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Jeff K.

Naples, FL

$45/hour

Computer savvy Pro available... Let's Talk!

In-person lessons
20+ Hours
4.4 average from 10 ratings
Expert in his field.
— Maria, Naples, FL on 4/21/16

$45/Hour


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Syracuse University
BA, Int'l Relations
Cranbrook Academy of Art
Master's

Education

Syracuse University (BA, Int'l Relations)

Cranbrook Academy of Art (Master's)

About Jeff

My passion for teaching comes from a lifelong love of learning. I've relocated to Florida recently to assist with my aging parents and have the time, skills, and desire to help with your learning needs. I have always found it fulfilling to teach and help others learn and enhance their skills.

Highly educated with a Masters degree in design, along with with many years of professional experience and accumulated skills. Personally, I am respectful - reliable - patient - knowledgeable and easy to work with. Please let me help you simplify what now might seem complex and confusing. I promise you a professional tutoring environment that is stress-free, efficient, and productive.

Expertise with computers both professionally and personally. Skilled across Mac & PC operating systems and fluent in multiple programs/apps. I have specific teaching experience as a student teacher while attending graduate school. Will help you harness the power and teach you how to maximize your computer for personal or professional needs. From basic intro lessons to get you up and running comfortably and confidently, to advanced tutoring for specific your specific needs. (Operating System usage & organization, word processing, 2D/3D graphic presentation & design, etc.)

Basic to Advanced Tutoring / Comfortable teaching all ages

I look forward to having the opportunity to assist with your needs. I'm confident that working with me you will be able to achieve your goals and have fun doing it.
My passion for teaching comes from a lifelong love of learning. I've relocated to Florida recently to assist with my aging parents and have the time, skills, and desire to help with your learning needs. I have always found it fulfilling to teach and help others learn and enhance their skills.

Highly educated with a Masters degree in
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Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required

special rates available for multiple or specific lessons TBD with student(s)

Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Naples, FL 34105
In-person lessons

"Expert in his field."

- Maria, Naples, FL on 4/21/16

"Knows his stuff in many areas"

- Richard, Naples, FL on 2/28/17

"Knowledgeable"

- Richard, Naples, FL on 7/11/15
English:
Reading,
Vocabulary
Elementary Education:
Reading,
Vocabulary
Sports/Recreation:
Poker,
Table Tennis,
Tennis

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.

Adobe Illustrator

I learned Illustrator many years ago and have continued as a user throughout my career. It is my preferred professional vector basic design and layout software. I have used it for many projects and with experience creating; corporate/foundation logos, brochures, presentation books, posters and flyers.

Adobe InDesign

I am an experienced professional designer who has extensively used in-design. For example I created a pitch book using it. I continually combine and build on my use and knowledge of Adobe sub-programs. I also have a master's degree in design.

Adobe Photoshop

Long time Photoshop user. Used to create both personal and professional projects. Was a student teacher in the computer lab while attending graduate school. Earned a Masters degree in Design.

General Computer

Long time computer user both personally and professionally. Was a student teacher in the computer lab while attending graduate school. Have tutored friends & family, helping them become confident and competent using computers.

Graphic Design

I have a master's degree in design and am well versed in graphic practice and theory. I have successfully used and taught graphic techniques in personal and professional environments. I am fluent in many graphic apps and conventions.

Macintosh

I am a Macintosh power user with many years of hands on experience both professionally and personally. I was a student teacher in the Computer lab at graduate school. I have and continue to assist family members near and far with their Macs.

Microsoft PowerPoint

Have used Microsoft PowerPoint for many years. Have created and built many presentations professionally. Have a Master's degree in design, so well suited to tutor the mechanics and visual conventions as well.

Microsoft Word

Have tutored others on the ins and outs of Word. Can offer both mechanic basic usage to layout and typography due to my work and school experiences.

Poker

I am a long time card player with a passion for poker. I know and can teach basics of the game to more advanced technique. I learned by playing and honing skills in friendly games since being a teenager.

Reading

I am calm and patient teacher and a voracious reader myself. Comfortable helping new readers regardless of age. Can work with comprehension to retention developing confident and inquisitive readers.

Table Tennis

I grew up with a ping-pong table in my house. I played countless hours to become expert. I have experience teaching tennis, and this would make it easy to tutor students in Table Tennis as well.

Tennis

I am an expert player who has also taught tennis to 8-14 year old kids. I played competitive junior tennis and attended traveling tennis camp as a teen. I am well versed and able to teach basic technique to advanced match tactics.

Vocabulary

Have an extensive vocabulary. I am a lover of words, their etymology and proper usage. Constantly updating and honing my own vocabulary. An avid crossword player with a lifelong fascination with vocabulary.

Syracuse University
BA, Int'l Relations
Cranbrook Academy of Art
Master's

Education

Syracuse University (BA, Int'l Relations)

Cranbrook Academy of Art (Master's)

Expert in his field.

Jeff has a wide depth and breadth of experience and is able to communicate his knowledge in a very engaging and easily understood manner. He is extremely responsive and highly proficient. I highly recommend his services.

— Maria, Naples, FL on 4/21/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

special rates available for multiple or specific lessons TBD with student(s)

Travel policy

Jeff will travel within 40 miles of Naples, FL 34105.