Online Learning Resources aka Free Tutoring

Need extra help? Utilize these online services… just like free tutoring in any subject.

LearnOutLoud.com Audio Books, Podcasts, and Video You Can Learn From since 2005. LearnOutLoud.com has showcased the best audio & video learning content on the Web. Their motto is turn your ‘dead time’ (time spent commuting, exercising, doing chores, etc.) into ‘learning time’. Free Audio & Video Directory features over 5,000 free audio books, courses, lectures, interviews, speeches, and more.

JMU’s Learning Toolbox Tools and resources to enable students to be better learners. (Although this was designed for secondary students with disabilities, it is very approriate and helpful for college level students of all ages and abilities.) This website includes tools to help you improve in the 8 academics areas of Math, Organization, Study Skills, Test Taking Skills, Note Taking, Reading, Writing, and Advanced Thinking.

MIT’s Write Better A fundamental part of an MIT education is the belief that education is not a passive activity: We believe in the application of the skills and ideas you gather here, and it is only by doing that you truly learn.

Khan Academy Watch. Practice. Learn almost anything for free. With a library of over 2,400 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 180 practice exercises, we’re on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.

iTunes University: Higher Education Podcasts & Videos iTunes U includes Stanford, Yale, Oxford, and UC Berkeley, along with other distinguished institutions such as MoMA, New York Public Library, and more. Students can use iTunes on their computer (Mac or PC) or the iTunes U app on their iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch to browse and download over 500,000 free lectures, videos, books, and other resources on thousands of subjects.

UC Berkeley’s webcast.berkeley webcast.berkeley is UC Berkeley’s central service for online video & audio for students and learners around the globe.

OCW Scholar OCW Scholar courses are designed for independent learners who have few additional resources available to them. The courses are substantially more complete than typical OCW courses and include new custom-created content as well as materials repurposed from MIT classrooms. The materials are also arranged in logical sequences and include multimedia such as video and simulations.

Open Yale Courses Open Yale Courses provides free and open access to a selection of introductory courses taught by distinguished teachers and scholars at Yale University. The aim of the project is to expand access to educational materials for all who wish to learn. All lectures were recorded in the Yale College classroom and are available in video, audio, and text transcript formats; Registration is not required.

The Video Math Tutor on YouTube This channel has the BEST math tutoring videos you will find anywhere. I have here my complete series of “Basic Math” lessons plus many helpful study tips, calculator tips, “Brain Teasers” and even some funny videos I made just for fun. I will be adding more Algebra videos soon. ***The best way to watch my videos is to look at my Playlists.*** Subscribe to this channel to be informed of any new uploaded math lessons.

Introductory MIT Courses

Algebra2go™ Whether you are attending a math class at Saddleback College, taking a math class at another school, or just need to refresh your math skills for a business or science class, we have tools that can help. All these resources are free thanks to the support of Saddleback College, the California Basic Skills Initiative, and the Saddleback College Foundation. We have many distinct categories of resources. Whichever materials you decide to use, we would appreciate your feedback. Video Lectures, Video Worksheets, Homework Sets, Topic Quizzes, Study Guide, Class Notes, Templates and Web Tools.

MIT Mathlets MIT’s Interactive Mathematics Site: Here you will find a suite of dynamic Java applets for use in learning about differential equations and other mathematical subjects, along with examples of how to use them in homework, group work, or lecture demonstration, and some of the underlying theory.

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS) BLOSSOMS Video Library contains over 50 math and science lessons, all freely available as streaming video and Internet downloads and as DVDs and videotapes. Each 50-minute lesson builds on math and science fundamentals by relating abstract concepts to the real world. The lessons intersperse video instruction with planned exercises that engage students in problem solving and critical thinking, helping students build the kind of gut knowledge that comes from hands-on experience.

TutorVista Online Tutor TutorVista is the leading online tutoring company in the world providing affordable and high quality education to tens of thousands of students globally. Started in 2005, TutorVista has grown at a rapid pace with over 5 million online sessions served till date to students worldwide. The company has over 2000 teachers spanning India, United States, UK, Australia, China and South East Asia. TutorVista is now a part of Pearson, the market leader across education publishing and technology, consumer publishing and business information.