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Spring 2021 - Final Exam Week

Remote drop-in tutoring is available during Final Exams week but the hours have changed. Please check the drop-in tutoring schedule below for new hours.

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STAR NY Tutoring also available

In addition to our Brockport tutors, STAR NY remains open for online math tutoring Sundays through Thursdays 7pm-Midnight.  Click "request a tutor" and log on with your Brockport netID and password.

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Spring 2021

Remote Drop-in Tutoring (All MTH Courses)

Remote drop-in tutoring does not require an appointment and is available:

Finals Week Schedule:

Monday, May 17: 8-11 am , 12-2 pm, 3-6 pm

Tuesday, May 18: 8 am - 3 pm

Wednesday, May 19: 8 am - 3 pm

Thursday, May 20: 1-4 pm

Click here to join the drop-in session

 

One-on-one Tutoring (by appointment)

Course Tutors
MTH 11o Intro Math  Jordan A.

Eva B.

Marcella E.

Emily H.

Michele I.

Lisa P.

Elizabeth W.

Lindsay W.

Ethan Z.

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MTH 111 College Algebra / MTH 112 College Math Jordan A.

Eva B.

Irving B.

Marcella E.

Emily H.

Michele I.

Tanner M.

Lisa P.

Chris V.

Elizabeth W.

Lindsay W.

Ethan Z.

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MTH 113/114 Math for Elementary Teachers Marisa M.

Lindsay W.

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MTH 122 Pre-Calculus

Jordan A.

Eva B.

Irving B.

Marcella E.

Emily H.

Michele I.

Tanner M.

Lisa P.

Chris V.

Elizabeth W.

Lindsay W.

Ethan Z.

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MTH 201 Calculus I Jordan A.

Eva B.

Irving B.

Marcella E.

Emily H.

Michele I.

Tanner M.

Lisa P.

Matthew T.

Chris V.

Elizabeth W.

Lindsay W.

Nicole Z.

Ethan Z.

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Request an In-person Appointment

MTH 202/203 Calculus II & III Jordan A.

Eva B.

Irving B.

Emily H.

Michele I.

Tanner M.

Lisa P.

Matthew T.

Elizabeth W.

Ethan Z.

Nicole Z.

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Request an In-person Appointment

MTH 221 Business Calculus Jordan A.

Eva B.

Irving B.

Marcella E.

Emily H.

Michele I.

Tanner M.

Lisa P.

Elizabeth W.

Ethan Z.

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Request an In-person Appointment

MTH 243 Elem. Statistics / MTH 244 Business Statistics

Irving B.

Lisa P.

Matthew T.

Lindsay W.

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MTH 255 Ord. Diff. Equations

Jordan A.

Eva B.

Emily H.

Nicole Z.

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MTH 281 Discrete Math I

Eva B.

Irving B.

Emily H.

Michele I.

Tanner M.

Lisa P.

Matthew T.

Chris V.

Elizabeth W.

Ethan Z.

Nicole Z.

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MTH 324 Linear Algebra

Jordan A.

Irving B.

Lisa P.

Matthew T.

Elizabeth W.

Ethan Z.

Nicole Z.

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MTH 346 Prob & Stat I

Eva B.

Irving B.

Emily H.

Lisa P.

Matthew T.

Elizabeth W.

Ethan Z.

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MTH 425 Modern Algebra

Eva B.

Irving B.

Tanner M.

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MTH 442/542 Stat Computing

Matthew T.
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MTH 446/546 Prob & Stat II

Irving B.

Matthew T.

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MTH 457 Real Analysis

Eva B.

Irving B.

Michele I.

Marisa M.

Tanner M.

Lisa P.

Matthew T.

Chris V.

Elizabeth W.

Ethan Z.

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MTH 481 Discrete Math II

Irving B.

Emily H.

Tanner M.

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MTH 641 Math Statistics

Tanner M.
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What modes of tutoring are available?

Please read carefully to select the option that is appropriate for you.

1. One-on-one Remote (online) Tutoring (ASC)

One-on-one remote ASC tutoring is conducted using Microsoft Teams. To schedule a remote tutoring appointment:

  1. Go to ASC Content Tutoring in EagleSUCCESS.
  2. Click on the tutor’s name you would like to work with (see specific course above to see a list of available tutors).
  3. Click Schedule Appointment.
  4. Select ASC Content Tutoring then choose 1 hour appointment or 30 minute appointment.
  5. Choose an available appointment time. Please select the Course you would like help with and include a brief message about the topic or assignment you would like to work on.

Your tutor will reach out to you through Microsoft Teams at the time of your scheduled appointment. You must log into MS Teams using your Brockport ID shortly before the start of your appointment. Click here to sign in to the Teams web app or download the desktop app. If using the web app, please make sure you are using Google Chrome as your browser.

If no tutors are listed for a particular course, you can submit a Tutor Request Form to request tutoring for that course. 

2. One-on-one Remote Tutoring (STAR-NY)

STAR-NY tutors are available on a first-come, first-served basis and are available Sundays through Thursdays from 7:00-11:59 p.m.
Go to STAR-NY online tutoring, click "request a tutor" and login using your netID and password.

3. Drop-in Remote Tutoring

For certain high-demand courses ASC Tutoring provides drop-in remote tutoring. You may join the session at the designated time to meet with a tutor remotely without making an appointment. Select a course above to see if Drop-in Tutoring is available for that specific course.

4. In-person Tutoring

Limited in-person tutoring is available by appointment only. All in-person tutoring appointments must be scheduled by a tutoring staff member. To request an in-person tutoring appointment submit a Tutor Request Form. If in-person tutoring is available a tutoring staff member will schedule an appointment for you. If in-person tutoring is not currently available, you will be notified by email.

All in-person tutoring takes place at the Academic Success Center located in the Albert W. Brown building. In-person tutoring sessions are held in accordance with the College’s COVID-19 Social Distancing and Face Covering Policy. As such, there may be an extended wait for in-person appointments. To receive help faster, try remote tutoring.

 

To view a list of our current Math tutors visit Math Tutors.

What does the math tutoring program do?

The math tutoring program is designed to assist Brockport students who need extra help with course work related to mathematics.  Students enrolled in math, statistics, science, or any other courses involving mathematics are welcome to drop in for math tutoring whenever questions or difficulties arise.  Math tutors are available to help students with a number of tasks, including preparing for exams and quizzes, overcoming homework-related difficulties, understanding particular problems or concepts, using math textbooks effectively, elaborating on proofs, clarifying class notes, and providing tips on how to study mathematics more effectively.  Additionally, math tutors will encourage students to make use of instructional videos, software, and printed materials as an additional means for improving math skills.

What will a math tutor do for me?

Math tutors will help students solve problems and understand concepts, but they will not do homework assignments for students, assist with take-home exams, or correct assignments. Students need to keep in mind that a math tutor is not a computer--which is to say that even the best math tutors will sometimes have difficulty with a given math problem.  Math tutors are not experts in all math-related fields but most of our generalist math tutors can help with most math courses and issues.  Students may need to seek assistance from those tutors who are most familiar with the course work in question, especially when working with more specialized or high-level math or computer-related tasks.  You may wish to check out our math tutors in order to find which tutors may be most fit to help you for a particular math course.  We have some math tutors who tutor specific math courses, exclusively.  To view these tutors and their schedules, you can visit our Specific Math Courses Tutoring page.

Can a math tutor help me with my statistics course?

Maybe. The College at Brockport offers courses in statistics across many different disciplines. This makes understanding your questions difficult for many of the math tutors. Moreover, the emphasized approaches and software used vary from one statistics course to another. Some of the math tutors have a strong enough understanding of statistics to provide thorough assistance while other tutors may not have the expertise to help effectively. You should check your EagleSUCCESS "My Success Network" and see if a tutor is assigned to your specific stats course. If no one is assigned, you should fill out a Tutor Request Form.

Who are the math tutors?

All of our tutors are undergraduate and graduate math majors who are selected based upon recommendations by the Department of Mathematics faculty.  Tutors are hired based on academic excellence, math proficiency (i.e., have completed at least Calculus III), and a willingness to help others.  Department of Mathematics graduate assistants also work as math tutors.  Upon being hired, math tutors participate in a training seminar and, throughout the semester, are closely supervised.  Approximately 15 math tutors are available each semester.

 

 

Math Reference Materials

Problem Solving Process

Geometric Formulas

Parent Function Graphs

Trigonometric Identities

Logarithm Worksheet

Derivative Rules

Differentiation Formulas

Integration Formulas

Laplace Transform Table

Statistics Formulas

Standard Normal Distribution Table

Student's t Distribution Table

Last Updated 5/26/21