Online Tutoring

Spring 2014

Online Tutoring is available for Math, Writing, Reading, Study Skills, American English as a Second Language, French, Effective Speaking, Chemistry, Biology,Physics, Astronomy, and Economics.

Please see the tutorial and specific information below for requesting an appointment for Real-Time Tutoring, accessing Drop-In Tutoring, or submitting the Online Writing or Ask a Tutor Forms. 

Online Tutoring Tutorial

 

Online Writing (not real-time)

Please click the link below to access the Tutoring Center's Online Writing Tutoring Form. Please note that this is not real-time, and all submissions received by noon on one business day will receive a response by 4pm the following business day. The Center's business days during the fall and spring semesters are Monday through Friday.   During Intersession, the submissions will be checked on days that real-time appointments are available.  Please click on the link above for the Intersession schedule.

Online Writing Form


Ask a Tutor Online Form (not real-time)

Are you unable to make it into the Center and only have a quick question? This online form is now available for the following subjects:

Writing Reading
Study Skills AESL
French Effective Speaking
Spanish  

 Ask a Tutor Form

A tutor will respond as soon as possible, but you are guaranteed a response to any question received by noon on one business day by 4pm the following business day.  During Intersession, the submissions will be checked on days that real-time appointments are available.  Please click on the link above for the Intersession schedule.

Real-Time Online Tutoring 

Please call 215-968-8044 to request a Real-Time Online Tutoring appointment for available subjects, use the Schedule Appointment link; or submit an Appointment Request.

Appointment Policies

Sessions are 50 minutes in length, but please allow 1 hour for your session in case of any technical difficulties.

Math, Effective Speaking, French, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Astronomy, and Economics:
  One online appointment per day is permitted.  Face-to-face drop-in times do not count as an appointment.

Writing, Reading, Study Skills, and AESL: Two online and/or face-to-face appointments are permitted per day.  Second appointments will be scheduled based upon availability.    If you would like a second Writing appointment for the same class or a different class, please call the Newtown Tutoring Center at 215-968-8044 or submit the Appointment Request Form to schedule. Please note:  If you would like to schedule a second appointment for the same class, the appointment start time must be one hour after the first appointment’s end time. For example, if your first appointment is from 10:00am-10:30am, a second appointment can be schedule for 11:30am-12:00pm.  

Please see Appointment Policies for more information. 

Before your scheduled session, review the information.

We also ask that you allow yourself as much time as possible between the session and the due date of the assignment in the event of technical difficulties or service interruption.  If you think there has been any technical error during your session, call 215-968-8044, and we will do our best to assist you.

Please call 215-968-8044 with any questions. If you would like an online appointment, but you are not available during any of the times listed below, please call the Newtown Center, and we will do our best to accommodate.  Tutoring is available for the majority of math classes. 

Online Writing Schedule

Please call 215-968-8044 to request a Real-Time Online Tutoring appointment for Writing (including reading, study skills, and AESL), click on Schedule Appointment; or submit an Tutoring Appointment Request.  Please see below for appointment scheduling rules.

Real-Time Online Tutoring starts on Monday, 1/27/14.

Days
Times

Mondays

 

8:00pm - 10:00pm

Tuesdays

 

9:00am-11:00am and 9:00pm-11:00pm 

Wednesdays

9:00am-11:00am and 9:00pm-11:00pm 

Thursdays

11:00am-1:00pm and 9:00pm-11:00pm 

Sundays

 

8:00pm-10:00pm 

Additional appointments available by request. 

Weekday morning appointments must be scheduled by 5:00pm the evening before.

Weekday evening appointments must be scheduled by 10am the same day.

Weekend appointments will be canceled if not scheduled by 10am the day of the appointment.

Drop-In Online Writing Information

In addition to the real-time online writing appointments, the Online Writing Tutoring Center is available on the student portal. After logging in to My Bucks, select "Tutoring Center" from the Student Support and Services tab and click on "Online Writing Tutoring Center" to enter our Canvas space. From here, you can meet with a writing tutor about quick questions, like citation and grammar, using Scribblar. A tutor will monitor the space as available on business days. If a tutor steps away for a moment, a link to the Ask a Tutor Form will be available for a student to ask the question in the tutor's absence.

 

Online Math Schedule


Please call 215-968-8044 to request a Real-Time Online Tutoring appointment for Math, click on Schedule Appointment; or submit an Tutoring Appointment Request.  Please note that all appointments must be scheduled in advance.

Days
Times
Math Courses Tutored
TBA TBA

TBA

     
     

Appointments available by request.  Please call during the Newtown Center hours.

Weekday appointments must be scheduled by 10am the same day.

Weekend appointments must be scheduled by 3pm Thursday.

 

 

Drop-In Online Math and Physics Information

Please note:  Drop-In Online Math and Physics tutoring will not be offered in the Spring 2014 semester.  Please see the information above for Real-Time appointments.

In addition to the real-time online math appointments, the Online Tutoring Center is available on the student portal. After logging in to My Bucks, select "Tutoring Center" from the Student Support and Services tab and click on "Online Math and Physics Tutoring Center" to enter our Canvas space. From here, you can check the online tutor schedule and meet with a math tutor about quick questions using Scribblar.

Online French Schedule


Please call 215-968-8044 to request a Real-Time Online Tutoring appointment for French, click on Schedule Appointment; or submit an Tutoring Appointment Request.  Please note that all appointments must be scheduled in advance.

Days
Times
French Courses Tutored
By Request By Request 

 All Levels

Additional appointments available by request. 

Weekday appointments must be scheduled by 10am the same day.

Sunday appointments must be scheduled by 10am the day of the appointment.

 

Online Spanish Schedule

Days
Times
Spanish Courses Tutored
Mondays
(Starting 1/27 until 2/10)
6:00pm-10:00pm 

 All Levels

Thursdays
(Starting 1/30 until 2/13)
9:00am-1:00pm

 All Levels 

Weekday evening appointments must be scheduled by 10am the same day.

Weekday morning appointments must be scheduled by 5pm the day before.

Additional appointments will be available by request after 2/13. 

 

 

Online Effective Speaking Schedule


Please call 215-968-8044 to request a Real-Time Online Tutoring appointment for Effective Speaking, click on Schedule Appointment; or submit an Tutoring Appointment Request.  Please note that all appointments must be scheduled in advance.

Real-Time Online Tutoring starts on Monday, 1/27/14.

Days
Times
Effective Speaking Courses Tutored
Sundays  7:00pm-9:00pm

 COMM 105, 110, 111, and 230

Tuesdays  7:00pm-9:00pm  COMM 105, 110, 111, and 230
     

Additional appointments available by request. 

Weekday appointments must be scheduled by 10am the same day.

Sunday appointments must be scheduled by 10am the day of the appointment.

 

Thank you for using our online tutoring service!