• All four labs on campus will be closed on June 19th

    · Brainfuse Online Tutoring is still available through Canvas.

Tutoring Services

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Academic Support provides CRLA Level 1 certified tutoring on a drop-in basis in 4 labs for individuals or groups in all levels of Math, English, and other subjects. Tutors work with students to address the subject matter and devise study strategies.

 

Academic Coaching
Our academic coaches can help you improve your skills and performance.
In-person Tutoring
Refers to when a tutor and a student meet face-to-face.
Online Tutoring
A form of remote education where a tutor and a student interact through the internet.

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Tutoring in college serves as a valuable resource to supplement classroom learning, foster academic growth, and promote student success.

    • Log in to your ACES Account
    • Click on the “Start Here” tab
    • Select the “Alamo NAVIGATE” icon
    • Click “Login”
    • Select the “Appointments” tab
    • Select “Schedule an Appointment”
    • Select the Reason for your appointment and hit Next
    • Select Location and hit Next
    • Select the Type of Appointment, Day, and Time that works for you and hit Next
    • Enter your request in the Notes box
  • 83% of students say Tutoring Makes Class Easier!

    Study smarter, not harder with a variety of convenient and effective tutoring services. Visit the labs for in-person tutoring and computer resources.

    Online tutoring is offered two ways – through Zoom and through Brainfuse. Identify your personal study style and success strategy with Academic Coaching.

Brainfuse Online Tutoring Hours

 

Brainfuse Hours & Subjects as of 9/20
Math 24 hours per day
Writing 24 hours per day
Reading 24 hours per day
Anatomy and Physiology Monday-Sunday, 2 P.M.-Midnight
Biology Monday-Sunday, 2 P.M.-Midnight
Chemistry Monday-Sunday: 2 P.M.-Midnight
Physics Monday-Sunday: 2 P.M.-Midnight
Organic Chemistry Monday-Sunday: 2 P.M.-Midnight
Earth Science Monday-Friday 12 P.M.-11 P.M.
Accounting Monday-Sunday: 2 P.M.-Midnight
Economics Monday-Sunday: 2 P.M.-Midnight
Finance Monday-Sunday: 2 P.M.-Midnight
Statistics Monday-Sunday: 2 P.M.-Midnight
Spanish Monday-Sunday: 2 P.M.-11 P.M.
History/Government Monday-Sunday: 3 P.M.-11 P.M.
Nursing Sunday-Thursday: 5 P.M.-10 P.M.
Speech Sunday-Friday: 5 P.M.-10 P.M.
Circuits Monday-Sunday 7 P.M.-11 P.M.
Intro to Engineering Sunday-Friday 1 P.M.-11 P.M.
Mechanics - Dynamics Sunday-Monday, Wednesday-Saturday 1 P.M.-7 P.M.
Mechanics - Statics Sunday-Monday, Wednesday-Saturday 1 P.M.-7 P.M.
Signals and Systems Sunday-Friday, 7 P.M.-11 P.M.
Thermodynamics Sunday-Monday, Wednesday-Saturday 1pm-7pm
Adobe Suite Tuesday-Saturday, 5 P.M.-11 P.M.
C++ Every Day, 11 P.M.-10 P.M.
CCNA Security & CCNA Certification Sunday - Thursday, 12 P.M.-11 P.M.
HTML5/CSS Every Day, 11 A.M.-11 P.M.
Java Every Day, 11 A.M.-11 P.M.
Javascript Monday-Friday, 11 P.M.-11 P.M.
Linux+ Every Day, 12 P.M.-10 P.M.
Microsoft Office Suite Every Day, 3 P.M.-11 P.M.
MySQL Every Day, 11 A.M.-11 P.M.
PERL/CGI Mondays & Wednesdays, 5:30 P.M.-8:30 P.M.
PL/SQL Every Day, 11 A.M.-11 P.M.
Python Every Day, 11 A.M.-11 P.M.
Security+/Security+ Certification Sunday-Thursday, 12 P.M.-6 P.M.
What is Brainfuse?

Brainfuse tutors provide live, on-demand tutoring and assignment help in a variety of subjects when students need it most. Through intentional collaboration, Brainfuse tutors meet students where they are at to effectively help students of all skill levels.

How do I use Brainfuse?

To start using Brainfuse, you must log in to ACES or your course's Canvas page. Then, pick one of the following:

  • Choose Live Help if you have a quick question – sessions are 30 minutes.
  • Choose the Writing Lab if you want a paper reviewed in 24 hours.

You will start with 7 hours to use on Brainfuse, but you can request additional hours by contacting kbryson8@alamo.edu or (210) 486-5615.

Need more help?

What subjects does Brainfuse support?

Brainfuse Higher Ed provides live, one-to-one online tutoring in all majors. Higher Ed subjects include:

  • Math

  • Writing

  • Reading

  • Anatomy and Physiology

  • Biology

  • Chemistry

  • Physics

  • Organic Chemistry

  • Earth Science

  • Accounting

  • Economics

  • Finance

  • Statistics

  • Spanish

  • History/Government

  • Nursing

  • Speech

  • Circuits

  • Intro to Engineering

  • Mechanics - Dynamics

  • Mechanics - Statics

  • Signals and Systems

  • Thermodynamics

  • Adobe Suite

  • C++

  • CCNA Security & CCNA Certification

  • HTML5/CSS

  • Java

  • Javascript

  • Linux+

  • Microsoft Office Suite

  • MySQL

  • PERL/CGI

  • PL/SQL

  • Python

  • Security+/Security+ Certification