Brainfuse is a Web site that offers students unlimited instant access to qualified tutors. Students can communicate with their own personal tutors by typing messages, drawing on a virtual blackboard, and speaking over the Internet. For a $40 monthly fee, students in grades 4 through 12 can receive unlimited access to live tutoring help throughout the day and evening. All Brainfuse instructors are certified teachers and experienced tutors, trained to respond to each child's particular needs. Brainfuse can provide schools with customized live online tutoring for state standards tests and general tutoring in a wide range of subjects. For more information, visit www.brainfuse.com.
This article originally appeared in the 02/01/2001 issue of THE Journal.