Educational Resources for 14-21 year olds:

LIVING ROOM TUTORS

A Rochester student-led initiative where students become (virtual) teachers! Become a volunteer tutor and/or sign up for tutoring.

HOMEWORK HELP

This program is run with volunteers by the Olmsted County Youth Commission.  Brainfuse  Free live tutoring is available daily 2PM – 11PM through Brainfuse. To get help with homework or other student support, sign in with a library card.

DISTANCE LEARNING RESOURCE REPOSITORY FROM SOUTHEAST SERVICE COOPERATIVE

This website includes e-learning and STEM resources; wellness sites and videos; virtual field trips, tours, and exhibits; and career exploration videos. Compiled by Rochester’s own Southeast Service Cooperative. (Resources for K through college)

EBOOKS MINNESOTA

Free online eBook collection for all Minnesotans covering a variety of subjects, featuring content from Minnesota publishers and authors.

ROCHESTER MOM’S BLOG RESOURCE LIST FOR ALL AGES

Created by mothers located in Rochester, MN, this resource is a must for a parent looking for subject matter related activities. From music to science this page will lead you to enriching activities for your family. (Resources for pre-K through college)

PURDUE OWL

Need to cite your sources in a bibliography? Utilize this resource to help you conduct research, use research, and cite research.

Apps For Education

Duolingo

Free
  • Ages: 10+
  • Subject: Language
  • Platform: iOS, Android

Khan Academy

Free
  • Ages: 2+
  • Subject: All subjects
  • Platform: iOS, Android

IXL

995/mo(school districts may have access)
  • Ages: 3+
  • Subject: All subjects
  • Platform: iOS, Android

Lightbot

Free
  • Ages: 8+
  • Subject: Coding, Logical Thinking
  • Platform: iOS, Android

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