Free tutors, workshops, and cold hard cash gets more parents involved in Guilford County by Dennis Pierce As research suggests, students do better in school when their families are more actively involved in their education. Students with engaged parents traditionally have better attendance, a more positive attitude, and higher rates of graduation than peers with less

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The Chattahoochee Valley Libraries (CVL) have done it! They’re offering LIVE online homework assistance. Yes, it’s true! I tried it out with my middle daughter and it works! by Carrice Quinnie The Chattahoochee Valley Libraries (CVL) have done it!  They’re offering LIVE online homework assistance.  Yes, it’s true! I tried it out with my middle

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As the season of essays, math problems, and science projects begins again, students may be looking for ways to improve their grades or learn more about a newly introduced subject of interest. by Lorien E. Dahl, The Sentinel-Record As the season of essays, math problems, and science projects begins again, students may be looking for

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Reading is essential to learning other subjects and to success in life. by Albuquerque Journal Editorial Board Reading is essential to learning other subjects and to success in life. But with just 49 percent of New Mexico students reading at grade level or better in 2014, there’s a serious malingering hurdle blocking their chances for success.

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The library has a great new digital resource for students and job seekers- Brainfuse! by Moreno Valley Public Library The library has a great new digital resource for students and job seekers- Brainfuse! Brainfuse has lessons, study guides, and quizzes for students from elementary school through college. There are also plenty of tools for adult

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With school homework about to start up, the state is reminding students that free help with homework, tests and essays is available from any computer with Internet access. by Maggie Shepard, Journal Staff Writer With school homework about to start up, the state is reminding students that free help with homework, tests and essays is

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EveryLibrary today is pleased to announce that Brainfuse, a leading provider of online tutoring and learning services for libraries, is our national “Smart and Fun” partner for the fall 2015 conference season. by John Chrastka EveryLibrary today is pleased to announce that Brainfuse, a leading provider of online tutoring and learning services for libraries, is

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One of our newest resources, Brainfuse is packed with many useful tools for adult learners and job seekers, but that’s not all. by Jill, San Rafael Public Library One of our newest resources,Brainfuse is packed with many useful tools for adult learners and job seekers, but that’s not all. It is also an incredible resource

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New Mexico students in grades 1-12 now have free access to an online service that provides one-on-one help from a tutor and study tools. by Mary Kaminski, Hitchhiker for New Mexico’s Librarians The summer reading program at your library is a unique time when you have the attention of kids – and their parents. As

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A local business owner in her mid-30’s recently contacted the Placer Adult Literacy Service (PALS) requesting tutoring. She did not know how to read and wanted to help her son with his homework. by Randi Swisley, Ways of Life That Work A local business owner in her mid-30’s recently contacted the Placer Adult Literacy Service

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