Similar Posts

ASSISTments: Enhancing Tutoring to Meet Math Needs of all Students

At ASSISTments, one of our primary goals is to research and develop innovative technologies and practices that can help improve student learning while also leaving a lasting impact on student success. To support our goals, we are currently researching the effects of high-dosage tutoring that is directly aligned to classroom instruction through multiple school-based pilots.

Continue Reading
Providing Tier 1 Intervention with the New Student Support Authoring Tool

ASSISTments released a new Student Support Authoring Tool which allows teachers to create their own customized hints and/or explanations, available directly to the students in their class. When authoring custom hints/explanations, teachers can use consistent vocabulary used in the class, mirror language students are familiar with, and/or walk students through processes led by their teacher.

Continue Reading

UPchieve Free On-demand Tutoring for Title 1 High Schools

Through our partnership with UPchieve, ASSISTments teachers in qualifying Title 1 high schools can now enable expert live tutoring for their students.

When UPchieve Live Tutoring is enabled, your students can chat with a highly-qualified and certified live tutor with the click of a button. With this amazing option, your students get the 1:1 guidance they need to successfully work through the assigned problem they are struggling with.

To learn if you qualify, complete this form.  

How does it work?

Step 1: While working in ASSISTments, your students click the  “Chat With A Tutor” button.

“Chat With A Tutor” Button - Assistments - Formative Assessment Solutions - Image

Step 2: Students will be directed to the UPchieve login page and will create and log in with their free account.

Upchieve Login Page - Assistments - Formative Assessment Solutions - Image

Step 3: Students select the subject they need help with and UPchieve will match them with a live certified tutor. Students and tutors will collaborate in the secure virtual classroom via text and a virtual whiteboard.

 Students Select The Subject - Assistments - Formative Assessment Solutions - Image
 Students Select The Subject - Assistments - Formative Assessment Solutions - Image

Click here to view a demo showing how UPcheive tutoring works within ASSISTments.

To view an UPchieve tutoring session in action, click here.

I am in! How can I get this for my students?

Teachers who meet the following qualifications (or criteria) can enable UPchieve free live tutoring in ASSISTments:

  • Use Eureka Math/EngageNY, Illustrative Math, or Open Up Resources as a math curriculum
  • Use Google Classroom or Canvas as your LMS
  • Title 1 High School (or high school with a population where 50%+ qualify for FRL)
  • All students must be 13+

To learn if you qualify, complete this form. If your school/district qualifies, the ASSISTments Team will reach out with further details about how to get this integration started.