familiar with many software package such as Microsoft Office, WordPerfect suite, Macromedia Studio (Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash), FrontPage, HTML, Javascript, FoxPro, Paradox, dBase, Oracle and various programming languages such as C, C++, Fortran, Pascal, Visual Basic.

I have also tutored mathematical subjects: Algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus, differential equations, and others.

I have worked in real-time simulation, graphics, computer animation, data reduction, engineering applications, natural language interface, wind tunnel analysis, and automated medical analysis system.

I enjoy teaching and I look forward to helping other advance their knowledge on many different subjects.

Education

SUNY Empire State College
Computer Information

Education

SUNY Empire State College (Computer Information)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
2 hours notice required

This rate applies to traveling more than 15 miles. My rate can be prorated based on travel distance. I do this because of the high percentage that WyzAnt takes out of each dollar I earn.

Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Pueblo, CO 81007

James’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Trigonometry
English:
English, Writing
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, English, Geometry, Prealgebra, Writing

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.


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