10 FREE online tools that could help students ace their studies
SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — With school back in session, homework is inevitable for students. Here’s a list of back-to-school resources that can help them untangle themselves from difficult problems.
Duolingo: An educational technology company that produces language learning apps and provides language certification. From beginners to advanced users can practice vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation and listening skills using spaced repetition.
Chegg: An online study platform for high school and college students that allows users to upload class study materials, create flashcards to study and share with others, and practice tests. They offer over 500 million free worksheets in dozens of subjects ranging from algebra to veterinary medicine.
Hippocampus.org: A core academic website that allows users to explore thousands of free videos in 13 subject areas ranging from earth science to religion.
bartleby – developed by Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. as part of their ongoing mission to serve all who work to elevate their lives through education, they offer learning with step-by-step textbook solutions, a virtual writing center, and research.
Canva: Help create designs to share or print. For those who don’t want to start from scratch, there are thousands of free templates on any subject or theme imaginable.
Codecademy: Some say coding is the language of math, and some schools teach it. With a mission to create a world where anyone can build something meaningful with technology, this site is for students of all experience levels who want to learn more about this skill.
Purdue Online Writing Lab: This site hosts writing resources and teaching materials as a free service to students, community members, and users worldwide. Users will find information to help with many writing projects.
Project Gutenberg: This site can be helpful for students looking to read different styles of books to help focus on the mechanics and stylistic choices of various book genres. It is a library of over 60,000 free eBooks, students can choose from free EPUB and Kindle eBooks to download or read online.
Studypool – a global 24/7 online tutoring platform that welcomes students of all levels to deepen their learning experience with a micro-tutoring service that connects students with a tutor to help them with their academic questions with very little waiting time.
Khan Academy: K-12 students can choose from a list of subjects that span all levels, including early math to AP Biology and more. The site also offers test prep help for the SAT, ACT, MCAT, GMAT, and other college entrance exams.