I have been using Microsoft Office programs for over 17 years. Over the last 7 years, I have tutored and trained students and clients on basic as well as more advanced Excel topics. I teach students about basic Excel formulas including SUMIFS, COUNTIFS, AVERAGEIFS and more advanced Excel tools such as VLOOKUPS and PIVOT TABLES. I use an interactive method to allow students to solve the problems in Excel by themselves.
I have been using computers for almost 20 years and have studied various functions of computers. I am able to solve a variety of computer and technology related problems. I also have been training clients who have very little or no computer experience, basic skills to help them become proficient in using computers and other technologies.
I train clients in basic and advanced Powerpoint techniques. I have helped create professional presentations for clients. Over the last 7 years, I have trained clients who want to learn how to incorporate other Microsoft objects such as charts, excel worksheets, into a Powerpoint presentation.
I have been programming as well as tutoring with the Java programming language since the last five years. I also experienced developing mobile apps on the android platform and have published several in the Google playstore. Besides my knowledge of Core Java, including JDBC, Mutithreading, Collections, Generics, Lambdas as well as other more intermediate to advanced Java topics, I'm well versed in Object Oriented design principles as well as design patterns, Core Java as well as mobile app development with android APIs.
I have experience teaching students some basic computer science concepts including File Input and Output, Algorithms and Object Oriented Programming. I also help students understand the different hardware parts of a computer and how they relate to the function of computers. The computer science topics I teach include Relational Databases, Web Design as well as Procedural Programming.
I have been a Microsoft Access Tutor for the last 5 years. This small desktop database application provides an excellent introduction for students interested in learning about databases. I have built several database applications and guide students in learning about tables, forms, queries and reports. Students are also introduced to SQL, Structured Query Language.
I have been using Windows for 20 years. I have completed courses in Windows 7, 8 and 10 Essential Training via Lynda. I have used this experience to train clients who are new to Windows for more than 10 years. I specialize in clients who are seeking general computer training.
I have been tutoring Python for just over four years. I work with different IDEs - IDLE, PyCharm. I make it easy for the student to understand fundamental programming concepts in Python. I give students the ability to learn even more advanced topics in Python because they have a solid grasp of the basic topics.
As part of my web design experience, I have worked with CSS and some of its frameworks to create animations on web pages and produce different page layouts. I have taught students how to create rules for CSS and then use those to change the presentation of a website. Some of the topics I teach include pseudoclasses, CSS media queries, and the box model. I have over 5 years experience of working with CSS and reduce the various topics to the most basic level so anyone can understand and be able to tackle more advanced CSS concepts.