Quantcast

Got Homework?

Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.

  • across
    MIT Grad Student
    Online now
  • laura*
    Helped 1,000 students
    Online now
  • Hero
    College Math Guru
    Online now

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

Redwood_Girl Group Title

Here's one. I think it would be useful to be able to ping a particular person with a question. A student might be looking for a particular tutor, or another student with whom she's worked with before. Maybe with a follow-up question, maybe with a related question in another context, maybe with an entirely new question. A tutor might be wanting to follow up with a particular student, on an assignment they worked on together, for example, to see how it went, or to see how a projected assignment is coming along.

  • 2 years ago
  • 2 years ago

  • This Question is Closed
  1. Redwood_Girl Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Currently the only way to do this (as far as I can see) is to find a thread in which the person you want to reach was involved and post something there, even if your current question has nothing to do with the original discussion. If there were some way, some open way naturally, to reach individuals, it would be really helpful. When the follow-up is related to a given thread, it makes sense to post there or course, to maintain the discussion intact. But there are times when this is not the case.

    • 2 years ago
  2. Redwood_Girl Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    (Had to use the answer box to get the whole of that question in!)

    • 2 years ago
  3. shadowfiend Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 3

    We're working on pings as a possible feature right now, though I can't give you a specific ETA or anything at the moment :)

    • 2 years ago
  4. Redwood_Girl Group Title
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Very cool . . . I hope you do implement it at some point.

    • 2 years ago
    • Attachments:

See more questions >>>

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.