E-Tutoring

E-tutoring with an ASC Professional Tutor is accessible from a student’s Moodle account. The schedule is as follows:

Math Tutoring with ASC Professional Tutor 

Monday and Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. with Tyra Jones

Tuesday and Thursday 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. with Dr. Kathleen Toothman

English Tutoring with ASC Professional Tutor 

You may email your work/questions to the tutor prior to the online session. 

Monday and Tuesday 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. with Miranda Morris (mmorris@wpcc.edu)

Wednesday and Thursday 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. with Deb Rose (drose@wpcc.edu)

How to open the e-tutoring links to reach a ASC Professional Tutor:
  1. Log into your Moodle account.
  2. Click on “ThinkingStorm Online Tutoring” from the announcements page of any course.
  3. Click “Start Now” under “Western Piedmont Community College Tutoring Services”.
  4. If during a scheduled session time, select “Start Now” to begin your session to join an ASC Professional Tutor session.

E-tutoring with a ThinkingStorm Tutor is accessible from a student’s Moodle account.

In addition to Math and English, ThinkingStorm offers free tutoring 24/7 in a variety of subjects. Student have 10 hours of tutoring available. Additional hours may be requested through the ASC Coordinator at 828-448-3116.

How to access ThinkingStorm:
  1. Log into your Moodle account.
  2. Click on “ThinkingStorm Online Tutoring” from the announcements page of any course.
  3. Click “Start Now” under “Work with a ThinkingStorm Online Tutor”.
  4. Select your preferred method.
    • Drop-in tutoring for help with math, science, or statistics.
    • Submit a paper to the writing center.
    • Schedule an online appointment.
Tips for tutoring with ThinkingStorm:
  • Send materials in advance to assignments@thinkingstorm.com.  This allows the tutor time to know the content of the lesson for the tutoring session and time to prepare materials and examples.
  • Files may be shared in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), PDF, and image (.jpg, ,gif, and,png) formats in ThinkingStorms online classrooms.  Uploading files is especially beneficial when there are complicated diagram-based problems.
  • If you are unsure of the subject, contact the support team at care@thinkingstorm.com. (For example, sometimes math is involved in accounting and sometimes statistics is involved in business courses.)