What is Smarthinking
Smarthinking is an online tutoring service that is available through Blackboard for all DCC students.
The following information will assist you in connecting with a tutor in a variety of courses and subjects.
Math - Science - Business – Writing - Nursing
- Connect With a Tutor and interact in real time.
- Submit your writing for any class to our Online Writing Lab.
- Submit a question and receive a reply from a tutor.
What is available?
- Writing Center – Students can submit essays, across the curriculum, and receive a thorough critique from a Smarthinking tutor, usually within 24 hours. Students retrieve their returned essays from their Archives within their Smarthinking account.
- Drop-In Tutoring – Students can work live with a Smarthinking tutor simply by selecting their subject. The schedule of live tutoring is on our website. Math subjects are available for live tutoring 24/7.
- Scheduled Tutoring – Students can also make appointments to meet with a tutor. Sessions with audio can be scheduled within this area.
- Offline Questions – Instead of working with a tutor live, students can submit questions offline and receive a response from a tutor usually within 24 hours.
- Academic Resources – Within this area of student accounts, Smarthinking provides access to 1500 mathematics tutorials, other math resources, an accounting study guide, and a Writer’s Handbook.