Yes, check out our Math Tools - https://library.georgiancollege.ca/math_centre/tools resources.
Yes, you can! We now have drop-in math support by WebEx. Or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us your name, student number, email, program, and course you need help in. Here’s a special bonus. Dan, our math technologist, is creating screencasts. Check them out.
Book an appointment with the Tutoring Advisor to review your tutoring needs. If it is determined that tutoring is needed, you will be matched with a tutor within five (5) business days.
Of course! Tutoring is available online. Just make sure to consider your time zone if you're not local and that of your tutor to make sure you don’t miss an appointment. Here’s a time zone converter to help with matching times.
If you are eligible for tutoring, you can receive one hour per week. Tutoring is not available in the first or last week of the semester.
You and the tutor determine the best method that works for both of you. Some options are listed below. To learn more about an online platform, check out their website.
No. Tutors are not allowed to assist you with your assignment or assessment (test, exam, etc.). Tutors are required to report academic misconduct to their Academic Success team lead. Review Georgian’s regulation on academic integrity for further information.
Tutors will coach you using tips and strategies to improve and build your learning and study skills. Each tutoring session will have specific and realistic goals that you help create.
Tutors must always adhere to Georgian’s academic integrity philosophy.
Here are a few resources that our tutors recommend - https://library.georgiancollege.ca/tutoring/resources
Also, check your Blackboard course shells. Your professors will identify resources that you can access.
If you are interested in becoming a tutor, check out the tutor job description for more information
If you choose to hire a tutor not from the college, make sure you negotiate a contract. The contract should include how many hours of tutoring, pay rate, how long each tutoring session is, start and end date of contract, etc. Don’t forget that you are responsible to maintain the academic integrity of your work.
You can submit a paper for feedback. Our writing technologists will review up to 30% of your paper and provide feedback within 3 business days. Tell us your name, student number, email, and program.
You can also contact the Writing Centre via email – email@example.com - Tell us your name, student number, program, and what type of help you need, for example, APA, writing technique, flow, clarity, transitions etc. Appointments are approximately 30 minutes and you can book 1 per day.
Use our APA Citing guide to help.
Absolutely, use our planning templates to help you get organized with due dates and any reading you need to do. Organization and time management are key to being successful in an online course. https://library.georgiancollege.ca/study_skills/planningvideos
More information on study skills can be found on The Learning Portal's Study Skills hub
No, tutoring is free to Georgian students.
This is a new experience for everyone – professors and students. Have you considered other student services? Perhaps contact firstname.lastname@example.org or your student advisor. In the meantime, don’t forget to take care of yourself. There are many mental health and wellness services available to students.