Robert G.


Robert G.

Tutor

Schwenksville, PA 19473

Will travel 18 miles

$50 per hour.

4.95 21 ratings

Math, Science, and Computer Tutoring Plus Special Needs

I am a retired high school teacher, certified in special education, secondary and middle school math, science, business and computers. I have a B.S. in math with a minor in philosophy, and a Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, plus considerable graduate training. I taught math and science, including prealgebra, algebra, geometry, etc., and math for students with learning disabilities. My learning support classes included remedial language arts with emphasis on readi... [more]


Algebra 1

I am a retired HS teacher (Math, Science, and Special Ed.). I taught both regular and remedial Algebra and Geometry.


Vocabulary


Microsoft Excel

I am certified to teach Secondary Business and Computer Science in Pennsylvania and have almost 20 years experience using Excel.


General Computer

I have some 30 years' experience in the computer industry, ranging from business and scientific programming to relational database design and implementation and large computer site management. As part of that I've also spent many hours with PC level work such as word processing, spreadsheets, graphic design, etc.


Geometry

I am a retired HS teacher (Secondary Math, Special Ed.) I taught HS Geometry for several years - it is my favorite math class to teach.


Microsoft Word

I am certified to teach Secondary Business and Computer Science in Pennsylvania and have almost 20 years' experience using MS Word, including publishing newsletters and large, complex documents.


Microsoft PowerPoint


Prealgebra

I am a retired HS teacher (Math, Science, and Special Ed.) with a lot of experience teaching the tools necessary for preparation for Algebra and higher levels of math.


Reading


Writing


SAT Math

I am certified to teach High School and Middle School Math and have several year's experience teaching in High School and tutoring HS and MS students in math. In addition, I've tutored students in the content of the SATs and in the useful techniques for taking them. When I took the exam (admittedly many years ago) I had just short of a perfect score on the math portion.


SQL

I spent nearly 10 years working with SQL based relational databases (primarily Oracle). This included database design, programming, system management, performance analysis and management, and Oracle database management (DBA).


GED

I am a retired HS teacher (Math, Science, and Special Ed.). In addition I taught reading comprehension, remedial math, and writing. I really enjoyed finding students who appeared unlikely to graduate and bringing them to graduation level.


SAT Reading

I am a PA certified teacher in High School and Middle School Math and Science, and in Special Education. I've tutored numerous High School students in the content of the SAT's and in the useful techniques for taking them. My Special Ed. background is particularly useful when working on test-taking and study techniques, and on reading and writing development. When I took the exam (admittedly many years ago) I had just short of a perfect score.


ACT Reading


ACT Math


Elementary Math

I am a retired HS Math and Special Ed. teacher. I have considerable experience tutoring students with math difficulties, particularly special needs students.


Elementary Science


Special Needs

I am a PA certified Special Education teacher, with several years? teaching experience with students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (Autism, Asperger?s, PDD, etc.) at both the high school and Early Intervention level (age 3-6). In addition, I have a 25 year old son with severe autism (currently employed, owns a car) and am familiar with just about all of the issues involved in raising and teaching such children. I can provide a copy of my certification if needed.


ADHD

I am a PA certified Special Education teacher, with several years? teaching experience with students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (Autism, Asperger?s, PDD, etc.) at both the high school and Early Intervention level (age 3-6). In addition, I have a 25 year old son with severe autism (currently employed, owns a car) and am familiar with just about all of the issues involved in raising and teaching such children. I can provide a copy of my certification if needed.


Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

The most satisfying work I have done has been 20+ years working with and teaching children and adults (and their parents) with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD - autism, Asperger?s, PDD) and ADHD. I have training and experience with Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) which is my preferred method for working on behavioral issues, and can assist with environmental supports and adaptation, both at home and in school. I am a Pennsylvania certified Special Education teacher, with years of teaching experience for students with ASD, at both the high school and Early Intervention level (age 3-6). In addition, I have a son with severe autism and am familiar with the many issues involved in raising and teaching such children.


COBOL

I worked for several years in my early computer career as a COBOL programmer, and was an instructor in computer languages, including COBOL, for a major computer vendor. In addition, I've worked on major projects in COBOL, the most interesting being a commodity brokerage back office system for a large stock brokerage house.


Macintosh

I have some 30 years' experience in the computer industry, ranging from business and scientific programming to relational database design and implementation and large computer site management. As part of that I've also spent many hours with personal computer level work such as word processing, spreadsheets, graphic design, etc. I am proficient on both Macintosh OS X and Windows, and provide technical support for both at a religious organization.


Oracle

I am a former Oracle DBA (Data Base Administrator) and developer with 15+ years of experience in the field.