Smarthinking

Online tutoring how-to
  • Log into Moodle. Use the login button below, or the login button in the upper right corner of this site.
  • If you’re enrolled in a course with a Moodle page, click on the course title and click the link “Online Tutoring” in the left panel under “Student Support.”
  • If you are not enrolled in a course with a Moodle page, click the link “How-to Course for Students,” then click the link “Online Tutoring” in the left panel under “Student Support.”
  • Difficulty logging in?  Contact StudentHelp@stuemail.gcc.mass.edu

What is Smarthinking? Smarthinking is live, on-demand, online tutoring and academic support for current GCC students. Login information is sent to student email accounts approximately one week after the start of classes. Download the Smarthinking schedule or see hours and topics below.

Tutoring topics & hours of availability

Regular schedule (September-May)

Basic Math Skills, Algebra, Liberal Arts Math, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, Statistics 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Bilingual Math Sun – Thurs: 12 p.m. to 2 a.m. ET Fri & Sat: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET
Introductory Accounting Sun – Thurs: 12 p.m. to 2 a.m. ET Fri & Sat: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET
Writing, Reading, General Chemistry, Physics Sun – Thurs: 9 a.m. to 2 a.m. ET Fri & Sat: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET
Economics Sun – Thurs: 3 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET Fri & Sat: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET
Intro Human A & P, Biology Sun – Thurs: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET
Computers and Technology Sun – Thurs: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET
Organic Chemistry, Introductory Finance, Intermediate Accounting, Advanced Accounting, Individual Income Tax, Cost Accounting, Payroll Accounting Sun – Thurs: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET
Advanced Statistics, Multivariable Calculus, Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, Discrete Mathematics, Corporate Tax, Auditing, Government/Not-for-Profit Accounting Available upon request via Prescheduled Sessions

Additional Smarthinking services

  • Submit a Question—metered at 27 minutes per question; available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Submit Your Writing—metered at 42 minutes per essay; available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. When applicable, students can select specialists such as ESL, Technical Writing, or Creative Writing experts.
  • Paragraph Submission—metered at 27 minutes per paragraph; available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Essay Center – 1 Hour Review—where available, this option is metered at 60 minutes per essay plus 7 minutes for archiving, and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Nursing or Allied Health Essay—metered at 67 minutes per essay; available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.