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ONLINE TUTORING IS NOW AVAILABLE!

FOR THE ONLINE TUTORING SCHEDULE AND MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE SCROLL DOWN.  WE HOPE TO SEE YOU ONLINE.

THE LEARNING CENTER WILL BE CLOSED DURING SPRING BREAK.

APRIL 14 - 18, 2014   

MENDOCINO COLLEGE WILL NOT BE ADMINISTRATINGTHE PLACEMENT TESTING DURING SPRING BREAK WEEK.

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Regular Hours of Operations Spring 2014  

Monday & Wednesday 8am - 5:00pm

Tuesday 8am - 8pm 

Thursday 8am - 7pm  

Friday 8am - 3:30pm 

We are located in the New Library/Learning Center Building, Lower Level, Room 4110.

For information, please call 707-468-3046. 

Fax: 707-467-1046
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In order to take a placement test, all students must:
- Apply to Mendocino College and receive their student ID#
- NEW STUDENTS!! Complete an orientation online or on campus.  
   

Click here to complete an online orientation: ONLINE ORIENTATION 

Once you have completed your orientation, please arrive 10 - 15 minutes before testing time for check-in.   

PRESENT AT TESTING TIME:

1) Mendocino College Student ID# and

2) Photo Identification
TEST RETAKE POLICY:  Students taking the same test (English or Math) a second time, are required to complete a retake petition and have it signed by a Mendocino Counselor or a Math or English Instructor. Please call TLC if you have any questions about our test retake policy. 707-468-3046

PLACEMENT TESTING SCHEDULE

Testing is located in the New Library / Learning Center Building.

Lower Level - Room 4110

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Spring Semester Placement Testing 2014

starting Feb 3, 2014

Every Tuesday: 9:30 and 5:30pm

Additional placement testing times TBA later in Spring 2014 semester:  For Summer and Fall 2014 Semester enrollment

 


 Contact: 707-468-3046

Please arrive an hour before testing time if you need to complete an on-line orientation.  It is best to have your on-line orientation completed before arriving for your placement test.  

PLEASE NOTE:  If there is no space available for placement testing, you will need to come to the next open testing session.  Please see testing schedule above.

To practice your English and Math skills before taking the placement test online go to:

www.testprepreview.com  

This website is designed to specifically help you with your accuplacer arithmetic test. Diagnostice Math Placement Test

Go to:  www2.mendocino.edu/mesa_math 

Do not login, select Arithmetic, Elementary Algebra or College Level Math and click the Start Test button.  After you are finished, click on the problems you missed to see an explanation.

Review trigonometry or pre-calculus skills at this website:

mdtp.ucsd.edu/OnLineTests.shtml

Background Questions for placement test

Placement Test Results Release Form 

Placement Test Retake Petition Form  

FAX:707-467-1046   

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ONLINE TUTORING

 

The Learning Center is offering online tutoring to students in all Math classes, Chemistry, Physics and Computer Science.

Please follow these steps to access online tutoring.

1. PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW "check your computer readiness".

2. Please return to this page when your computer is ready to access the "Blackboard Tutor Room."

3PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW "Blackboard Tutor Room".

4The online tutor will now greet you.

Please Note:  The online tutor will only be available during scheduled hours.

ONLINE TUTOR SCHEDULE

Thursday 12-1pm & 5:30-6:30pm:  All Math

Thursday 12-1pm: Chemistry 200 & 251, Physics 220 and Computer Science 105

Friday 1pm - 2pm: All Math and Chemistry 200 & 251, Physics 220 and Computer Science 105

For questions or help accessing our online tutoring service please contact:

The Learning Center: 707-468-3046 or

Email: Janet Daugherty -  jdaugherty@mendocino.edu 

ONLINE TUTORING

 1. Check your Computer Readiness

 2. Blackboard Tutor Room

 


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Bullet Become a Learning Center tutor Bullet Brush up on a skill
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TLC FALL 2013 TUTOR SCHEDULES ARE AVAILABLE IN THE LEARNING CENTER.  All students must be enrolled in EDU500 in order to receive tutoring services. 


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SCHEDULED TUTOR APPOINTMENTS: Please ask at the Learning Center's front counter for more information if you would like to schedule a tutor appointment.  All appointments must be made in person and students must be enrolled in EDU 500.

 

Limited one-on-one tutoring is available for EOPS and Calworks students, by appointment.

 

 

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Computers are available for student use.  PC platform is available and all computers have Internet access. All students must use their WebAdvisor login information in order to use the computers in the Learning Center. These computers are for class assignments and academic research only. 

 

 

 

 


 

 


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New students are expected to take the placement tests before they enroll.
Click here
to learn more about the Placement Tests.

Click here for the "Accuplacer" Practice Tests in reading comprehension, sentence skills, and math below algebra.

Also see the Brush up on a skill section below.

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Bullet FOREIGN LANGUAGE HELP

 Click here for Foreign Language practice online.  

 

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Bullet STUDY GROUPS

 

Get together with others in your class to study.  TLC has Small study rooms.

 

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Bullet BECOME A LEARNING CENTER TUTOR

 

Earn while you learn!
Take an online course in Tutoring Methods during your first semester as a paid ($9.00 per hour) Learning Center tutor. Click here to see the Guidelines for Tutors.

For more information, look for EDU 110, Tutoring Methods, in the Mendocino College Schedule of Classes, and/or call (707) 468-3046.

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TLC has a collection of videos, books and computer programs to strengthen your abilities in Math, English or Study skills.

Of course Drop-In tutors are available to help too!

Click here for online help with Math.

Click here for online help with English.

Click here for online help with Study Skills.

 

Computerized Math Practice in TLC!

 

 

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 Bullet HANDOUTS

 Handouts are available on a wide variety of subjects:  

 

term papers, test anxiety, math practice, and others.
Stop by The Learning Center to take a look!
They are free!

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