Tutor/Proofreader Training Workshops


Tutoring / Proofreading Informational Meeting

August 30th, 2017 from 11-11:30 a.m. in Donnelly 225


Tutor Training Workshops (Attendance Required at all Sessions)

Session 1

September 6th, 2017 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

September 13th, 2017 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

September 20th, 2017 at 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in Donnelly 225

Representatives from HEOP, Accommodations and Accessibility 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.


Proofreader Training Workshop (Attendance Mandatory)

September 27th, 2017 from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Donnelly 225


ESL Tutor Training Workshop

October 4th, 2017 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in Donnelly 225