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Free homework, tutoring help from Miami-Dade library system

If your kids are struggling and need assistance with homework or assignments, there’s free help.

The Miami-Dade Public Library System offers a Homework Help & Tutoring Program to assist with reading and math.  

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Here’s how the homework help and tutoring program works:

  • 30-minute, one-on-one virtual homework tutoring sessions in reading and math with certified teachers on Saturdays, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., for all Miami-Dade County kindergartners to 12th-graders.
  • Submit a separate virtual homework tutoring appointment for all children in your household for each subject, each week.
  • Appointments need to be requested using Google Chrome, Edge, Safari or Firefox browser. Click here to request.
  • A desktop or laptop with Internet access, a working camera and microphone are required to participate in the homework tutoring program.

There are several other important reminders to take into consideration before making a request. Click here for full details.

Libraries are also offering:

Free WiFi! Grab your laptop or tablet and head to your local library. Select branches are offering free drive-up WiFi in designated parking spots. Click here for details.

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Josie Gulliksen is a freelance writer and major arts advocate and enthusiast who loves everything cultural and is excited to live in such a thriving community as Miami. A Miami native, aside from Miami on the Cheap, she currently writes for Artburst Miami, Edible South FL, Legacy Miami and Legacy South Florida and Miami New Times. She worked for nearly a decade at Miami Today covering the arts community and restaurant scene and served as Calendar Editor. She has also worked in public relations for the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, in travel and tourism for Newman PR and at the Miami Science Museum. She has written for Florida Travel + Life Magazine, Florida Monthly Magazine,, Indulge Miami and MiamiCurated.

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