Homer R.


Homer R.

Tutor

Sterling, VA 20166

Will travel 35 miles

$35 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

An Honors University Graduate with a Geniune Passion to Mentor Others

Openings available: Mon, Tues, Thurs (7PM - 10:30PM), Sat (2pm - 5pm), may consider other times I am offering tutoring in mathematics, computer software/technology, public speaking, writing, and much more. I have a passion for these listed subjects and love to inspire & encourage students to excel. I prefer to tailor my teaching style to fit the student's learning traits. I have been a tutor for several years and also have worked as a substitute teacher in Maryland and Virginia. My care... [more]


Algebra 1


Algebra 2


Vocabulary


Grammar


Microsoft Excel


General Computer


Geometry


Microsoft Word


Microsoft PowerPoint


Prealgebra


Reading


HTML


SQL


Spelling


Elementary Math


Elementary (K-6th)

I love working with Elementary school students. I worked as a substitute teacher for Fairfax County Schools (Virginia) years 2001 - 2004 and then with Anne Arundel County (Maryland) years 2004 - 2012. I mostly worked with students of grades 2 through 6. I have taught all subjects as a classroom substitute teacher. In high school, I was voted most studious student by my peers. Personally, I was on the honor roll for several years during my high school years.


Web Design

As a software engineer, I have extensive experience in web design. I have worked with various clients developing frontend Websites that are designed with a professional visual look-and-feel utilizing tools such as Dynamic HTML, Javascript, jQuery, Drupal, Java, Jasc Photo Shop Pro, Adobe Photo Shop, Gimp, and Flash actionscript. I look forward to the opportunity of sharing my web design knowledge with Web Design students.


Discrete Math

Throughout my life as a student, mathematics was my best subject. I graduated from the university with a Computer Science degree that emphasized mathematics where Discrete Math was one of my required courses.


SAS

I have 9 years of SAS Programming and Data Analysis Experience, both on the Mainframe as well as the PC. I have mentored junior level developers on how to utilize SAS for handling large volumes of Healthcare Data. My experience includes database import/export and SQL queries.


Computer Programming

I have over 20 years as a software engineer and have a B.S. in Computer Science. My experiences include both mainframe as well as the PC, including multiple operating system: Windows, Linux, and the Mac. Most of the software I have developed has been with database systems and websites. I like to challenge my student to learn hands-on. I offer computer programming training online or in person. Even though I am a computer geek, I love interfacing with people and have a passion for teaching and mentoring others.


Computer Science

I graduated from an Honors university, UMBC, with a degree in Computer Science. I have more than 20 years of experience in software engineering where I utilize my education background in Computer Science. I look forward to mentoring others in this field.


Oracle

As a software engineer, I have extensive experience in Oracle. I have worked with various clients developing Website that access Oracle databases on the back-end. I have written advance SQL scripts to query the Oracle database. My experience expands more that 15 years of building database structured systems and writing software for those systems. I look forward to the opportunity of sharing my database knowledge with eager to learn students.


PHP

I have more than 20 years of experience in Software Engineering and am currently a Web Developer for the University of Maryland. I have about five years of experience with the PHP development language. I am certified in PHP by Brainbench, May 2008. I run a part-time software tutoring and technology company.


Visual Basic

I am a software engineer. I have worked my most recent web developer position for the Univ. of Maryland, programming in Visual Basic for the past 2.5 years. I have a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. I have more than 20 years experience in programming languages.


JavaScript

I am a software engineer. I currently work as web developer position for the Univ. of Maryland, programming with Javascript and Jquery. I have a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. Overall, I have more than 10 years experience in web development.


Finite Math

Throughout my life as a student, mathematics was my best subject. I graduated from the university with a Computer Science degree that emphasized mathematics. As a freshman in college, I took a class in Finite Math. Math has been my number one tutoring interest.