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Now I've got a full-time programming job, but I'm available evenings to tutor. I am a software developer with over 25 years of experience. Since 1999, I've taught intensive 3-5 day classes for professional computer programmers. I've taught various programming languages, most often … Read more
Paul showed me how to code the formaction.php and form as well as how to get the data inputted into form to the MySQL dbase. This was a big help. I can now move forward with project.
Paul was great - he understood the subject matter - could effectively communicate the information - and was able to help me quickly grasp the concepts and enabled me to push forward with my class!! Great job!!
Paul is extremely patient when working with my son. My son is passionate about programming but it does not come to him easily. Paul is willing to take the time and work with my son to make sure my son understands the concepts he is trying to convey. Paul is extremely knowledgeable and has helped my son immensely. My only regret is that we did not start using Paul sooner.
He was able to easily convey how to correct and explain very specific programming problems. I will definitely work with Paul again.
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Over 15 years experience in C. Extensive experience with ANSI C, including all aspects of the development process. In addition, I've taught 5-day intensive courses in C for software professionals.
I have been programming in Perl for about 15 years. I've taught several dozen courses in Perl and developed my own courseware, which is very effective in my teaching of the language.
Perl is a great first programming language. It's easy to get started in, but incredibly powerful once you get into it. I can teach you everything you need to get started in the language, and give you the resources to learn more as you use it.
I started developing websites with PHP in 2009. The language is an outgrowth of Perl, so it was very easy to learn. I also develop websites with WordPress, which is written in PHP, and I write PHP to modify those sites.
The courseware I developed to tutor PHP is based on the courseware I developed to teach Perl.
I have developed software in Unix environments for over 20 years. In addition, I have taught Unix commands and shell scripting to software professionals. I know Unix like my own backyard.
Unix commands and filesystem, Korn shell scripting, CSH scripting, Bash scripting, but NOT high-level Sysop skills.