Edgardo D.


Edgardo D.

Tutor

State College, PA 16801

Will travel 1 miles

$45 per hour.

4.83 59 ratings

Math, Programming, and Engineering Tutor (Bilingual, PSU)

For the past five years I have been tutoring student athletes in the subjects of algebra, precalculus, calculus, and linear algebra, as well as in some Computer Science and engineering courses such as C/C++, MATLAB, Java, statics, and dynamics. I am fully bilingual in English and Spanish and currently tutor students and student athletes in both languages. I have tutor students as young as 8 years old and professional adults as young as 60 or less young. Most of my current students are seniors... [more]


Algebra 1

I've been an Algebra tutor for 15+ years. I'm a former mainframe Programmer Analyst and Mechanical Engineer. I can: make Algebra easy to understand, identify your weak areas, provide tools and tricks to keep you going. I am energetic, patient, positive, fun, engaging, and multicultural. I'm currently tutoring online/one-to-one students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ years old, some with ADD, and from across the US, Spain, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Canada, Panama, the Middle-East, and several other countries.


Algebra 2

Algebra II tutor for 15+ years. Former mainframe Programmer Analyst and Mechanical Engineer. I can make Algebra II easy to understand, identify your weak areas and take you to the next level. I am patient, energetic, positive, and engaging,. Currently tutoring online/one-to-one students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ years old.


Calculus

Calculus tutor for 15+ years. I can: make Calculus easy to understand, identify your weak areas, provide tools and tricks to keep you going. I am energetic, patient, positive, fun, engaging, and multicultural. Currently tutoring students in high school, college, 10 to 55+ year old, several with ADD.


Microsoft Excel


Geometry


Microsoft Word


Microsoft PowerPoint


Prealgebra


Precalculus

Precalculus tutor for 15+ years. Former mainframe Programmer Analyst and Mechanical Engineer. I can: make Precalculus easy to understand, identify your weak areas, provide tools and tricks to keep you going. I am energetic, patient, positive, fun, engaging, and multicultural. Currently tutoring successfully students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ years old, several with ADD.


Trigonometry

My Trigonometry ( and Analytic Geometry) tutoring sessions take place one-to-one and online, during which I clarify concepts, respond to questions, and go over practices test exams with the students. Through the years, I have accumulated class material useful to help prepare students on what to expect on quizzes, projects, and exams. I have been tutoring Penn State students in the following list of Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry courses: MATH 026, MATH 040, MATH 041.


Java

Java tutor for 5+ years for beginning to intermediate level. I can: make Java easy to understand, identify your weak areas, provide tools and tricks to keep you going. I am energetic, patient, positive, fun, engaging, and multicultural. Currently tutoring successfully students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ year old, several with ADD.


HTML


SAT Math


GRE


ACT Math

I've been an ACT Math tutor for 3+ years. I'm a former mainframe Programmer Analyst and Mechanical Engineer. I can: make ACT Math easy to understand, identify your weak areas, provide tools and tricks to keep you going. I am energetic, patient, positive, fun, engaging, and multicultural. I'm currently tutoring online/one-to-one students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ years old, some with ADD, and from across the US, Spain, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Canada, Panama, the Middle-East, and several other countries.


Elementary Math


C++

I have been a C++ tutor for 5+ years. I am a former mainframe Programmer Analyst and Mechanical Engineer. I can help you develop C++ application from beginner to intermediate levels, including OOP (Object Oriented Programming) concepts and more advance programming syntax such as operator overloading. I am patient, energetic, positive, and engaging. Currently tutoring online/one-to-one students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ years old.


Linux

My qualification on Unix/Linux/Mac are mainly directed to the terminal environment (the prompt or, a.k.a the command line in other platforms). At one of the local community colleges, I have taught courses on Terminal Utilities, Bash scripting and programming intended to automatize software development in C++, Java, and Fortran, as well as to help with systems maintenance. I also have some experience creating CGI using Bash script. Here is a list of commands I still use: awk, bc, cal, cat, chmod, clear, cp, cpp, cut, date, diff, dircolors, echo, f95, fdupes, g++, gpp, grep, gzip, head, id, java, javac, kill, less, linx, ls, make, man, mv, nano, paste, pico, pwd, python, sed, size, sleep, sort, split, tac, tail, tic, time, touch, tree, users, where, which, who, etc. and many others. I use the Unix/Linux terminal almost daily... and you should too.


MATLAB

MATLAB tutor for 5+ years for Science/Engineering majors. Former mainframe Programmer Analyst and Mechanical Engineer. I can: make MATLAB easy to understand, identify your weak areas, provide tools and tricks to keep you going. I am energetic, patient, positive, fun, engaging, and multicultural. Currently tutoring successfully students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ years old, several with ADD.


Visual Basic

I have worked for South Hill School of Business and Technology as a computer programming instructor in Visual Basic and Bash. I also worked for Penn State's ITS Training Services as an Instructor Assistant, Instructional Developer, and Programming Instructor.


C#

I have been a C# tutor for 3+ years. I can help you develop C# application and GUI (Graphical User Interface) from beginner to intermediate levels, including OOP (Object Oriented Programming) concepts. I am patient, energetic, positive, and engaging. Currently tutoring online/one-to-one students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ years old.


Python

Python tutor for 3+ years for beginning to intermediate level. Former mainframe Programmer Analyst and Mechanical Engineer. I can: make Python easy to understand, identify your weak areas, provide tools and tricks to keep you going. I am energetic, patient, positive, fun, engaging, and multicultural. Currently tutoring successfully students from diverse backgrounds, levels, 10 to 55+ years old, several with ADD. I have been tutoring Python for 2 year in introductory and intermediate college level courses. I can help with fairly sophisticated Python topics such as OOP, setting modules and libraries, website data scraping, accessing external CSV data files. I use Python 2 and 3 and currently use the Anaconda, which is the leading open data science platform powered by Python. The open source version of Anaconda is a high performance distribution of Python and R and includes over 100 of the most popular Python, R and Scala packages for data science.