TutaPoint Online Education Blog
Posted By Ryan Duques
Online tutoring is a perfect resource for libraries to add. The affordable service allows libraries to further expand the information resources it offers to its patrons and meets the community’s goals of increasing student achievement.
On-Demand Online Tutoring at the Library Services like TutaPoint.com’s on-demand online tutoring provide a dedicated tutoring terminal, which allows libraries to have a live tutor standing by to help students anytime the library chooses to offer the service. Patrons can log-in in remotely to reserve their session, or schedule it on the terminal at the library.
Online Tutoring Means Quality Instruction
TutaPoint.com’s online tutors are subject matter experts based in the United States. Each tutor undergoes an extensive screening processes that includes a background check and requires previous tutoring experience. While most of the sessions for for online math tutoring, other subjects include online science tutoring, online language arts tutoring and online world language tutoring. All sessions are held in the enhanced online learning environment, complete with audio, video, whiteboard, and chat.
Is Online Tutoring for Libraries Affordable?
Adding online tutoring to your library is affordable. For about the cost of a computer, libraries are provided with an online tutoring terminal loaded with 75 hours of online tutoring.
How Can a Library Add Online Tutoring?
Adding online tutoring to your library is easy. Simply contact TutaPoint.com by clicking here. The professional staff will provide you with the information your library needs, including information for your library board and community constituents. When you’ve decided to add this education resource for your patrons, TutaPoint.com will deliver and install your computer and provide staff training.
Are Grants Available? Grant Money for Tutoring
Yes, many libraries receive regional or local grants to provide online tutoring to the community. These grants often come from a local foundation, PTO / PTA, Newcomers Club, etc. TutaPoint.com will work with your library to help identify if your library can qualify for a grant to provide tutoring.
Benefits of Adding Online Tutors to the Library
§ Increased Young Adult Library Usage
§ Easy Service to Provide, No Staff Resources Required to Deploy
§ Provide Educational Support Access
§ Increase Student Achievement
§ Makes Library The Community Hub
§ Demonstrates Library’s Commitment to Meeting Community Needs