Institute of Computer Management (Computer Programming)
The bottom line is that I can help you. I will adjust my tutoring style to meet your learning style. We will work together to accomplish your education goals. I have a desire to help others. While working in a corporation's Information Services Department, my role was to develop application and train personnel to use those applications. I also became proficient with the MS Office products and taught others how to use them. I am technically capable but also quite capable to put technology in layman's
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I was a programmer in a corporate environment for many years. The primary language used was COBOL. I also set up and coordinated regular programming walk-throughs and presented at same. I also was sought out for one-on-one assistance by other department personnel.
I have been developing websites and web-based applications for 15 years. My primary expertise is with Wordpress and PHP/MySQL on Apache servers. More recently I have been becoming familiar with Java Script to limit client-server traffic.
I used Excel for complex problem solving for 20 years. I am not adept at using the built in programming language, however.
I have educated myself in php through books, web-based education and the school of hard knocks. I have been developing websites using the language and html for 15 years as a part-time developer/consultant. I feel qualified to teach introductory and intermediate developers.