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Tutoring



Longview - Academic Tutoring

Office Hours:

Monday – Thursday:
9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
CLOSED FRIDAYS

 

Location:

Learning Resource Building, 2nd Floor

For more information, please contact: 816.604.2205

Academic Tutoring 

Tutoring is available to assist students with content specific information and is available for many of the subjects taught on campus. Tutoring has two areas of specialization, Math and Writing in which students can receive full walk in service within the hours of operation. All other subjects are appointment based.

Math – (Math Lab)

Math tutoring is intended to supplement classroom instruction by allowing students opportunities to ask questions and receive feedback. All levels of mathematic courses are supported to include computerized instruction and in-person instruction. In addition, all tutoring spaces may be used as study areas. Bring the textbook and class notes to make the experience more beneficial. 

 

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Hours:

Monday –Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Closed during Summer Semester)

Location:

Learning Resource Building, 2nd Floor – LR225 

For more information, please contact: 816.604-2206 (Math Learning Specialist)

 

Writing – (Writing Studio)

Writing tutoring is intended to supplement classroom instruction and to be a place to ask questions. Writing tutoring is provided for all writing assignments regardless of academic discipline. The writing studio aims to not only meet student’s immediate writing needs; they also look at multiple layers of the writing process, such as brainstorming, idea development, organizing/structuring writing, paragraphing, sentence style, and grammar/punctuation. In addition, all tutoring spaces may be used as study areas.

The Writing Studio also provides online writing tutoring. Specifically, students can email papers or ideas for papers to the following address, lv.writingstudio@mcckc.edu, to get feedback. We reply in letter format within 24 hours of our business hours, yet we do request that students use their student emails when communicating with us.

Additionally, we have some live online tutoring options available via Google Hangout at the following times:

Tuesdays: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Thursdays: 3 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Students must request a 30 minute appointment 24 hours ahead via lv.writingstudio@mcckc.edu, and then we will send back confirmation of the appointment as well as instructions for how to access Google Hangout.

Hours:

Monday –Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Closed during Summer Semester)

Location:

Learning Resource Building, 2nd Floor – LR 220

For more information, please contact: 816.604-2208 (Writing Learning Specialist)

 

Other Subjects

Subject specific tutoring varies by semester. However, we will attempt to find a tutor to assist you with any of your academic coursework.

 

Tutoring is available for the following subjects (see other subjects tab for more information): 

Social Sciences

  • History
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Art History
  • Philosophy 100, 200, 203

 

General Sciences

  • Anatomy/Physiology/Microbiology
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics

 

Other Subjects

  • Accounting I 
  • CSIS 115
  • GEOG 113
  • GEOL 101
  • French
  • Spanish
  • POL 135, 136
  • SPDR

 

Learning Center Hours:

Monday –Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Closed during Summer Semester)

Location:

Learning Resource Building, 2nd Floor  

For more information, please contact: 816.604.2205

 

Online

The Writing Studio also offers online assistance for writing and questions about writing. Using a student email account, email the Longview Writing Studio at lv.writingstudio@mcckc.edu.  Please provide the written work/writing question and the assignment sheet for the class you are requesting assistance. Typically, a writing tutor will respond within 24 hours of your request.

Last Modified: 10/5/16