Students can access SMARTHINKING through Blackboard and the Student Portal.
To access through Blackboard:
Log into Blackboard and open a current CGTC course. A SMARTHINKING link should be available on the Lesson tab. Click the link to open SMARTHINKING. An operating system/browser check will run for first time users.
To acess through the Student Portal:
Log into your Student Portal. Find SMARTHINKING on the Resources tab, and click the green "Log In" button. SMARTHINKING automatically recognizes you as a CGTC student. No additional account information is needed to use the tutoring services.
On the SMARTHINKING homepage, chose a tutoring option. An operating system/browser check will run for first time users.
Minimum requirements to use SMARTHINKING:
- Operating System: Windows XP/Vista/7/8, Mac 10.4+, Google Chromium, iOS, or Android
- Internet Browser: Google Chrome, Firefox 12.0+, Internet Explorer 8.0+ or Safari 5.0+
Tutoring is available for:
- Essays and paper writing
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Computer Science
- Word/Excel/Power Point
- and more!
SMARTHINKING has put together some informative video tutorials. Check out these videos for a complete walkthrough of all the different tools and tutoring options.