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ENC 1101 College Composition I, Prof. Messerschmidt: Atomic Learning & Smarthinking

How to Access Atomic Learning

  1. Log into Passport

  2. Select Atomic Learning from Quick Links on the left

  3. Enter keywords to search for videos

What is Atomic Learning?

Excellent question.  Simply think of Atomic Learning as a Youtube for Higher education.  This means videos on APA Research paper format tutorials, Creating Reference page tutorials, software workshops, etc.

SmarThinking-Online Tutoring

All Polk State students have access to online tutoring through SmarThinking.  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:                                                



There are several different options for tutoring within SmarThinking.  You can submit your papers to be reviewed by a tutor, chat live with a tutor, schedule a meeting for a future date, or ask a question for a tutor to answer as soon as possible.  

Many subject areas are offered, not just help with writing assignments.  Examples include: Chemistry, Biology, Spanish, Liberal Arts Math, Algebra, Anatomy & Physiology, Statistics, Accounting, and more!



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