Student Services

Tutoring and Learning Center 

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In-Person Tutoring?

Writing and Spanish tutoring available by appointment.
Math appointments available for:
PERT Prep, MAT0018/0028, MAT1033, and MAC1105
Click here to make a face-to-face appointment!

Face-to-Face Tutoring Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9am - 6pm (Bradenton)/11am - 6pm (Venice)
Sunday: 2pm - 8pm (Bradenton)/1pm - 7pm (Venice)

The Tutoring and Learning Center will have limited capacity for the Spring.

Online Tutoring?

All math and science tutoring is drop-in.
Writing tutoring is by appointment. 

1) Click on the subject you need
2) Find the day of the week
3) Look at the schedule and find an available tutor. Canvas, accounting, programming, and Spanish tutors are listed in the math and science section.
4) Click on the tutor's name and use Teams (through the app or browser) to connect. 
5) The tutor will let you in their chat as soon as they're available. 
More information below. Click on "Online Tutoring How-To"

Math and Science | Writing
Help with Canvas | Online Tutoring How-To

We're here to help!

Something you need that you don't see?
Contact me! I might be able to help!

Tel/Text: 941-681-0861
CaskeyR@SCF.edu

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Math and Science Online Tutoring

Where is my math? Click here to see the math ladder we're using.

Monday

Faye Vidulich 9:15am - 5:15 (Lunch 11:30 - 12:30, Unavailable 4-4:30pm)
Calculus I and below

Chemistry I and below

Eric Van Vlack 8:30 - 10am 
Calculus I and below, Accounting, Canvas

Anne Laroche 11am - 3pm 
Calculus 1 and below, Accounting

Ingrid Klaus 12 - 7pm
All Math (Not including: MAT0018/0028)

Jennifer Stringer 3-7pm
College Algebra and below, Statistics,Trigonometry (Not including: MGF 1106/1107)
Chemistry II and below, Biology

Jeams Costa 1pm - 4pm
Calculus I and below (Not including: MGF1106/1107, Statistics)
Organic Chemistry, Chemistry II and below, Biology II and below, Anatomy and Physiology 1, Physics

Tuesday

Eric Van Vlack 8:30am - 4pm
Calculus I and below, AccountingCanvas

Ingrid Klaus 12 - 7pm 
All Math (Not including: MAT0018/0028)
(Trigonometry Workshop: 2-3pm)

Cori Hatley 3 - 7pm
Calculus II and below (Not including: MGF1106/1107, Statistics), Canvas
Chemistry I and below, Physics

Wednesday

Faye Vidulich 9:15 - 5:15pm (Lunch 11:30 - 12:30, Unavailable 4-4:30pm)
Calculus I and below

Chemistry I and below

Eric Van Vlack 8:30am - 10am 
Calculus I and below, Accounting, Canvas

Anne Laroche 11am - 3pm
Calculus 1 and below, Accounting

Ingrid Klaus 11am - 6pm *Unavailable 1pm - 2pm*
All Math (Not including: MAT0018/0028)

Bill Deller 4pm - 7pm
Calculus I and below

Jeams Costa 1 - 4pm 
Calculus I and below (Not including: MGF1106, MGF1107, or Statistics)
Organic Chemistry, Chemistry II and below, Biology II and below, Anatomy and Physiology 1, Physics

Thursday

Eric Van Vlack 8:30am - 4pm 
Calculus I and below, AccountingCanvas

John Calderon 9am - 6pm
College Algebra and below, MGF1106

Jeams Costa 10am - 12pm, 2:30 - 6pm (Late shift by appointment only)
Make an appointment here!
Calculus I and below (Not including: MGF1106/1107, Statistics)
Organic Chemistry, Chemistry II and below, Biology II and below, Anatomy and Physiology 1, Physics

Ingrid Klaus 12 - 7pm
All Math (Not including: MAT0018/0028)
(Calculus II Workshop: 4-5:15pm)

Devon Gardner 3 - 7pm
Calculus II and below (Not including: MGF1106/1107, Statistics), Canvas
Chemistry I and below, Physics
Programming Concepts

 

Friday

Eric Van Vlack 8:30am - 1:30pm
Calculus I and below, Accounting, Canvas
(MAT0018 Lab: 10-11am, MAT0028 Lab: Drop-in)

Faye Vidulich 9:15am - 2pm 
Calculus I and below

Chemistry I and below

Betty Christophel 9am - 2pm 
Calculus I and below

Kalie Garretson 9am - 2pm
Chemistry 2 and below, Biology I and below, Human Body, Anatomy and Physiology I, Marine Bio/Oceanography, Microbiology, Earth Science,Canvas
Chemistry II Workshop: 9am - 10am
Intro to Chemistry Workshop: 11am - 12pm

 Saturday - Closed

Sunday

Cori Hatley 12 - 8pm (Lunch: 4 - 5pm)
Calculus II and below (Not including: MGF1106/1107, Statistics), Canvas
Chemistry I and below, Physics

Ingrid Klaus 2 - 9pm
All Math (Not including: MAT0018/0028)
(Calculus II Workshop: 2:30 - 3:45pm)

Devon Gardner 3 - 9pm
Calculus II and below (Not including: MGF1106/1107, Statistics), Canvas
Chemistry I and below, Physics
Programming Concepts

By appointment only:
Jeams Costa 1-7pm
Make an appointment here!
Calculus I and below (Not including: MGF1106, MGF1107, or Statistics)
Organic Chemistry, Chemistry II and below, Biology II and below, Anatomy and Physiology 1, Physics

 

Hey A&P Students! Have you ever used Visible Body? It's a library database with access to 3D models, animations, and practice quizzes. Check out the Library Events Page for workshops on how to use it!

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Reading/Writing Online Tutoring

Writing tutoring is available by appointment.
Book a virtual appointment here!

Christine Lambert
lamberc@scf.edu
Book a virtual appointment!

Wed/Fri: 8:30am - 2pm 
Thurs: 8:30am - 3:30pm
(Lunch W-Fri: 11:30 - 12:30)
Sun: 2 - 9pm Lunch: 5-6pm)

*Unavailable 1/29*

Debby Tucker
tuckerd@scf.edu
Book a virtual appointment!

Mon/Wed: 8:30 - 4:30pm
(Lunch: 12:30 - 1pm)

Debbie Kiewiet
kiewied@scf.edu
Book a virtual appointment!

Mon/Wed: 1 - 7pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm

Thurs: 2 - 7pm

Jaime Hampton
hamptoj@scf.edu
Book a virtual appointment!

Mon - Thurs: 12:30 - 7pm
Sun: 12pm - 7pm
(Lunch Daily: 4-5pm)

Megan Flood
floodm@scf.edu
Book a virtual appointment!

Fri: 9am - 12pm


 Check back for upcoming Spring workshops!

Want to receive email feedback?

Submit your paper here.
Typical tutor response time is within 1 business day. *Closed Saturdays*
You will be taken to a page where you are first required to sign into your SCF email account, then you will be redirected to the Writing Center, online submission form.

Need help with research or citations?

  • Immediate help by chat: https://askalibrarian.org/scf . If you are chatting with an SCF Librarian, they will accept submissions of citations to review or offer to work with you live on Teams.
  • E-mail: contact SCF Librarians to submit citations for review, set up a consultation, or ask questions.
  • Personal consultations: Contact SCF Librarians to set up a live consultation in Teams.
  • Virtual workshops: Live workshops on MLA/APA, research paper, databases, & more, listed in our Calendar.

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Having trouble with Canvas?

Check out the Student Introduction to Canvas (created by our friends in SCF Online Learning!) or the Canvas Student Guide. Or chat with one of our tutors who has Canvas listed as in their subject area. 

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Virtual Tutoring Information

For Virtual Tutoring, you must have a microphone, internet access, and use Chrome web browser. This program does work with your smart phone (though the assistance may be harder to see from a small screen.) 

To log on:

  1. Click on the tutor's name you want to talk to. (Look at their schedule and subjects covered!)
  2. A page will open asking you to download OR to use Teams on the web. You may choose either. (If you are using your phone it will require you to download the app)
  3. If you entered on your browser, you will enter your name and click "Join Now". If you are using Teams you will be asked to sign in using your SCF email address and password.
  4. You will then go into a wait room and the tutor will let you in as soon as they are available. Sometimes we have multiple tutors on for the same subject. If you're waiting for one, you can try to pop into another waiting room to see if they're available. 

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Math Ladder

Beginning with the advanced classes and moving to less advanced classes:

  • MAP2302 (Differential Equations)
  • MAC2312/MAC2313 (Calculus II and III)
  • MAC2311 (Calculus I w/ Analytic Geometry)
  • MAC2233 (Applied Calculus)
  • MAC1140/MAC1114/MAC2145 (Pre-Calculus and Trigonometry)
  • STA1101/STA2023 (Pathways to - and Elementary Statistics)
  • MAC1105 (College Algebra)
  • MAT1033 (Intermediate Algebra)
  • MGF1106/MGF1107 (Topics in Math and Liberal Arts Math)
  • MAT0018/MAT0028 (Pre- and Elementary Algebra)
  • PERT Prep Assistance

Do you know what math you're in?
Click here to jump back up and select your tutor.

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Mission Statement


The Tutoring and Learning Center empowers all State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota students to achieve their personal potential for learning and academic success. The core mission of the Tutoring and Learning Center is to help students become independent and active learners, thereby achieving academic improvement consistent with their values, interests, and abilities. The Tutoring and Learning Center serves as a means to help under-prepared students to prepare, prepared students to advance, and advanced students to excel! 

The Tutoring and Learning Center does this by providing high-quality instructional support that is appropriate to an academically diverse population. This includes One-on-One Tutoring for Math and Science; Writing Conferences; Developmental Skills Labs for Mathematics and Content-specific Workshops and Test Reviews. The Tutoring and Learning Center also offers a comfortable study atmosphere where students can work on their own, meet with their classmates or professors, and utilize the lab computers, study rooms, and other resources -- all with the support of on demand tutoring.

 

 

 
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