Tutoring - TLC

The Learning Center

Need help with math or writing? The Learning Center is here for you!  Stop by the Library Help Desk for more information.

Tutoring is available by appointment, though walk-ins are accommodated when possible. We are committed to helping you succeed in your studies at Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College. Please feel free to contact us via email or call 270.901.1171 and ask to speak with one of the tutors.

TLC Staff

Math Tutor: Jason Dooley

Writing Tutor: Taylor Herald

TLC Hours

Generally, The Learning Center will be open 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on the main campus Monday through Friday. Writing help is available on the main campus in Building C, Room 24 (enter through the library); math help is available in the main campus library, Building C, Room 22. 


Appointments for TLC can be scheduled by phone or email or via Starfish. To view available times and dates and make an appointment through Starfish, follow the instructions below.

Log on to Blackboard.

  1. Click the Starfish link on the menu at the left side of the screen.
  2. In the menu at the bottom left labeled My Success Network, select the tutor with whom you wish to make an appointment. Math tutors are Jason Dooley, Gulnisa Karadshayeva, and Michael Nichols. Writing tutors are Taylor Herald and Melissa Costa.
  3. Clicking on See available appointments below the tutor's name will bring up a calendar from which you can choose a day and time to make an appointment.
  4. Choose the appropriate time, click Sign Up and complete the form. **NOTE: Starfish defaults to Eastern Time. Make sure you've changed your settings to the Central Time Zone.
  5. After appointment is scheduled, you will receive a verification email from Starfish.

External Mathematics Resources:

Khan Academy / YouTube Videos that may assist in our math courses.

External Writing Resources:

If you d like some immediate practice or help with grammar, punctuation, or other writing issues, please visit these links: 
Grammar Bytes