Homework Hotline Opens for All Students!
Stuck on that homework assignment? Didn’t quite understand today’s lesson? Homework Help is here!
The Homework Hotline is live starting Monday, September 18, 2023.
All students in grades K-12 are welcome to call the hotline for homework support in the content areas of Reading and Mathematics. A team of DPSCD educators is just a phone call away.
Dial 1-833-466-3978 | Monday – Thursday | 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is the Homework Hotline a free service?
Yes. There is no charge associated with calling the hotline and receiving tutoring support.
What if there are no tutors available when I call in?
You may be placed on a brief hold if tutors are assisting other students. When the next tutor becomes available, they will take your call.
How long can I work with my tutor?
Time is not limited. However, based on the volume of calls, tutors may need to limit the number of materials they can address in a single call.
What if I forgot to ask my tutor a question during my session? Can I call in again?
Yes. Students can call the hotline more than once per evening, during hours of operation.
What if I don’t have my books or materials with me?
Tutors expect that students have the required materials for homework.
Can we utilize video during a call?
Tutors can assist with homework that is difficult to explain by utilizing Teams. Please always call the hotline first to connect with a tutor, and once connected, ask your tutor if it will be possible to switch to a Teams call.
Will the Homework Hotline be available during breaks?
No. The Homework Hotline will not be available during school breaks. Please see the academic calendar for school closure dates.
What if I really connect with a specific tutor? Is there an option to request tutors in the future or at least know a specific tutor’s availability?
Unfortunately, no. Tutors are randomly assigned through the system.
Who do I contact if I have a question or concern regarding the Homework Hotline?
If you have any questions regarding the Homework Hotline, please contact the Curriculum Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.