Tutoring Apps Tutor.com To Go App vs SmartThinking vs CourseHero ... and 7 more

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Do you find yourself stuck on a specific assignment in one of your courses? Are you wondering and looking to get quick help with a particular homework assignment? Well, then you are in luck because we have reviewed and hand-selected the top tutoring apps for you to ring in the New Year with a greater focus on your academic studies with the assistance of mobile tools.

Here are the top 10 tutoring apps to help you get back on track as a student and take control of your academic career.

Method 1: Tutor.com To Go App

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If you are looking for one-on-one help from chatting with a tutor in real-time, then the Tutor.com To Go App is something you should definitely check out. You can send pictures and files easily with the app's "live-session" feature, which will allow you to receive feedback on a variety of assignments. Also, Air Force, U.S. Army, National Guard, Marines, deployed DoD, Reserves and Wounded Warriors can get access to the Department of Defense online tutoring programs through tudor.com/MILITARY.

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    1. Connect with a live tutor for one-on-one help in science, math, English, and social studies.
    2. Store essays, assignments, or photos of homework problems in your Tutor.com Locker.
    3. Access thousands of educational resources from the Skills Center Resource Library.
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    1. Free version.
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    1. Tutor.com To Go App can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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Method 2: SmartThinking

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SmartThinking is the research-based, research proven on-demand, online tutoring service that educators choose most to increase student achievement, boost retention, and enhance learning. This application provides easy mobile access to SmartThinking's drop-in live sessions, paragraph submissions, and writing archives - helping students at their point of need.

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    1. Drop-in tutoring allows you to select a subject that you need help in and connect and work with a live tutor to help overcome the problem you are facing.
    2. Archieve viewer allows you to retrace all your uploaded documents/questions to see and recall the feedback you got from the tutor.
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    1. Free version.
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    1. SmartThinking can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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Method 3: CourseHero

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Master your classes with the CourseHero app by getting homework help with course notes, study guides, and flashcards. Not only that, but you can study smarter since the CourseHero app has the largest online library of course notes, study guides, and flashcards available to you 24/7 so you can get better grades - guaranteed! With more than 10 million students and educators at 16,000 schools, you can find the exact course notes, study guides, and test prep you need.

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    1. Personalized homework help will help you find answers to your questions from expert tutors who are available online 24/7.
    2. Create flashcards or find existing flashcard sets to help you master material before your exams.
    3. Your library is organized by course and accessible via the app and via the Course Hero site in your browser so you can always find what you're looking for.
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    1. CourseHero can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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  • Method 4: Skooli

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    Skooli is an online tutoring service that connects students with 1-on-1 academic support through a digital classroom. Skooli is a personalized, student-focused learning platform that meets the needs of students in a digital age. It also helps students learn difficult concepts and get better grades by connecting them with top online tutoring, homework help, and test prep across all subjects from qualified tutors

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      1. Review profiles and read their reviews of the hundreds of qualified tutors to choose from before making your decision, making it easy to find the right one for you.
      2. Learn better with features like video conferencing, screen sharing, online chat, and an interactive whiteboard, learning is made easy.
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      1. Skooli can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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    Method 5: IXL

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    Using IXL can help you excel everywhere! With over 4,000 skills in math and English language arts, students can find comprehensive, standards-aligned content for all grade levels. Interactive questions and virtual rewards create an engaging learning environment that motivates students to master skills and explore new topics. Feel good about your kids' tablet time as they use IXL to keep their skills sharp anytime, anywhere""it's practice that feels like play!

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      1. Comprehensive standards-aligned curriculum with a wide variety of question types to engage students.
      2. Unlimited access to all grade levels
      3. Insightful reports and weekly updates on your student's progress
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      1. IXL can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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    Method 6: Mystro

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    Are you ready to master anything you want? Well, then check out Mystro - the app that connects high school students to college tutors for a seamless learning experience. You can easily find amazing tutors to teach you SAT, ACT, Math, English, and more! And, after every session, you'll get a personalized report with your strengths, what you need help with, and next steps.

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      1. Setup you schedule for at home or your favorite cafe. Your tutor comes to you.
      2. Learn anything from coding to English to preparing for your SAT test.
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      1. Mystro can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices.
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    Method 7: EnglishCentral

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    Learn English with the World's Best Videos and Tutors. Tap install to get free access to over 10,000 videos designed to help you improve your English speaking, listening, pronunciation, vocabulary, and more! Study any video you like then practice 1-on-1 with an EnglishCentral tutor. Learn both on mobile and the web.

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      1. Select any video from our library of over 10000 English videos on a topic you love or a skill you want to acquire.
      2. Learn the meaning, usage, and spelling of English words you don't know from the video.
      3. ractice your fluency by speaking the words and phrases you don't know. EnglishCentral gives instant feedback on your English fluency.
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      1. EnglishCentral can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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    Method 8: Scholarly

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    Are you ready to hire a reputable tutor nearby? Now you can within minutes using the Scholarly app "" with no more long bookings, or expensive fees. From low-cost to premium, K-12 to Graduate, Scholarly has got you covered with professional tutors in your area. Search for a local tutor on the go anytime, anywhere with Scholarly. Made by students, for students, Scholarly will help you succeed in your classes, tests, or thirst for knowledge.

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      1. Get help for homework or tests in any subject from Math, Science, English, Computer Sciences, Physics, MSAT, LSAT, SAT Prep, and much more!
      2. Tutor on your own terms. Meet friendly people in your city and help them learn""no office or boss.
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    Make Your Own Schedule. Tutor full-time or just a few hours a week, whenever it's convenient for you

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      1. Scholarly can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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    Method 9: Chegg Tutors

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    Chegg Tutors allows you to get one-on-one tutoring from expert tutors, the moment you have an "oh no, how am I going to get this math assignment finished" feeling. Search for a tutor, send a message about what you're looking for help with, and then book a lesson "" all on-the-go. And check it out: 85% of students who use Chegg Tutors report better grades, reduced stress, a faster time completing assignments.* NICE!

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      1. Chat with your tutor in-the-app to make sure he or she is familiar with your assignment or homework.
      2. Search for tutors by subject (our tutors cover everything from Algebra to Zoology).
      3. Upload attachments (images, documents, outlines for papers you really will write from document-providing apps (including iCloud, Dropbox, Google Drive and more) when you schedule a lesson with your tutor.
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      1. Chegg Tutors can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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    Method 10: Varsity Tutors

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    If you need help getting prepared for college and beyond, then Varsity Tutors will definitely be of use to you with over 60+ subject and test prep mobile applications that they currently offer now. With powerful free educational resources including quizzes, practice tests, flashcards, and diagnostic tests in a variety of academic and standardized test subjects. Their apps are designed to provide you with a comprehensive suite of free learning tools to help you improve your knowledge and increase your confidence.

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      1. Questions of the day help you to stay sharp in your desired subject areas.
      2. Need extra help? Request for a tutor right inside the app.
      3. Make learning more fun by challenging your friends and bringing them into the equation.
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      1. Varsity Tutors can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store for iOS devices or from the Google Play Store for Android devices.
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