Online Tutors from Tutor.com
Brought to you with donations made to The White Plains Library Foundation, live homework help is available every day from 2:00 pm to 11:00 pm.
In order to use Tutor.com, your computer must meet the following requirements:
|Internet Explorer (6.0 or higher)||Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000|
|Safari (3.0 or higher)||Mac OS X|
|Firefox (2.0 or higher)||Windows Vista, Windows XP, Mac OS X|
|To enjoy the most up-to-date features of Tutor.com, it is recommended that you install Microsoft Silverlight.|
The K-12 Student Center, College Center and Adult Career Center from Tutor.com includes live, one-to-one tutoring, a real-time writing center and 24/7 access to worksheets, videos and tutorials in just about any subject. The live, online tutoring and resume writing service is available every day from 2pm until 11pm ET. The service is completely free for our community; you just need to create an account using your library bar code. Users can have up to five tutoring sessions a week. To access the service please visit the library’s website at www.tutor.com/whiteplains.
Help for K-12 Students, College Students and Adults
Students of all ages and job seekers can find the help they need by simply visiting the library’s website and looking for the Tutor.com graphic. Tutor.com has a network of over 2,000 certified tutors as well as career specialists who are ready to help with just about any question you may have. Here’s the type of help you can get in each center.
- K-12 Student Center - Students can get help with homework, test preparation, skills and concepts they are learning in class and standardized test preparation and college entrance exams. Subjects include math, science, social studies and English.
- College Center - Besides subject-specific help, students can prepare for the GED and get resume help or prepare for graduate school entrance exams.
- Adult Career Center - Adults going back to school can get subject specific help, prepare for the GED, get resume help or prepare for the citizenship exam.
Each center also includes real-time writing assistance from English tutors or career specialists for adults working on resumes. Students and job seekers get immediate feedback, writing tips and strategies as well as proofreading. Need help at midnight? No problem. Each center includes 24/7 access to thousands of resources including study guides, worksheets, videos and more in math, science, social studies, English, resume writing, GED prep, Citizenship exam prep and more.