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LAUSD contracts Paper to provide free tutoring for K-6 students 

 

Building L.A. students' confidence to problem solve on their own 

Paper partners with Los Angeles Unified School District to provide free, unlimited access to trained tutors so every elementary school student can ask questions, work through problems, and grow their confidence. Paper’s skilled tutors are ready to provide assistance in the language that’s most comfortable for students—whether that’s English, Spanish, French, or Mandarin.

Elementary students at LAUSD can now chat with a live tutor in seconds using Paper’s Live Help feature. They can also submit written compositions to the Review Center to receive expert feedback within 24 hours or extend their learning at home by signing up for PaperLive shows. 

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Access Paper with your single sign-on via Schoology or Clever and get started using Paper today!

Need support? Contact us at support@paper.co or reach us by phone at (855) 800-2082.

Get started using Paper today!


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Learn more about Paper, our tutors, and the Paper Method.


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Explore how to login and navigate the Paper platform.


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Access our admin, teacher, and parent resources to begin using Paper.

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Get to know our tutors and the
Paper Method

Our diverse, mission-driven experts support students with different learning styles, in any subject, and in multiple languages.

These college students, Ph.D. candidates, and teachers have made it through rigorous vetting, testing, and training to become a Paper tutor: a dedicated, permanent employee who is qualified to help every student succeed. 

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PaperLive Sneak Peek

Presenting PaperLive: Interactive, live after-school programming

Students in grades K-6 have access to PaperLive—our after-school enrichment program with interactive, entertaining, and educational live videos.

Read our PaperLive announcement to learn more→

Explore

Explore how to login and navigate the Paper platform, what it’s like working with a Paper tutor during a Live Help session, submitting a writing composition to the Review Center, or experiencing a PaperLive show.

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How to login and navigate the Paper platform

The first time students log in to the Paper platform, they’ll be prompted to sign the student code of conduct and set up their learner profile.

Here is how to login and navigate the Paper platform→

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Live Help

Students can connect with a live tutor in seconds by using Paper’s chat-based Live Help feature.

Explore Live Help→

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Review Center

Students can submit written compositions to the Paper’s Review Center to receive feedback from a tutor within 24 hours.

Check out Paper’s Review Center→

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PaperLive

Students can participate in Paper’s after-school enrichment program to extend their learning outside of classroom walls.

Learn more about PaperLive →

Implement

Discover ways you can begin using Paper to support your students, whether you're an administrator, teacher, or parent, by using the materials in our Resource Hub. 

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  • School leaders


    District and school leaders: Don’t wait to share the exciting news about Paper with your school community! Here are three ways you can quickly get started: 

    1. Watch “The leadership guide to implementing Paper” video to learn more about the Paper platform and its benefits for your community. 

    2. Review the Top 10 Paper pointers for great tips and tricks on getting started with Paper.

    3. Read our brief overview of the platform.
    4. Spread the word about Paper across your school community by using materials shared on our administrator resource hub.

     

    Visit the LAUSD admin page

  • Teachers/
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    Elementary Teachers, are you ready to have a reduced workload this school year? Paper is here to help! You now have access to 24/7 academic coaches for your students, providing differentiated support on their after school assignments.

    Here’s how to get started:

    1. Learn about the Paper platform by watching the following videos:
      What is Paper?
      The student & teacher experience

    2. Register for a live teacher training! Sign up here!
      Can’t join live? No problem! Make sure to register to receive a recording of the training.

    3. Need some additional support? We’re here for you! Join our LAUSD Paper virtual office hours on the following days/times:
      Tuesday, August 23rd at 3:00PM PST
      Tuesday, August 30th at 3:00PM PST
      Tuesday, September 6th at 3:00PM PST
      Tuesday, September 13th at 3:00PM PST

      → Use this form to register and submit questions ahead of the session.

    4. Get your students and families started with Paper by completing the following steps:

      Part a: Assign your students this video for homework to watch on their own, with a friend, or with a caregiver. This video provides an introduction to Paper and guides them through how to set up their user profile.

      Part b: Include this assignment as a digital attachment or printout, to ensure students have set up their Paper user profile and are ready to begin.

    5. Not sure how to include Paper in future homework assignments? Here’s a list of pre-made activities for different subjects, along with student sentence starters for live chat.

    6. Save yourself from after-hours emails! Add this to your email signature to encourage students to go to Paper for academic support.

      Need support? Contact us at support@paper.co or reach us by phone at (855) 800-2082.

     

    Visit the LAUSD educator page

  • Parents and guardians

     

    Families: Are you ready to help your student get free access to unlimited academic support? To learn more about Paper, our tutors, and how we support your student 24/7, follow these steps:

    1. Read our Paper for parents and guardians overview and watch Paper for elementary school parents & guardians video to learn about the many ways Paper can make a significant difference in their child’s learning
    2. Set up time with your student to complete the Paper Family Scavenger Hunt together.
    3. Make a plan with your student on how they’ll include Paper in their study routines—and mark those plans on a calendar!

     

    Visit the LAUSD family page   Visite la página de la familia LAUSD