Homework Help at the Boston Public Library
Free drop-in homework help, academic support, and mentoring available at libraries and online during the school year in all subject areas to students in grades K – 8. Read more about Homework Help at the library.
Homework Help includes:
- Homework Help Mentors
- Boston Teachers Union tutors
- Online help courtesy of the BPL
Test Prep Help
MCAS Test Prep from the Massachusetts Department of Education – information about the MCAS tests including schedules, questions and answers from previous year’s tests, and a way to generate your own custom set of MCAS practice questions
PARCC Test Information from the Massachusetts Department of Education – information about the new K-12 assessment PARCC and a schedule of practice test sessions
LearningExpress Library – for students from grade school through college; practice tests, exercises, eBooks; ACT, SAT, and other standardized tests prep help
More sources for homework help and after school programs in Boston:
- BOSTONavigator, opens a new window – Search for out-of school time programming in Boston.
- Boston Youth Zone, opens a new window – Find activities, opportunities, and other fun stuff for kids and teens, plus important information for parents.
Find articles, do research for reports, look up facts and statistics using our online databases.
A few to get you started:
Netiquette for Kids - Read our guidelines for how to behave online.