Did you know that Excelsior offers free online tutoring? Would you like to learn more about how it works? Check out this brief video from Smarthinking. The video was produced mainly as a resource for advisors and faculty, but it’s a great introduction for students, too. In under four minutes, you will learn about the benefits and effectiveness of tutoring, the available subjects, and tutor qualifications and strategies. You will also see a demonstration of the Smarthinking portal and the different options for working with tutors.
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Tutoring is available in a variety of subjects, but we find that many Excelsior students are especially interested in extra help with college writing and mathematics. We have also found that students who take advantage of free tutoring from Smarthinking tend to earn better assignment and course grades. Learn more and register now!