Students, including adult students, can receive free homework assistance at several Hennepin County libraries and online. Anyone can access “Homework Rescue,” which provides one-to-one homework help in English and Spanish 1-11 p.m. seven days a week at http://www.hclib.org/pub/info/homework.cfm.
Trained tutors will help adults with their college or GED homework assignments at new “Adult Homework Help” sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Hennepin County Library – Sumner in Minneapolis.
“Homework Hub,” free homework help sessions for kindergarten-grade 12, is offered on a drop-in basis at nine Hennepin County libraries.
Catalyst math tutors — math teachers, mechanical engineers, and advanced math degree students — will assist students of all ages with their math assignments March – May at Hennepin County Library – Hosmer in Minneapolis.
Links to homework tools also are provided on the Hennepin County Library website’s KidLinks and TeenLinks pages (http://www.hclib.org/kids/homework/ and http://www.hclib.org/teens/DoYourHomework.cfm ).
Homework Rescue Online Tutoring
Get help with your homework online including math and science. Submit your writing and receive expert assistance. Homework Rescue Online Tutoring is available in the library or from home with your Hennepin County Library Card. Take practice tests or receive live test tutoring. For students in grades 3-12 as well as adult learners.
A demonstration of Homework Rescue Online Tutoring is available. English and Spanish speaking tutors available. Homework Rescue Online Tutoring via Brainfuse is made possible by the Metropolitan Library Service Agency (MELSA). Click here for a general Homework Rescue flyer.
Adult Homework Help
Thursdays, Jan. 27-Feb. 24, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Tuesdays, Feb. 1-22, 3:30–7:30 p.m.
Trained volunteer tutors will help adults with college or GED homework assignments. Also open to adults working to improve their English skills in preparation for college.
Homework Hub at the Library
Free tutors for K-12 students; no advance sign-up needed.
Due to building renovations Homework Hub will not be offered at Northeast or Nokomis libraries this session.
· Tutoring offered Jan. 4-May 13. Closed on Fridays and Saturdays
· Spring Break: Brookdale, East Lake, Franklin, Hosmer, Minneapolis Central, North Regional, and Sumner closed March 21-25. Augsburg Park and Hopkins closed March 27-April 2.
Homework Hub is made possible by the Library Foundation of Hennepin County with additional support from local Friends of the Library groups.
Catalyst Math Tutors
Tuesdays, March 1-May 31, 6–8 p.m.
Thursdays, March 3-May 26, 6–8 p.m.
Kindergarten and up. Need help in math? Catalyst math tutors give free help to people of all ages and math abilities. The tutors are math teachers, mechanical engineers and advanced math degree students.
For more information: www.hclib.org
HENNEPIN COUNTY LIBRARY: NOURISHING MINDS, TRANSFORMING LIVES, BUILDING COMMUNITY TOGETHER
Hennepin County Library is nationally recognized as one of the top libraries in the United States. The 41-library system serves 1.2 million residents in Hennepin County and offers about 5 million books, CDs, DVDs, electronic resources, and other items in more than 40 languages, and 1,775 public computers. Last year, there were an estimated 5.6 million in-person visits to Hennepin County libraries and an estimated 15.6 million visits to Hennepin County Library’s website, www.hclib.org Library customers checked out about 17 million items and asked more than 900,000 reference questions. More than 2500 volunteers contributed more than 86,000 hours of service to Hennepin County Library in 2009. The library is a service of Hennepin County.