APS Plus Offers FREE help to All Students!

Does Your Child Need Help With Their Schoolwork?
Posted on 02/15/2022
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Akron Public Schools is pleased to be able to offer our students and families resources for support throughout the school day through two APSplus services: Support Squad and 24/7 tutoring on-demand.  Please read below for information on both.  


SupportSquad

APSplus Support Squad Help:  ➡️Call 330-761-7943 or Join the Google Meet
Note: The Google Meet link has been updated as of 2/11/22

APSplus After-Hours Support Squad provides families and students with help and resources after the school day has ended. The remote center is staffed with Akron Public Schools high-quality educators, tutors, and other professionals that will use Google Meet and phone calls to help students and families.

  • K-12 Academics  Free tutoring and homework help for K-12 students to work with trained APS educators in the subjects of math, science, social studies and language arts.
  • Family Support Services  Counselors and staff are available to assist with connecting families to services (e.g., food, housing, parenting, mental health).
  • Technology Troubleshooting and Google Classroom  After-Hours support staff help and answer technology-specific questions/issues to ensure student success.  
  • Other Help as Determined by Family Need

Hours: Monday - Thursday from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 pm and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. All students and families PreK-12 are eligible to participate in this service. Note: The Support Squad is closed on any calamity and holidays. If you call outside regular Support Squad hours, please leave a message and someone will return your call as soon as possible.


24/7 TutorMe

➡️Go to the APS Portal and click on the TutorMe tile or click the TutorMe icon below to sign in with your APS student account by clicking on Active Directory. TutorMe ADLogIn

Akron Public Schools has partnered with TutorMe to provide 24/7 on-demand live tutoring services.  Students in grades 6-12 have the ability to access live support via text, mic, video, or share their screen with their virtual on-demand tutor.  Watch the videos below for more information on TutorMe.


These tutors are not APS staff, rather highly trained subject-area experts that can help students proof papers in the writing lab or assist with difficult secondary subject area questions... everything from Spanish to Calculus! 


Hours: TutorMe is a 24/7 live, tutoring service for our grades 6-12 students in ANY subject. 

First time log in directions

Note: Students in grades PreK-5 do not have access to this service and all sessions are transcripted.


                         
                          TutorMe Introduction Video  

                               
                             How to use TutorMe  
                         First time log in directions


How to submit a paper for review and feedback on TutorMe  

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