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Math Learning Center

Math Learning Center


Want to join our staff?

Apply to be a tutor! Fill out the application and email the finished application to Professor Smith ( smithl@geneseo.edu ).

MLC Application

The Virtual MLC

The Virtual MLC provides tutoring services for various 100, 200, and 300 level mathematics courses. We do not have drop-in hours and instead you must schedule an appointment with a tutor. Below you will find the details about the specific courses that you can get help with and the names and available times of the tutors.


How to schedule an appointment

  1. Review the courses and available tutors below
  2. Go to geneseo.campus.eab.com
  3. Click "Get Assistance" in the upper right.
  4. In the drop-down menu, select "Academic Support", and the type of service is "Tutoring".
  5. In the next drop-down menu, select "Math Learning Center".
  6. You may only book a half-hour appointment.
  7. As your appointment time approaches, you should expect an email from the tutor with a link for the meeting and any other necessary details.

Available Courses and Tutors

104: R/Mathematical Ideas

Maddie

Stephanie

 
112: Precalculus

All Tutors

Joey

Kaitlyn

Maddie

 Nami

Patrick

Payton

Stephanie

140: Math Concepts for Elem Educ I

Maddie

 Stephanie

141: R/Math Concepts for Elem Ed II

 Stephanie

 Maddie

213: R/Applied Calculus I

All Tutors

 Joey 

Maddie 

Nami

Stephanie

 Patrick

Payton 

Kaitlyn

 

221: R/Calculus I

All Tutors

 Nami

Maddie 

Payton

 

 Kaitlyn

Stephanie

Joey

Patrick

222: Calculus II

All Tutors

 Stephanie

Patrick

Maddie 

Joey

 Payton

Nami

Kaitlyn

 

223: Calculus III

 Maddie

Payton

Joey

 Kaitlyn

Bella 

Nami

Patrick

228: Calculus II for Biologists

 Stephanie

Joey

 Payton

230: Prog & Math Problem Solving

 Joey (MATLAB)

 Patrick (Python)

233: Linear Algebra I

 Kaitlyn

Nami

Stephanie

 Joey

Payton

Maddie

239: Intro to Mathematical Proof

 Joey

Maddie

 Kaitlyn 

Payton

242: R/Elem of Probability

Joey

262: R/Applied Statistics

Joey

324: Real Analysis I

 Joey

 Payton

326: Differential Equations

 Patrick                                              Nami

Payton                                               Joey

330: Abstract Algebra

 Maddie

 Payton

341: Probability & Applied Statistics

 Patrick

Stephanie

 Kaitlyn

Joey

360: Probability

Joe

361: Statistics

Joe


Ways to be a Good Tutee

  1. Go to class: take GOOD notes.
  2. Come prepared: look at your assignment BEFORE scheduling an appointment.
  3. Have specific questions ready.
  4. Focus on the method, not merely the answers.
  5. Be an ACTIVE learner.
  6. Have a growth mindset - you don't understand it YET.
  7. Be understanding: tutors are students too.
  8. Review each problem after you finish.

Useful Links

  • Khan Academy
    The Khan Academy contains over 2,000 video lessons. Subjects taught range from basic arithmetic and algebra up through multivariable calculus and linear algebra. There are also computer generated practice problems where you can master everything from adding numbers to using the chain rule.

  • Paul's Online Notes
    If you prefer to read through examples and explanations then this is the site for you. There are extensive notes and examples for Algebra, Calc I through Calc III, Linear Algebra, and Differential Equations.