Live Homework Help
Open every day from 1:00 to 10:00 p.m., the Live Homework Helpprogram connects students with qualified tutors for free, online helpwith school assignments.
Tutoring is available--in English and Spanish--in four contentareas: math, science, social studies, and English. Tutors do notprovide answers to questions or problems, but rather guide students tofind answers for themselves. Students can use Live Homework Help asoften as they like.
A non-Mac computer connected to the internet, along with a San DiegoPublic Library card and PIN number are all that's required to accessthe service. (To obtain a library card and PIN, visit any library branch location .) Optionally, the service may be accessed from city libraries without entering a library card number.
Enter the requested information and you will be connected to a tutor. Easy!
Frequently Asked Questions
How are tutors selected?
Live Homework Help tutors successfully complete a comprehensiveapplication process, which includes submitting a resume, teachingexperience and teaching samples. Tutors must complete a third-partybackground check (students’ credentials are confirmed by theiruniversity) and receive certification through the Tutor.com TrainingProgram.
How successful is this program?
Students who use Live Homework Help report they are gainingconfidence, completing their assignments and even improving theirgrades. An overwhelming 95% of students who have used the tutorialservice say they would recommend Live Homework Help to a friend!
Where do I call for more information?
For more information about Live Homework Help, contact the San Diego Public Library at (619) 236-5838.
This program is a joint effort between the San Diego Public Library,San Diego Unified School District and community partners, includingbusinesses and individual contributors.