Student Resources - Smarthinking™ - Augusta Technical College

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Smarthinking™

SmarthinkingTM is an online tutoring service for students taking online classes. Students in hybrid and web-enhanced classes should continue to use the Success Center.

Tutoring Subjects

Math, Anatomy, Accounting, Computers, Paragraph Writing, Essay Writing, Grammar, Chemistry, Literature, Economics

Online students are provided 3 hours of tutoring. The link to SmarthinkingTM  is in each online class in Blackboard. Students who use the 3 hours may contact Cameron Bentley (cbentley@augustatech.edu) for more hours. Additional hours will be provided if the student’s hours were used for tutoring in an online class and the school limit has not been reached.

Features

  1. App - use the app to submit papers, retrieve returned papers, participate in live tutoring sessions, and submit offline questions

  2. Manage Account - set up text messaging alerts for returned papers and answers, see how many minutes are left in your account

  3. Drop-In Tutoring - get help within minutes by posting math problems, English sentences, A&P notes, etc. on a whiteboard to go over with a tutor
  4. Writing Center - Submit an essay or a paragraph for feedback. Allow 48 hours per submission.
  5. Writing Practice - Practice using a provided topic. The response is automatically graded.
  6. Scheduled tutoring sessions – Make an appointment at least 2 days in advance to have an audio or video tutoring session.


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