Don L.


Don L.

Tutor

Glendale, CA 91208

Will travel 20 miles

$35 per hour.

4.85 13 ratings

Alleviate Math Anxiety and Computer Programming Tutor

As a dedicated instructor for over 20 years, I am passionate about alleviating the fear of the subject of math and computer courses that are experienced by students. I take pride in watching the transformation in attitude toward problematic material to material which is confidently conquered. I especially enjoy assisting in the progress in mastering these subjects to develop a logical reasoning process that will definitely open up career possibilities throughout the student's lifetime. My ca... [more]


Algebra 1

Whether your Algebra 1 requirements involve solving equations, polynomials, exponents, word problems, etc., I have assisted students with these areas and more. I would be honored for the opportunity to facilitate the learning experience for you.


Algebra 2

Whether your concern is solving quadratic equations, graphing, solving linear systems, matrices, function evaluation, etc., I can facilitate the Algebra 2 learning process. I have provided individual and class assistance in these areas and I am confident that I can successfully achieve your goals.


Prealgebra

Whether the subject matter is numbers, equations, variables, fractions, other concepts that are an issue, I can alleviate the fear of math through each tutoring session. I have provided individual and class assistance in these areas and I am confident that I can successfully achieve your goals.


HTML

I have industry experience in website design using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and a number of scripting languages. Let me help tutor these concepts.


SQL

I have dealt with ANSI Standard SQL with MySQL, SQL Server to develop databases including tables, stored procedures, functions. I have incorporated scripting languages of PHP and ASP to interface with these databases. I know that I have the experience to assistance you to attain your tutoring goals.


ASP.NET

I have developed web applications for Forest Lawn in Glendale, CA using ASP.NET C#. This involves web service, front end interfacing with SQL Server database, and Ajax partial postbacks. I believe that this actual real world application development experience can assist to better relate the material to the student because it can convey what he/she might experience in an employment setting.


Visual Basic

I have experience in Visual Basic development through a number of avenues: VBA for applications in MS Office apps Excel and Access, VBScript as part of classic ASP web projects, and VB.NET in ASP.NET and Windows apps. I am a Microsoft Certified Professional with passed certificate exams in VB.NET in web apps, Windows, and web services. This real world experience qualifies as a background to successfully tutor students and give them a sense of accomplishment by relating to real world examples.


JavaScript

Through web development in industry of real world examples over the past 10 years, I have integrated the JavaScript language to provide user interaction with HTML controls as well as Ajax of content with partial postbacks. More recently, I have incorporated jQuery to facilitate and enhance these JavaScript capabilities. This background allows me to convey to the student how JavaScript can be incorporated in web development as a tool in practical applications as part of my tutoring approach.