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How do I get an online tutor?

After the quick registration process of an underprivileged family, a tutor/volunteer is matched with a child. The ELPS foundation provides a written introduction/email to the family with first online tutoring session details and recap of the free online tutoring service, required tools, and expectations.

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How does Homework Hotline work? (i.e. Free online tutoring service managed by volunteers)

The Elnora Lynn Perry Shands (ELPS) Foundation is a nonprofit dedicated to providing free educational programs to underprivileged families with children, teenagers, and/or yourng adults in the Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) Texas area.

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What is the ELPS Foundation?
What's the minimum time to work with a tutor?
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Click on the "Contact us" tab on the webpage and fill out the request for information.  Also, you can email us directly at tutor@scspro.org or call the nonprofit at 469-604-4921.

How can I volunteer as an online tutor?

Yes, the child may be assigned to the same tutor/volunteer based on his/her availability of the Homework Hotline program schedule. 

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Can I work with the same online tutor again?

After the underprivileged family register through the Homework Hotline program, the ELPS Foundation will assign a designated tutor/volunteer for your child based on availability.

Each online tutoring session is one hour (or less) per day with each child, if applicable.