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Ed S.

ComputerEd - Helping Kids Get the Tech Skills They Need!

Germantown, MD (20874)

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I want to help students get the technical skills that they need to succeed. When it comes to computers "I have been there and done that." I am a Software Engineer with 20+ years' experience that can teach students the what, how and why's of computer science.

Computers are no longer a separate field of study but rather they are integral to almost every field of study. My lessons focus on using computers to develop "Computational Thinking" skills. Computational Thinking is a way of solving problems, designing systems, and understanding human behavior that draws on concepts fundamental to computer science. To flourish in today's world, computational thinking has to be a fundamental part of the way people think and understand the world.

I have degrees from two of the top engineering schools in the country. BS in Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master's from UCLA in Software Reliability.

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Ed’s subjects

Corporate Training:
ASP.NET, General Computer, HTML, Java, Web Design

ASP.NET

I have been working with Microsoft's ASP.net technology since its inception in 2001 and used the classic version of Asp prior to the release of the .Net Framework. As a professional developer I have created dozens of commercial web sites using Asp.Net.

C#

I am a Software Engineer with 20+ years experience. I have been developing systems using C# and the Microsoft .Net framework since its inception in Feb 2001. I have developed enterprise software systems using C# ASP.Net MVC WCF. I have used C# and .net framework versions 1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 4.5 for the past 10 years

Computer Engineering

I have a master's in software reliability from UCLA. I have been a professional software engineer for 20+ years. I have designed and developed large scale software system for both public and private companies as well as the govt.

Computer Programming

I have been architecting, managing, and developing IT solutions for 20+ years. I specialize in enterprise application design and development using C# and the Microsoft .NET platform, as well as the latest cloud computing technologies. I am currently responsible for the design and the development of the enterprise infrastructure for the e5 demand response system. E5 uses real-time, local weather information from more than 8,000 state-of-the-art Earth Networks’ weather stations, together with internal house temperature data and energy usage information, to determine how the house responds to varying weather conditions. While at Costar I managed a team developing a suite of sophisticated enterprise web applications for the commercial real estate. The applications are used by commercial real estate brokers nationwide to research available properties for purchase or lease. The applications run in a highly distributed environment that includes two data centers using 30+ web and database servers.

Computer Science

I have 2 engineering degrees. I have a Masters in Software Reliability from UCLA. I also have 20+ years of experience as a software engineer.

General Computer

I have 2 engineering degrees. I have a Masters in Software Reliability from UCLA. I also have 20+ years of experience as a software engineer.

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Education

Rennsalear Polytechnic Institue (Electrical Engineer)

UCLA (Master's)

Best Tutor Ever — My son's review is "best tutor ever!" Ed did a wonderful job helping my son with some basic programming that he needed to understand for a required class. Ed takes the time to understand what the student needs through listening and discussion. He asks questions and has the student work through some problems to be sure the material is understood. Ed has a very pleasant and patient manner. He fo ...

— Wendy, Gaithersburg, MD on 6/5/13

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Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

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Ed will travel within 20 miles of Germantown, MD 20874.

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