One thing I think I'm good at, beyond simply having technical skills, is being a communicator and having empathy for some of the challenges of learning new languages - whether ... ... More
"Tutoring in Computer Applications, Business Topics and Writing"
I have spent the last 20 years in the field of education, training and development. I have managed training programs, conducted over 1000 training sessions and taught over 200 undergrad and grad college courses (many were obviously repeats). I teach three types of courses: management, marketing and computer related. The most unusual place I ever taught was in a prison. In addition, I have an active role in both marketing my consulting services and in helping my clients as needed.
I have a B... ... More
Valerie was fabulous! She met with my daughter (16) for two plus hours on a writing project. She helped my daughter break out the story into sections and lay out the facts, etc. in an organized way. They then worked from the "inside out" I believe....and put together an incredible essay. She is actually teaching my daughter how to write essays! What a skill for her to learn before college. She was punctual and professional....and the classiest tutor I have ever met. We will us her often!
Jennifer T. from Concord, MA
"Results-producing Tutor for Science, English, Writing, Career Advisor"
I teach students to become self-aware about how they think and to learn new ways of thinking that empower them to achieve their academic and life goals. My passion is to inspire a love of learning, the acquisition of new -- or the maturation of existing -- knowledge, skills, and abilities. There is nothing more satisfying than to have a student achieve their academic and personal goals. In other words, becoming their personal and, ultimately, professional best.
My students achieve their a... ... More
"Computer Science, Programming, Web Development"
I have loved to teach from a very early age. I especially enjoy the process of learning, particularly when my students finally get a concept. Prior to teaching full-time, I spent many years in industry, mentoring junior staff.
My teaching philosophy is that learning is a two-way dialog. I also do not consider myself to a total expert in a field and at times will learn alongside my students. This is exciting and results in a nice dynamic of learning.
I have been teaching computer s... ... More
"Computer Engineer/PC Tech and Free/Open Source Software Advocate"
25 + years in electronic test and QA engineering â€“ digital and computer hardware and software
10 years of experience using Linux Operating System and more years than that with Windows.
4 years experience as a PC technician â€“ IT rollouts, PC/server upgrades/data migration, printer/network/hardware/software installations
Also long-term experience with Windows 98, 2K and XP
Long-time volunteer starting with Greater Boston YMCA Black Achievers Program. Conti... ... More