Online Tutoring


SMARTHINKING is a commercial online tutor service contracted by Polk State College for presently enrolled students. There are a variety of services including  live, on-demand tutoring, online writing lab, tutorials, or submitting a question when instant feedback is not required. Students are allotted 10 hours of services. Contact personnel at the Teaching Learning Computing Center for more information. Be sure to check out the FAQs.


Students access SMARTHINKING Online Tutoring Services via the Canvas Course Navigation Menu located on the left side of the screen. See the screen shot below:

Screenshot of Canvas Smarthinking link on the course navigation menu.