Learning Centers & Tutoring Services Learning Centers & Tutoring Services

Learning Centers & Tutoring Services

FCC learning centers staff assist, encourage, and empower students to develop the academic skills and confidence to achieve their goals. Take advantage of free tutoring, academic coaching, and study skills workshops to help you build good study habits and succeed in foundational courses.

 

 

 

STEM Learning Center

For help with introductory science, technology, engineering, math, accounting, or economics courses:

On Campus - Drop In
2nd Floor Braddock Hall, room B-212
Aug. 22 – Dec. 9, 2022: Monday to Thursday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sept. 5 (Labor Day), November 24 – Nov 27, 2022 (Thanksgiving): CLOSED/OFFLINE
Friday and Saturday: Online Services Only

Online - By Appointment
Aug. 22 – Dec. 9, 2022: Peer and professional FCC tutors lead sessions via Zoom. Day, evening, Friday, and Saturday appointments are available, depending on the course.


Step-by-Step Guide to Online Tutoring.

 

Schedule Online Appointment

 

 

Tutoring & Writing Center

For help with any writing in all courses, research, study skills coaching, and beginning American Sign Language or Spanish:

 

On Campus - Drop In
Linganore Hall L226, in the Gladhill Learning Commons
Aug. 22 – Dec. 9, 2022: Monday to Thursday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sept. 5 (Labor Day), November 24 – Nov 27, 2022 (Thanksgiving): CLOSED/OFFLINE
Friday and Saturday: Online Services Only
Note: All American Sign Language tutoring will be conducted online.

Online - By Appointment
Aug. 22 – Dec. 9, 2022: Peer and professional FCC tutors lead sessions via Zoom. Day, evening, Friday, and Saturday appointments are available, depending on the course.

Step-by-Step Guide to Online Tutoring.

 

Schedule Online Appointment

 

 

Can’t find FCC tutoring to fit your schedule?

ThinkingStorm® Online Tutoring via Blackboard: Current students are allotted 15 total hours of tutoring per semester. This national company conducts sessions over chat on-demand 24/7, or by appointment, depending on the subject. To access, students must log into Blackboard and open the Tutoring tab (top right-hand side of the page). Learn how to get started, submit a paper to the Writing Center, or make an appointment.

 

See How it Works

 

Interested in working as a peer or professional tutor? Find out more here.

Improve study habits and build confidence to achieve your academic goals.

 

Workshops: On Campus - Coming Soon.

 

Workshops: Online

Self-paced, interactive, available 24/7.

 

Online Resources

STEM Learning Center

Orientation/Tour (10 minutes)
Online Synchronous or In-Person

Class Visit (20-40 minutes)
Online Synchronous or In-Person

 

Request Form

 

 

Tutoring & Writing Center

Orientation/Tour (10 minutes)
Online Synchronous or In-Person

Class Visit (20-40 minutes)
Online Synchronous or In-Person

Embedded Writing Workshop (50-75 minutes)
Online Synchronous or In-Person
 

Request Form

 

 

Learning Centers & Tutoring Overview

 

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ThinkingStorm® Online Tutoring

 

Orientation Video
Learning Centers Hours & Policies
Hours and special closings can be found here.

Learning Centers Policies
Learning Centers Contacts

Gladhill Learning Commons
2nd Floor of Linganore Hall
301.846.2444


Courtney Sloan
Tutoring and Writing Center Coordinator
Gladhill Learning Commons: Linganore Hall (L-216)
240.629.7910

Brian Penko
STEM Learning Center Coordinator
Braddock Hall (B-208)
240.629.7839

 

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