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Learning Commons Writing Assistance Offers:

  • one-on-one assistance with reading, writing, and ESL
  • a staff of PPCC faculty, instructors, professional tutors, and peer tutors
  • a location at all campuses
  • online tutoring via email and real-time chat

In addition, we can assist with:

  • reading and writing projects in any discipline
  • critical thinking
  • topic focus
  • content development
  • organization
  • research strategies
  • documentation of sources
  • study skills

Tutoring sessions are:

  • designed to give the student skills for use on their current and future assignments
  • oriented toward using other resources, such as handouts, online exercises, and reference materials
  • supported by PPCC network computers
  • supplemented by special topic workshops

We open on the first day of classes each semester, and we serve the college through the last day of regular classes. Our operating hours are posted on all campuses and on the Learning Commons page.