Jon W.


Jon W.

Tutor

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

Will travel 2 miles

$65 per hour.

4.94 80 ratings

Personable, engaging tutor/tech for Statistics, Algebra and Computers!

I have experience as a tutor at Broward College. I provide tutoring for drop-in students at the Academic Success Center/Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Center on the Central Campus. I am also a tutor for the Office of Disability Services. My primary focus here has been statistics and algebra. Additionally, I work in the Computer Science and Engineering Lab on the North Campus of Broward College. I provide assistance to students taking computer science and engineerin... [more]


Algebra 1

I have always enjoyed math...and while I don't expect you to love it, I can at least make algebra easier for you! I tutored algebra at Broward College's Academic Success Center and also one-on-one with students receiving assistance from the Office of Disability Services (ADHD, Aspergers, etc.). Let me make factoring and finding x less stressful for you!


Algebra 2

I have always enjoyed math...and while I don't expect you to love it, I can at least make algebra easier for you! I tutored algebra at Broward College's Academic Success Center and also one-on-one with students receiving assistance from the Office of Disability Services (ADHD, Aspergers, etc.). If you are needing some basic review or just need someone to reassure you are understanding the concepts correctly, I am ready to assist you.


American History

I have a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Among the course I completed were some in American History and American Constitutional History. I also took specialized courses in Labor History.


Vocabulary


Microsoft Excel

I have worked in South Florida for over 9 years as a Technology Consultant. I have set up, corrected and enhanced Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets for numerous individuals and small businesses.


European History


General Computer

I am CompTIA A+ and Network+ Certified. I have worked as an independent technology consultant for over 9 years in Florida. I am a lab assistant/tutor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department of Broward College. I have completed with a 4.0 GPA with 44 semester credit hours in computer science at Broward College.


Geometry


Microsoft Word

I have worked with Microsoft Word for years, all the way back to the beginning. I currently tutor college students taking Computer Literacy courses on how to take advantage of all the special options and enhancements built into the latest version of Word. I have at my home office Word 2007, 2010 and 2013 along with Office 365. I can help you if you have never worked with this program or if you want to be a Word expert!


Microsoft PowerPoint

I have worked with PowerPoint for years. In addition to the basics, I can do transitions, animations and other special effects. I tutor college students taking Computer Literacy courses on how to effectively use PowerPoint. I have also created professional presentations using PowerPoint.


Prealgebra


Reading

My educational background (B.A. from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee) in liberal arts required me to do extensive reading in a wide variety of subject areas. My professional background as a mediator and arbitrator required being able to read background material which was often highly complex and technical. Most importantly I am an avid reader. I love to read, nearly everything. I want to share that love and passion for reading with others.


Writing


Statistics

I love statistics and I can at least make statistics tolerable for you if not something you are crazy about! I recently completed a statistics course at Broward College with an A. I was immediately hired by the college to tutor statistics not only in the open Academic Success Center but also to do one-on-one statistics tutoring for students receiving assistance from the Office of Disability Services (ADHD, Aspergers, etc.). Let me make standard distributions and z scores a bit easier for you!


Geography


English

I attended the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee where I tested out of Freshman English because of my mastery of English while in high school. I continued to explore English courses and became an expert writer in my career as a mediator. Mediators are required to draft clear and concise memoranda of understanding. I love the English language and the enjoy sharing this passion with others.


Government & Politics

I was active in local, state and federal politics for some years. I served as a delegate to a presidential nominating convention and held party offices. Additionally I have a liberal arts degree from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee with a major in Political Science.


Literature


World History


Finance

I addition to my own personal experiences with finances I also took courses in finances and economics as a liberal arts student/graduate at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. With my education, personal background and my ability to incorporate statistics/math I can make finance something you can grasp and do better with. Let me assist you!


Law

I am a former professional mediator. I worked for 25 years in the field of conflict resolution. I was a court appointed mediator in a wide variety of cases. I have an extensive background including teaching mediation and negotiation courses at several Chicago area law schools.


Macroeconomics


Microeconomics


Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

I worked as a tutor for 1+ years at College Living Experience, a program which in part provides services to students on the Autism Spectrum or with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). I also have experience teaching English, math, and science at the middle and high school level which included students with ASD and other exceptionalities. I also have worked privately with families whose children were on the spectrum.


Microsoft Outlook

I have worked in South Florida for over 9 years as a Technology Consultant. I have set up and configured Microsoft Outlook on numerous personal computers, mobile devices and servers. I have trained others to do the same.


Microsoft Windows

I am a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)/Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA). I passed the Microsoft Windows Operating Systems Fundamentals exam in July, 2013. Copies of my certification are available upon request.


Social Studies

I have a liberal arts degree from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee. My major was political science. Along with those courses I took a significant number of courses in economics, history, and sociology. I have also been active in both local, state and federal political activities along with community organizing and civic leadership. My understanding of social studies is both academic and practical life experiences.


Microsoft Publisher

I have worked for more than 9 years as a technology consultant in South Florida. In that capacity, I have managed email data bases and designed marketing campaigns for a number of clients. I use Microsoft Publisher to design the content of those marketing campaigns and to product reports for clients. I have trained others on the use of Microsoft Publisher as well.


Political Science

I have a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee with a major in Political Science. I also have real experience working in local, state and national politics.