The Alameda Free Library offers
two free services to help students get through their homework:
Homework Coaching at the library for students in grades K-5:
Free homework coaching on all subjects is available on a first-come-first serve basis after school Monday through Friday 3:30 to 5:00 (excluding school and library holidays).
The homework coaching is available in all subject areas and is provided by High School students for children in grades K- 5.
Homework coaching begins Monday, Oct 7th, 2013 through May 2nd, 2014
Reservations not required.
Call 747-7713 for more information.
Online tutoring for students in grades K-12 (all you need is a library card)
If fractions have you flummoxed, algebra makes you allergic or long division leaves you dazed, the Alameda Free Library can help. Online Live Homework Help connects students with qualified, experienced tutors, via the Internet. Students and tutors can engage in a controlled chat session, work on an interactive white board, share educational Web sites and send files back and forth for a rewarding learning experience.In addition to math tutors, Live Homework Help also has tutors available to help with general science, social studies, and English homework assignments. Live Homework Help is available seven days a week from 1 to 10 p.m. in English and Spanish. To access the program, students should have their Alameda Free Library card ready and click on this link: Live Homework Help