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James M.

Austin, TX

$40/hour

Math is not rocket science!

5.0 average from 1 ratings
Very insightful
— Ben, Austin, TX on 7/1/16

$40/Hour


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University of Texas
Natural Science

Education

University of Texas (Natural Science)

About James

You can be taught by a Rocket Scientist. I used to develop programs that helped launch rockets. I have a degree from the University of Texas in Computer Science and minor in Math. I am very patient and believe that anyone can excel at mathematics if the material is presented in an appropriate way. I am available most evenings and weekends. I have tutored from K-12th grades.

I am currently am a software architect dealing with retail product automation in the North America market. I work with math and science on a daily basis. I am a caring and patient tutor! Most of my students notice a 15+ GPA improvement in the courses I tutor. Contact me today for more information!
You can be taught by a Rocket Scientist. I used to develop programs that helped launch rockets. I have a degree from the University of Texas in Computer Science and minor in Math. I am very patient and believe that anyone can excel at mathematics if the material is presented in an appropriate way. I am available most evenings and weekends. I have Read more

Policies
Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Austin, TX 78749

"Very insightful"

- Ben, Austin, TX on 7/1/16
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic,
Prealgebra, Trigonometry
Science:
Chemistry, Physics
Computer:
C++,
COBOL,
Computer Engineering,
Computer Programming,
Computer Science,
General Computer, HTML, Java, JavaScript,
Microsoft Access,
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook,
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Project,
Microsoft Word, Perl,
SQL, UNIX
History:
American History, Geography, Government & Politics
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Sports/Recreation:
Baseball,
Basketball,
Cooking, Football,
Golf, Soccer,
Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Baseball

I have played and coached baseball my entire life. I was also a coach for my sons' baseball teams when they were younger. I can help you with this sport.

Basketball

I have played and coached basketball my entire life. I was also a coach for my sons' basketball teams when they were younger. I can help you with this sport.

C++

I have over 10 years of programming complex Military applications in C++. I am very fluent in this computer programming language. I have taught this language at a local community college.

COBOL

I have over 20 years of programming complex Business Applications in COBOL. I am very fluent in this computer language. While this is not my favorite programming language, there are thousands of programs written in it.

Computer Engineering

I have over 25 years of computer engineering. This is my full-time job. I have done the whole engineering lifestyle over my professional career; from gathering requirements to testing. I have a degree from the University of Texas in Computer Science and minor in Math.

Computer Programming

I have over 25 years of computer programming. I have been programming since the beginning of high school. I have taught numerous students in various computer programming languages. The language does not matter, its the same process. Let me teach you the process.

Computer Science

I have over 25 years of computer science. This is my full-time job. I have done the whole engineering lifestyle over my professional career; from gathering requirements to testing. My field of study in college was Computer Science.

Football

I have played and coached football my entire life. I was also a coach for my sons' football teams when they were younger. I can help you with this sport.

JavaScript

I have programmed in JavaScript for over 15 years. I have created dozens of websites that fully utilize the power of JavaScript. JavaScript allows for validity checking of HTML inputs before the server does its own checking. This is a very powerful language that is not used as much as it should be. Let me help you learn JavaScripting. I have a degree from the University of Texas in Computer Science and minor in Math.

Logic

I am a software architect and software engineer who writes complex software programs for a living. I have to break down complex math & logic equations on a daily bases in order to write algorithms to deal with such.

Microsoft Access

I have used the Microsoft Access application in my professional life for over 10 years. This is the standard database that is delivered with most computers. I have used C++ and Java to interact with Access.

Microsoft Outlook

I have used Microsoft Outlook application in my professional life for over 15 years. This is the default email application for my employers over that time. I have taught this application to my sons as well.

Microsoft Project

I have used Microsoft Project application in my professional life for over 15 years. This is the default presentation application for my employers over that time. I have taught this application to coworkers as well.

Perl

I have over 10 years of programming in Perl. I am very fluent in this computer language. I even assisted in writing one of the teach yourself programming books about this language.

Soccer

I have played and coached soccer my entire life. I was also a coach for my sons' soccer teams when they were younger. I can help you with this sport.

University of Texas
Natural Science

Education

University of Texas (Natural Science)

Very insightful

James was sharp and approachable. Because James has 40 years of experience and a bevy of information, it was easy to see that I could learn a lot from this tutor.

— Ben, Austin, TX on 7/1/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

James will travel within 15 miles of Austin, TX 78749.