Free Online Tutoring

Students can access free tutoring seven days a week.

Live tutoring, paper review, math question drop off, and SAT/ACT preparation are available for free from for Tacoma Public Schools students in grades 3-12. All sessions are recorded so students can review their information on their own or refer back to it during future tutoring sessions.

Bilingual tutoring is available. Receive help in Spanish for math and science subjects. Students can select this option when they login to through Clever.

How to access free tutoring

Types of help available from

Live tutoring

Students have access to a live online tutor (chat or voice) from 8 a.m. – 11 p.m. every day to receive support in:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Earth Science
  • Calculus and Precalculus
  • French
  • Geography
  • Math: Elementary math, middle school math, pre-algebra, algebra I and II
  • Physics
  • Writing: Citations, creative writing, essay writing, research papers, technical writing
  • Social studies
  • Spanish
  • U.S. and world history
  • Study skills: Conducting research, getting organized, taking notes, managing time and stress, creating healthy habits
  • Trigonometry

Submit a paper for review

  • Upload/submit a paper or homework assignment for review
  • Get targeted grade level support
  • Get targeted focus for support; for example, writing organization or development, grammar, punctuation and word choice
  • Get feedback from a tutor within 24 hours

Submit a math question for help

  • Upload/submit a completed homework assignment for review
  • Get targeted grade level support
  • Get feedback from a tutor within 24 hours

Prepare for SAT and ACT testing

  • Take full-length practice tests
  • View detailed score reports with noted areas of help
  • Watch video lessons with test taking strategies
  • Practice drills that help hone their skills with sample problems