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Gadsden State Community College


SMARTHINKING - Online Tutoring:

Anywhere, Anytime


SMARTHINKING Online Tutoring allows you to:

  • Connect with a Tutor and interact live
  • Submit your Writing for any class to SMARTHINKING’S Online Writing Lab
  • Submit a Question and receive a reply from a Tutor
  • Receive Help when you need it…24 hours a day!


SMARTHINKING Online Tutoring is available at Gadsden State for the areas of

  • Math
  • Science
  • Writing
  • Office Administration

Steps to Get Started with SMARTHINKING

  • Login to Blackboard
  • Click on the My Institution Tab
  • Click on the SMARTHINKING link in the Tools area
  • You have access to 180 minutes of Tutoring in your account

Technology Requirements and Troubleshooting

  • Cookies/Javascript should be enabled.
  • Please disable all popup blockers for
  • Make sure that your browser is set to allow cookies and pop-up windows (SMARTHINKING uses both of these)
  • Make sure that you have Java installed. If you need to install Java, go to and follow the instructions for the free download.
  • For a full list of the most up to date settings, please visit the link below


Need help using SMARTHINKING?
Click on the SMARTHINKING Student Handbook in the Customer Support & FAQ area of your SMARTHINKING homepage!!
You can also contact Customer Support at - (888) 430-7429 ext. 1
(Mon-Fri, 8am – 6pm ET) or
your Gadsden State Counseling and Advising Office at (256) 549-8307
(Mon – Fri, 7:30am – 4:30 pm CT)