Tutoring Services Offer Free Homework Help
Tutorme.com, a free student online tutoring and homework help service, is available in any subject for students in grades 3-12.
Tutorme.com is a secure, online resource easily accessible through MCPS student Canvas and StudentVUE accounts and offers on-demand assistance. Students can connect with a live, qualified tutor in less than a minute. The Tutorme.com service provides help that aligns with the MCPS curriculum. The service maintains rigorous standards providing high-quality, diverse tutors, screened for excellence (including a criminal background check). The service is available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
All lessons and messages on the TutorMe site are monitored and recorded. Administrators from your school can access the transcript from your student’s lessons.
Other features of the service include:
- An online lesson space with a virtual whiteboard
- Text editor and chat space
- Audio/video chat (although you do not have to use this feature or turn on your camera)
- A function to allow sharing of screenshots of work examples to assist tutors as they provide support
- More than 300 subjects from math to science, social studies and languages
More information is available here.
GapBuster Tutoring Free to FARMS Students, Those with COVID Hardship
GapBuster, Inc. is also offering free virtual tutoring services to students who qualify for Free and Reduced-price Meals (FARMS) or have a hardship due to COVID-19. The program is targeted to those in kindergarten through third grade. The program has tutors to assist Spanish-speaking students, and lessons can be provided in Spanish and English for those who require modifications.
GapBuster offers tutoring in math, language arts and social-emotional learning.
Sign up here.