St. Amant Middle News
The State Library of Louisiana offers FREE online tutoring to K - Grade 12 Louisiana residents, funded through a BroadbandUSA grant through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act,
One-on-one help from a live, qualified tutor can be accessed from a Louisiana public library or from a home computer by going to www.homeworkla.org. Tutors are available Sunday through Thursday 2 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Over 1,800 tutors (certified teachers, professors, graduate school students, university students, and professionals who are experts in their fields, all background checked through third-party security) offer academic help in math, science, social studies, and English.
The Online Classroom includes real-time chat, an interactive whiteboard, drag and drop math tools, commonly used equations, graphing paper and much more. The ProofPoint™ Real-Time Writing Center enables students to upload documents to receive a live review, edits, and writing strategy assistance.
Students who have used the free service report increased confidence, ability to complete homework assignments better, and improved grades.