Homework and Writing Assistance


U.S. News: 4 Ways to Make Your Scholarship Essay Stand Out
There are a lot of good sources on the Internet to help you write a winning scholarship essay.  Be careful to avoid sites that are eager to sell you a service or collect personal information from you.
This link from U.S. News is informative and has multiple other links that are safe and helpful.

Writing your research paper?  Here's the resources you need:
Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) - everything you need to know to properly setup and cite your paper.
For how to cite a source either in the paper or at the end, use EasyBib or CiteFast

MLA Citation Maker from the Oregon State Library

Search EBSCOhost on the Magnolia Web Site

Free Online Math Help!  This is an amazing web site that offers assistance with algebra, geometry, trig, calc, stats, an interactive problem solver, and has the best calculator for checking your work.  If you register, it will show you the steps in solving any problem you enter and best of all, it's all free.

Khan Academy - If you really don't understand something, Khan probably has a video lesson explaining how to do it.  If there is an academic topic, Khan has it.  All free but registration is required.

Learn 360 - the premier website for K-12 multi-media educational resources.  Sign up for FREE today to gain access to over 95,000 media resources from trusted educational publishers and producers, which will ENGAGE your students, ENRICH their learning experiences and drive them to EXCEL both inside and outside of the classroom.
Membership is FREE for Desoto County School students.  Click here for instructions on how to get your login.
IMPORTANT:  You will need the Desoto County School pass key to log in.  Get this from your CTC teacher or come by Student Services.