Math Homework Help
This school year, math students in Grades 7 to 10 will have access to live interactive
online math assistance. The site is called Homework Help and it is no cost, real-
time math tutoring by certified Ontario teachers. Homework Help also offers
supporting math resources and tools available 24/7!
The most commonly-asked examples of questions that are asked in the Tutor Chat Rooms
are posted to make available for all students.
Listen & Learn
Students have access to interactive lessons, self assessments, and printable presentation
Colourful, animated tutorials that provide interactive, narrated lessons on a variety of
All student chat sessions, and tagged sessions, are automatically saved to a personal Virtual
Locker for easy access at any time.
If students don’t have a calculator handy they can easily access a scientific calculator from
both the main site and in the Tutor Chat Room.
The glossary provides “student-friendly”
definitions and diagrams for common
Tutor Chat Rooms
Sessions are one-on-one, confidential and live.
Students can interact only with the tutor in the Tutor Chat Room via a chat
session and using an interactive whiteboard in an anonymous and safe learning
environment. Tutors are Ontario College of Teachers certified.
Homework Help supports and encourages students to understand concepts themselves,
helps build confidence in mathematics and provides support outside the classroom. Tutors
tailor teaching strategies to each student, taking time to understand the needs of each
Chat Room Availability
Tutor Chat Rooms are open 5 nights a week - Sunday through Thursday from
How do students register for Homework Help?
Students may register using their Ontario Education Number (OEN)* at
It is recommended that students use an anonymous user name and password
* The OEN may be found on any Provincial Report Card or may be obtained from your teacher.
The Independent Learning Centre is the designated provider of distance education for the Ministry of Education.
Homework Help is part of the Ontario Ministry of Education e-Learning Strategy.