Tutor/Proofreader Training Workshops


Tutoring / Proofreading Informational Meeting

January 22nd, 2014 from 11-11:30 a.m. in Lowell Thomas 207


Tutor Training Workshops (Attendance Required at all Sessions)

Session 1

January 29th, 2014 at 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in Donnelly 225

This session will cover the concepts and goals of tutoring. The qualities and characteristics of a good tutor and the mutual expectations and responsibilities of the tutor and tutees will be discussed.  General guidelines for tutoring and planning the first tutoring session will be covered.  The resources available on the ALC website will also be viewed. 

Session 2

February 12th, 2014 at 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in Donnelly 225

Learning styles and methods of instruction, study skills, test taking skills suggestions for improving the writing process and dealing with tutoring problems be presented.  Different methods of tutoring will be presented and tutors will also participate in a mock tutoring session.  Tutor applications will be completed.

Session 3

February 19th, 2014 at 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in Donnelly 225

Representatives from HEOP, Special Services and McCann will be introduced to the new tutors and proofreaders and will present important aspects of their programs.  The business aspects of the tutoring program will be presented. New student workers will fill out the necessary forms for payroll.  Payroll time-sheets and tutor training evaluation forms will also be completed.


Proofreaders Training Only

February 26th, 2014 from 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. in Donnelly 225 (All new proofreaders must attend.)