Math, Writing and Subject Tutoring
CASA is proud to offer many tutoring options for Framingham State undergraduate and graduate students. All tutoring services are included in your tuition and fees.
During the Spring 2021 semester, all CASA tutoring will take place remotely through Blackboard Collaborate. Schedules and links to the Blackboard Collaborate sessions are below.
CASA works with academic departments to secure tutors based on need. Students wishing to request a new subject tutor, or alternative tutoring times, should contact Ally Chisholm (firstname.lastname@example.org).CASA math and writing tutoring will begin Wednesday, January 27th. Subject tutoring and ASPT will begin the week of February 1st.
During the fall and spring semesters, professional math tutors are available during the following hours:
All math tutoring will be offered remotely through Blackboard Collaborate. No appointment is necessary to work with a math tutor.
During the fall and spring semesters, professional writing tutors are available during the following hours:
Students should sign up for writing tutor appointments through Starfish. Instructions on how to sign up for an appointment can be found here: Starfish Appointments.
Before your appointment, please send a copy of your paper and your assignment to email@example.com.
Click here to join the Blackboard Collaborate Writing Room at your scheduled appointment time.
Subject tutors are students of junior or senior standing who are recommended by faculty to be tutors. During the fall and spring semesters, subject tutors are available 4-10 hours a week for many areas including: accounting, biology, chemistry, computer science, earth science and physics, food and nutrition, business and economics, geography, history, logic, philosophy, research methods/SPSS for sociology and psychology, Spanish.
During the Spring 2021 semester, all subject tutoring will be offered remotely through Blackboard Collaborate. See below for schedule and room links. Check back often, as new tutors and hours are added during the first few weeks of school.
Spring subject tutoring will begin Monday, February 1st.
|Subject/Tutor||Schedule||Link to tutoring room|
|Accounting/Economics with Jacob|
|accounting tutoring room|
|Accounting with Hanane||Thursdays 6:00-9:00pm||accounting tutoring room|
|Psychology/RM with Brian||Mondays 1:30-3:30pm|
|psychology tutoring room|
|Biology with Amanda||Tuesdays 5:30-7:30pm|
|biology tutoring room|
|Chemistry with Kristin||Tuesdays 9:00-10:30am|
|chemistry tutoring room|
|Chemistry with Madison||Monday 2:30-4:30pm|
|chemistry tutoring room|
|Computer Science with Spencer||Tuesdays 1:30pm-5:00pm|
|computer science room|
|Physics with George||Sunday 6:00-9:00pm||physics/math room|
|Fashion with Ashley||Mondays 2:30-4:30pm|
|fashion tutoring room|
CASA works with academic departments to secure tutors based on need. Students wishing to request a new subject tutor, or alternative tutoring times, should contact Ally Chisholm (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Academic Strategy Peer Tutoring (ASPT) program is specifically designed to help new students navigate the transition from high school to college. Academic Strategy Peer Tutors serve as academic mentors and role models and work with students throughout the semester to develop academic skills including: study skills, time management strategies, note taking skills, and test taking strategies.
While the ASPT program largely supports first-year students, any student can choose to work with an ASPT. No appointment is necessary to work with an ASPT.
|Mondays||11:30am-12:30pm||Gabby and Alyssa|
|7:00-8:30pm||Kate and Jenna|
|Wednesdays||10:30am-11:30pm||Gabby and Alyssa|
|Fridays||10:30am-12:30pm||Gabby and Alyssa|
Students wishing to work individually with an ASPT should contact Ally Chisholm (email@example.com).
Framingham State has partnered with ThinkingStorm to provide free online tutoring to our students. ThinkingStorm is open every day for online tutoring, which includes on-demand, appointment-based, and submission-based support. To receive tutoring help, simply access online tutoring through the link on your Framingham State University Blackboard page. You can then follow the directions on-screen to connect with a live tutor, submit a document to the online Writing Center, or schedule a virtual tutoring appointment.
If you are enrolled in a math class with an associated Math Emporium section, please see below for the schedule and links to the Blackboard Collaborate Emporium rooms.
|Class/Instructor||Math Emporium Time||Math Emporium Link|
|MATH 110-11H Sedlock||Mondays 4:30-6:20||MATH 110 Emporium|
|STAT 107-013 Saggese||Tuesdays 10:30-12:20||STAT 107 Emporium|
|Tuesdays 12:30-2:20||MATH 123 Emporium|
|STAT 117-012 Krul||Tuesdays 4:30-6:20||STAT 117 Emporium|
STAT 117-014 STAT 117-015 Page
|Wednesdays 4:30-6:20||STAT 117 Emporium|
MATH 105-011 MATH 105-012 Mabrouk
|Thursdays 4:30-6:20||MATH 105 Emporium|
|MATH 123-011 Atchison||Friday 12:30-2:20||MATH 123 Emporium|
Tutoring is an outstanding way for students to become involved in the Framingham State community. Any student interested in becoming a subject tutor or an Academic Strategy Peer Tutor (ASPT) should fill out the tutoring application. Excellent academic standing, a faculty recommendation, and an interview are required.