Advising Related Information & Massasoit Specific Sites

Business & Accounting Related Sites        ^ top

  • Khan Academy 
    http://www.khanacademy.org/ 
    An online tutoring “classroom” in content areas such as math, calculus, history, chemistry, biology, and economics
  • eTutoring
    www.etutoring.org
    Massasoit Community College’s online tutoring service in collaboration with Connecticut Distance Learning consortium (student username and password required)

DisAbility Related Sites        ^ top

  • PepNet 
    www.pepnet.org
    Provides informational resources and online training for tutors who are working with deaf and hearing impaired students
  • Heath Resource Center 
    http://www.heath.gwu.edu 
    Modules link on the Heath Resource Center website offers online information regarding postsecondary education for students with disabilities

Math Related Sites        ^ top

  • Massasoit Community College’s official Math Department webpage 
    http://www.massasoit.edu/academics/academic-departments/science-mathematics/mathematics/index 
    Includes faculty web pages, prerequisites for math courses, course outcomes for each math course, sample syllabi, Accuplacer (math placement test) review packet, and Math Team information
  • eTutoring
    www.etutoring.org
    Massasoit Community College’s online tutoring service in collaboration with Connecticut Distance Learning consortium (student username and password required)
  • Khan Academy 
    http://www.khanacademy.org/ 
    An online tutoring “classroom” in content areas such as math, calculus, history, chemistry, biology, and economics
  • Prentice Hall’s Graphing Calculator Site
    http://www.prenhall.com/divisions/esm/app/calc_v2/index.html 
    Very helpful graphing calculator site for the TI 82, 83, 85, 86, 89, 92; Searchable index by topic/feature name
  • SOS Math
    http://www.sosmath.com/ 
    Free resource for math review material from Algebra to Differential Equations
  • The Math Forum at Drexel University
    http://www.mathforum.com/ 
    Offers a wealth of problems and puzzles; online mentoring; research; team problem solving; collaborations; and professional development;“Students have fun and learn a lot. Educators share ideas and acquire new skills.”
  • WolphramAlpha
    http://www.wolframalpha.com/ 
    Computational knowledge engine that draws on multiple sources to answer user queries directly; enter your question or calculation and Wolfram | Alpha uses its built-in algorithms and a growing collection of data to compute the answer
  • Calc101.com Automatic Calculus and Algebra Help
    http://calc101.com/ 
    Resources include: automatic calculus help on the web for free; free derivatives, free graphs, free steps
  • Sparknotes for Math
    http://www.sparknotes.com/math/ 
    Short overviews of Math topics from arithmetic to Calculus
  • SureMath
    http://www.hawaii.edu/suremath/intro_algebra.html 
    Problem solving in all subjects that use mathematics for problem solving; Algebra, Physics, Chemistry etc…from grade school to grad school and beyond; online graphing calculator.
    (Note: there are some controversial opinions expressed here about math education but there are also some good resources)
  • DMOZ Open Directory Project
    http://www.dmoz.org/Science/Math/ 
    An archive of open source math content and a listing of math related chat forums
  • Math.com
    http://math.com/ 
    “The World of Math Online”; overview lessons of basic math topics; interactive measurement converters and calculators for probability, trigonometry, and finance calculations; an online store with math related books, DVD’s, videos, and texts;
  • American Math Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC)
    http://www.amatyc.org/ 
    Information about AMATYC’s national organization for math educators and student math league participants at two year colleges
  • New England Math Association of Two-Year Colleges (NEMATYC)
    http://nematyc.org/ 
    Information about NEMATYC (a local affiliate organization of AMATYC) and student math league practice materials

Multi-Discipline Sites        ^ top

  • Khan Academy
    http://www.khanacademy.org/ 
    An online tutoring “classroom” in content areas such as math, calculus, history, chemistry, biology, and economics
  • Massasoit Library Guides by subject matter
    http://massasoit.mass.libguides.com/index.php 
    Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly Massasoit librarians; Not just English!  Nursing, economics, biology, etc!
  • eTutoring
    www.etutoring.org
    Massasoit Community College’s online tutoring service in collaboration with Connecticut Distance Learning consortium (student username and password required)
  • Youtube
    http://www.youtube.com/
    Search video archives for free educational videos

Professional Organizations for Tutors

  • College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA)
    http://www.crla.net/
  • National Tutoring Association (NTA)
    http://www.ntatutor.com/
  • The Association for the Tutoring Profession(ATP)
    http://www.myatp.org/
  • National College Learning Center Association(NCLCA)
    http://www.nclca.org/
  • National Association for Developmental Education (NADE)
    http://www.nade.net/
  • New England Peer Tutoring Association (NEPTA)
    Organization does not currently have a website – see your coordinator for information about this organization
  • New England Writing Center Association (NEWCA)
    Organization does not currently have a website – see the coordinator of the Writing Center for information about this organization

Research Related Sites        ^ top

  • Massasoit Library Guides by subject matter
    http://massasoit.mass.libguides.com/index.php 
    Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly Massasoit librarians; Not just English!  Nursing, economics, biology, etc!
  • eTutoring
    www.etutoring.org
    Massasoit Community College’s online tutoring service in collaboration with Connecticut Distance Learning consortium(student username and password required)

Science Related Sites        ^ top

Social Science Related Sites        ^ top
Resources needed! – Please contribute your ideas

Study Skills Related Sites        ^ top

Universal Design Related Sites        ^ top

Writing Related Sites        ^ top

  • eTutoring
    www.etutoring.org
    Massasoit Community College’s online tutoring service in collaboration with Connecticut Distance Learning consortium (student username and password required)
  • Grammar Girl
    http://grammar.quickanddirtytips.com/ 
    Fun grammar tips, grammar explained more conversationally
  • Citation Machine and Easybib  (among others)
    http://citationmachine.net/ ; http://www.easybib.com/ 
    Provides the correct MLA or APA citation given that the user provides the proper information
  • Bedford St. Marten’s Rules for Writers
    http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/rules6e
    Provides Model MLA papers, many grammar exercises and rules, etc.
  • Capital Community College Grammar Website
    http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/GRAMMAR/index.htm 
    Provides handouts and grammar guides
  • Massasoit Library Guides by subject matter
    http://massasoit.mass.libguides.com/index.php 
    Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly Massasoit librarians; Not just English!  Nursing, economics, biology, etc!
  • Grammarbook
    www.grammarbook.com 
    A quick reference/study guide site for editing, writing, and the rules of grammar and punctuation; In addition, grammar, punctuation,and capitalization exercises are provided for student practice
  • The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
    https://owl.english.purdue.edu/ 
    Offers over 200 free resources on topics such as Writing and Teaching Writing, Research, Grammarand Mechanics, Style Guides, ESL (English as a Second Language), Job Search and Professional Writing
  • Dave’s ESL Café
    http://daveseslcafe.com/ 
    Student, teacher, and teacher-training forums; international job board; ESL links; lessons and quizzes for learning for idioms, puns, slang, grammar and pronunciation
  • Bartleby.com
    http://bartleby.com/ 
    Provides unlimited access to literature, reference, and poetry books and information on the web, free of charge
  •  AllWords.com
    http://www.allwords.com/ 
    An English Dictionary with Multi-Lingual Search; games, puzzles, and links for word lovers