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MCCS Offers Free Live Online Homework Help


Release Date: 9/17/2008

HQMC (MR), QUANTICO, VA – Marines and their families can now get help with school work thanks to a new contract with Tutor.com. Students of any age, from kindergartner to high school senior, as well as adult students, may use the service to connect to an expert tutor for help in math, science, social studies and English.
            The Tutor.com network of over 2,200 professional tutors has delivered more than 3.5 million one-to-one tutoring sessions. Each tutor has earned a degree and has completed extensive background checks. Online homework help is available at installation MCCS libraries or 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by visiting www.usmc-mccs.org/library/tutor/. All that is needed is a computer with Internet access.  Authorized MCCS patrons who want to use the site from home must contact their installation library for password and login information.
            “Tutor.com is proud to support the families of the men and women who are serving our country especially during a time of war when many parents are deployed and spending time away from their children,” said George Cigale, founder and CEO of Tutor.com. “We hope that offering Live Homework Help will give parents piece of mind that their children have academic support whenever they need it and take away at least this stressful piece of family life, while making school work more fun for kids.”
            For more information about the Tutor.com service contact your installation library or check out the website at www.usmc-mccs.org/library/tutor/.

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