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Bill L.

37 Reviews
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Starting at $24
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bill L.

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Self-taught software engineer with experiences in high-frequency trading and autonomous vehicles/machine learning.

I know firsthand how difficult it is to learn programming whether you are a total newbie, or trying to change careers, but I have overcame these challenges myself and will guide you to overcome them too. I also have 10 years of tutoring experience to both children and adults alike. As a result, most of my students get comfortable with programming after 4-6 sessions, and become more independent in programming, being able to troubleshoot issues with their own code.

For intermediate developers, I can tailor my lessons to your specific goals, and focus on more engineering topics, such as software architecture, design patterns, performance/efficiency/scalability considerations, and interacting with external components, such as hardware/networking/operating systems/databases. In addition, I can help with technical whiteboard interviews, having extensive experience on both ...

About Bill

I have always been a self-studier my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have. However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. Or maybe the teacher/professor is not the best

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Daiqing
Bill is very patient and knowledgeable, explained everything clear and give great suggestions
Fjorelo
Intelligent and very good at explaining, he manages to make you understand what is best for you and good at advising you.
highly recommended!!!
Anthony
My son loves his class! Bill teaches well to my 9 year old, my son understands him, has fun and is learning so much. I couldn't be happier.
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Tawanna S.

38 Reviews
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Starting at $100
  • Product Management from General Assembly
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Tawanna S.

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I have worked in the technology industry for over 25 years and trained several developers. I am competent in several languages and love teaching coding.

About Tawanna

* Student Favorite Badge * Check my reviews to see why. Microsoft Office Specialist - Located in New York. I teach in person and online. Individual or group lessons. I know computers seem scary. I can make them seem like a breeze! I have worked in the technology industry for over 25 years.

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Deb S.
Greatly appreciate your time and help. Very knowledgeable in excel and flexible in time. I will use Tawanna again.
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Deb S.
Greatly appreciate your time and help.
You are very knowledgeable in excel. 😊
Avril
Tawanna is an awesome instructor. Very happy with my first session and look forward to working with her.
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Stephanie O.

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Starting at $84
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Semi-Finalist from Scripps National Spelling Bee
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Stephanie O.

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I work with students taking AP Computer Science Principles. Programming requires an analytical approach that isn't really taught elsewhere in the U.S. curriculum, so it can be tough to get used to this new way of thinking, but as with any subject, it can be broken down into pieces and be mastered with practice and guidance.

About Stephanie

NOTE: I recommend 90 minutes for a first session -- in my experience, 60 minutes tends not to be enough to both get the lay of the land and deliver a reassuring and substantive amount of support. I look forward to working with you! I went to Princeton University and studied molecular biology. I w

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Haley Shea B.

16 Reviews
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  • Associate of Arts in Media Studies from University of North Georgia
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Haley Shea B.

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In these lessons, students learn coding by practicing their skills on a consistent, regular basis with guidance along the way. Through fun digital activities integrated into the virtual course platform, this program allows students to gain firsthand coding experience and interact directly with a variety of programming languages. For extra fun, ask your instructor about "gamification" of your personalized lessons during new student onboarding. I look forward to coding with you!

About Haley Shea

Haley Shea is a Meditation Guide, Life Coach, and English Writing Tutor. She offers live guided meditation routines for Relaxation, Stress Relief, Anxiety & Anger Management, Self-Love, Mindful Awareness, Positive Attraction/Manifestation, and Creative Expression. Haley Shea graduated from the U

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Casey
Made my daughter feel comfortable and had creative ways of teaching which kept my daughter engaged.
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Sumaya A.
Haley Shea is an awesome teacher l just finished my first lesson and l look forward to the coming lesson next weeks
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Aron G.

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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Mathematics and Computer Science from Univercity of Illinois
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Aron G.

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I am working as a software architect for a financial company. I have more than 25 years of work experience as a software developer.

About Aron

I offer individual tutoring for all middle school, high school and college mathematics, physics and computer science classes and all standardized exams. I come with more than 10 years of teaching and tutoring experience, pedagogical know-how, educational resources, and am always professional. I welc

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Jacob A.
Aron did a great job explaining in detail to my 11th grader.
Julia
I wish I had found Aron earlier on in my math class, but nonetheless the couple of sessions we had together in preparation for my final exam made the difference! I received an A on the final thanks in large part for his expertise in breaking down a few difficult concepts I had been hung up on. Aron is extremely knowledgeable, professional and takes the time to ensure I understand the underlying principles behind the calculations. He has a very intuitive sense of explaining things from different angles so that the student is able to tackle a wide variety of problems. If you are looking for a math tutor, please stop your search right here and give Aron a call. He will exceed your expectations! I will be utilizing him again and look forward to the sessions!
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Brian Q.

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  • Awarded Preceptor of the Quarter from David Grant Medical Facility, Diagnostic Imaging Flight
  • Teaches Beginner
  • BA in Philsophy of Applied Ethics and Law from California State University - Sacramento
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Brian Q.

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I can help you with beginner computer programming using either JavaScript or Python.

About Brian

Hello, I'm Brian. I have a laid back yet thorough tutoring style that will help you learn without stressing you out. I am quite good at communicating ideas from a perspective that is easy to grasp, as well as using memory devices and metaphors to make the lessons stick with you. I hope to hear

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Average Cost of Online Computer Programming Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute online computer programming lessons is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $140 per hour.
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$54 average
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$70 average

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"Extremely happy with the lessons that JP gave me for my Programming 1 Class! Extremely thorough and gave understandable explanations to everything!"
Mikey
Took Computer Programming lessons from JP F.
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"Great teacher and so knowledgeable!"
Courtney
Took Computer Programming lessons from Casey G.
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"Tawanna is professional and puts you at ease. I felt very comfortable and would recommend to anyone looking for a great, knowledgeable computer instructor."
Dara
Took Computer Programming lessons from Tawanna S.
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"I’m a Senior Front End Developer and have worked extensively with Jp on multiple projects. He was always organized and had a well thought out plan whenever designing or developing a project. I hope to work with him again in the future and definitely recommend him for anyone who really wants to learn."
Catherine
Took Computer Programming lessons from JP F.
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"My son is looking forward to the next class!"
Kellye Martin
Took Computer Programming lessons from Bill L.
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"Best instructor ever! Was very patience and thorough with me."
JANET
Took Computer Programming lessons from Bill L.
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"Casey is a great teacher and I would highly recommend him to any other students. His explanations are clear, concise and target specific areas of student’s difficulty. I was honored to be his student and would do it again if I needed to take another class."
Angeline
Took Computer Programming lessons from Casey G.
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"He called me ahead of time to get a game plan, understand my experience level, and discuss objectives. I appreciated that. He is knowledgeable about programming and patient during the lesson."
Conrad
Took Computer Programming lessons from Casey G.
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"My son loves his class! Bill teaches well to my 9 year old, my son understands him, has fun and is learning so much. I couldn't be happier."
Anthony
Took Computer Programming lessons from Bill L.
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"JP was extremely knowledgeable and patient when tutoring me for my Databases class in college."
Gordon
Took Computer Programming lessons from JP F.
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Online Computer Programming Courses for All

Ever wanted to learn to program? Whether you’re looking to open up new career opportunities or you are a tech hobbyist, online programming classes help you connect the dots between where you are and where you want to be. No matter what programming language you’d like to learn, nothing beats the personalized guidance of a private tutor.

Why Learn Computer Programming Online?

The web is full of online computer programming courses, from instructional videos to interactive DIY platforms. There’s no shortage of resources for those looking to learn on their own. The problem is that it can be overwhelming to navigate the plethora of topics alone – that’s where a private tutor comes in.

It’s natural for questions to arise during the learning journey. Unless you’re in coll

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ege, you probably don’t have a teacher who can answer your questions in real time. Connecting directly with a TakeLessons programming tutor will give you the expert insights that can take your skills to the next level.

The Best Online Programming Classes

The learning never stops when it comes to programming – there’s always a new language or tool to work on. Why not share your screen with a programming expert and get real-time feedback about your project? From Python to JavaScript, you can pick and choose from master programmers from around the globe and learn their tips and tricks. From there, you’ll be able to apply these skills to real-world scenarios, whether you’re building a web development portfolio or working on a data science project.

From your very first online programming lesson, you’ll be building the valuable skills necessary to set yourself apart in the workplace. More than ever, businesses are looking for people with programming skills to address a wide range of challenges. If you love solving problems and puzzles, you’re ready to discover your potential as a programmer. Find your programming teacher today!

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