Jeff J.

Columbus, OH

$50/hr

Photography/PhotoShop/MS Office/AutoCAD/Inventor/Video/Flash

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Miami University
Industrial Arts Technology Education
Miami University
Master's
Ohio State
Graduate Coursework

Education

Miami University (Industrial Arts Technology Education)

Miami University (Master's)

Ohio State (Graduate Coursework)

About Jeff

Needing help with basic computers, or specific programs like MS Office: Access, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, FrontPage? I have been teaching for 32 years in technology education. I taught photography/CAD/High Tech Career Systems/Drafting, Engineering Drawing, and Architecture for 20 years at Westerville North H.S. Construction Engineering for 2 years at Pickerington High School Central, and Computer classes for 6 years at Heritage Middle school in Westerville grades 6 and 7. Software: Adobe CS3 PhotoShop, DreamWeaver, Flash, SoundBooth and Premiere Bridge Builder, Inspiration 8, and Type to Learn. I also helped students with research papers, internet searches, Google docs and built flash cards.

Besides having taught all these courses and software I had a photography business for 20 years doing family portraits, high school senior portraits, pets and weddings. I am an award winning photographer with work that was hung in Orlando, Fl. and Las Vegas NV. I am an Eagle scout and enjoyed many years as a Boy Scout and worked with my sons troop as the advancement chairman until he reached his Eagle in 2012.

Let me know what you want to learn. About your learning style: how you like to learn about new things and I can make a custom program for you to allow you to excel. I look forward to meeting you. Let me know what times and days work best for you and lets get started on your road to success.
Needing help with basic computers, or specific programs like MS Office: Access, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, FrontPage? I have been teaching for 32 years in technology education. I taught Read more

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Book longer sessions and Save 10%/$5 per hr 2-hour session $90.00 3-hour session $135.00

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Travels within 20 miles of Columbus, OH 43231
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Adobe Flash

I taught 7th Grade computer applications Adobe Flash CS3 using Classroom in a book as the text and source for content and lessons from 2006-2012 at Heritage Middle school in Westerville. Permanent Teaching Certificate K-12. We used flash animation techniques on our banner page of the school intranet website to add video and sound clips to sports and music department webpages and a photo gallery for the drama club.

Adobe Photoshop

Taught Adobe Photoshop Version 3 thru CS3 at a high school in 1984-2004 as Part of Photography 1 and 2.
Taught Adobe PhotoShop and Adobe Premiere at a middle school in Westerville 2006-2012.
Used Adobe Photoshop for image retouching for my own Photography business 1989-2012.
PPA Mid-East States Regional Print Competition 5- Blue Merit images 1992 -1993.

AutoCAD

I taught 7th Grade computer applications AutoCAD and Inventor 2008. I had an internship with White Castle Engineering, using AutoCAD Release 12 to design a bun cutting and packaging machine, drawings for floor plans and plot plans for new stores in WV. I have a Permanent Teaching Certificate K-12.

Desktop Publishing

I taught 7th Grade computer applications MS Office 2003 Publisher at Heritage Middle school in Westerville 2006-2012. I have a permanent Teaching Certificate K-12. I designed tent cards, business cards, trifold brochures, and banners.

Dreamweaver

I taught 7th Grade computer applications Adobe DreamWeaver CS3 using Classroom in a book as the text and source for content and lessons from 2006-2012 at Heritage Middle school in Westerville. I have a permanent Teaching Certificate K-12. I helped students build a 147 page intranet website. I built my own business website using DreamWeaver for Johnston Photography.

General Computer

I taught basic computer technology classes at Heritage Middle School 2006-2012. I used the following software in teaching my 6th grade classes: Type to Learn, Inspiration 8, MS Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher, and Outlook: 2003, 2007, 2010. Boolean logic was used in conducting research queries, and the students documented sources online
The 7th grade classes were focused on more advance skill development using: Adobe CS5 Creative Suite: PhotoShop, Premiere, Flash and DreamWeaver, Autodesk AutoCAD and Inventor 2008 and Bridge Builder. My students created a 147 page Husky intranet site using Dreamweaver CS3.
I have also led staff development training using whiteboards, mimeo, VoiceTread, Camtasia Studio 7, Snag-it, Schoology, PowerSchool, and Google docs.
I have kept current by continually taking courses with Simple K-12.

Graphic Design

I taught 7th Grade computer applications. I have a permanent Teaching Certificate K-12. Graphic design was part of my general education coursework to get my Masters in Industrial Arts Education from Miami University in 1982. I have developed business cards and brochures made for my own Photography business.

Microsoft Access

I taught 7th Grade computer applications MS Office 2003 Access at Heritage Middle school in Westerville 2006-2012. I used Access databases to do a mail merge project business marketing simulation.

Microsoft Excel

Had 6th and 7th grade students create pie and column charts.
Format cells, wrap text, merge cells and add images or clip art.
Create timelines.
Create budget worksheets.
Create business accounting worksheets.
Create inventory spreadsheets for a photography company.
Taught Excel grades 6-7 at a middle school in Westerville 2006-2012

Microsoft PowerPoint

Taught PowerPoint grades 6-7 at a middle school in Westerville 2006-2012.
Students made projects on different technology topics, added hyperlinks to websites.
Students inserted images, clip arts and chose themes for the slides.
Made note slides, add transitions and animation.
Made scrolling effects on credits slide of bibliography.

Microsoft Publisher

I taught 7th grade computer applications MS Office 2003 Publisher at a Middle school in Westerville 2006-2012. I have completed 10 hours training on Publisher 2010. I have a Permanent Teaching Certificate K-12. I taught student how to Design tentcards, business cards, trifold brochures, and banners run mail merge from Access database for letters and envelopes; insert: images, WordArt, charts and graphs; change template color schemes, fonts, font size; edit business information personal information boxes.

Microsoft Word

Taught MS Word grades 6-7 at a middle school in Westerville 2006-2012.
Students wrote Technology Reports using Word.
Formatting of reports, foot notes, endnotes and bibliography.
Business letters, resume's and informal letters emphasized.

Photography

I taught High school photography classes for 20 years at Westerville North H.S. I have 7 Blue Merits from Professional Photographers of America. I was the owner/photographer for Johnston Photography 1992-2012, where I photographed 127 weddings, hundreds of high school seniors, pets, and family portraits. I use a 35mm Medium format and professional digital equipment. I have a 1024 sq ft studio space with radio controlled lighting equipment and light meters.

Video Production

I taught 7th Grade computer applications Adobe Premiere CS3 using Classroom in a book as the text and source for content and lessons from 2006-2012. I hold a Permanent Teaching Certificate K-12. I make instructional video tutorials with Snag-it and Camtasia studio and know how to upload to YouTube and embed codes into blog pages.

Miami University
Industrial Arts Technology Education
Miami University
Master's
Ohio State
Graduate Coursework

Education

Miami University (Industrial Arts Technology Education)

Miami University (Master's)

Ohio State (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Book longer sessions and Save 10%/$5 per hr 2-hour session $90.00 3-hour session $135.00

Travel policy

Jeff will travel within 20 miles of Columbus, OH 43231.

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