Libraries in Westchester County launched a new program that offers students of all ages live, one-to-one help from professional tutors online. Any Westchester resident with a library card can access Tutor.com’s Learning Suite from any computer or mobile device connected to the Internet.
The Tutor.com Learning Suite, a service of The Princeton Review, combines on-demand, real-time tutoring with several self-study tools to create a robust, personalized learning or job search experience. The live, online tutoring and job search support is available 7 days a week from 3 pm – 10 pm. Many other features such as The Princeton Review’s SAT/ACT Essentials Test Prep are available 24/7.
“This program is individualized to help every student be successful in school, whether the child is an honor student tackling new concepts or an English language learning student who needs help developing his or her reading and writing skills,” says Terry Kirchner, Executive Director of WLS. “In addition, it offers job seekers live, one-to-one help from professional career tutors online. “
Students of all ages and job seekers can find the help they need with Tutor.com. It has a network of over 3,000 professional academic and career tutors who are ready to help with just about any question you may have. The self-study tools provide additional modes of support that are available 24/7.
Students in kindergarten through second-year college students as well as adult learners can get help with homework, test preparation, skills and concepts they are learning in class as well as Advanced Placement® test preparation and college entrance exams. Subjects include math, science, English, Spanish, social studies, ACT®/SAT®, GED®/HiSET®, Microsoft® Office and writing.
Adults or Students working on essays, book reports, short stories, college/scholarship application essays, résumés and cover letter or tough math problems can drop-off their document or problem for an overnight review to receive detailed guidance and explanations.
SAT/ACT Essentials from The Princeton Review’s self-study modules are available to help prepare for the SAT or ACT. SAT/ACT Essentials includes full-length practice tests, a diagnostic score report, supporting video lessons and practice drills and college application advice. Get the edge you need to achieve your college dream.
Students preparing for an end-of-chapter test, a final exam or standardized test can use Tutor.com’s Practice Quizzes to assess their knowledge on over 100 areas in math, science and social studies.
The Tutor.com SkillsCenter Resource Library provides 24/7 access to thousands of educationally sound resources. Students can watch instructional videos, download practice worksheets, customize their own flashcards for studying and get test taking tips and much more. Job seekers have access to résumé templates, job search websites and career advice.
Work one-to-one with professional job search coaches in a supportive and encouraging environment for help with job searching, online applications, resume writing, interview preparation and much more. This service is easy to use and coaches are experienced in working with job seekers at all levels.
The Princeton Review is not affiliated with Princeton University. To access Tutor.com visit www.tutor.com/westchester or your local Westchester Library website.