Tutor/Proofreader Training Workshops


Tutoring / Proofreading Informational Meeting

January 24th, 2018 from 11-11:30 a.m. in Lowell Thomas 027


Tutor Training Workshops (Attendance Required at all Sessions)

Session 1

January 31st, 2018 at 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in Lowell Thomas 027

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 14th, 2018 at 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in Lowell Thomas 027

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.

Session 3

February 21st, 2018 at 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in Donnelly 237

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.


Proofreader Training Workshop (Attendance Mandatory)

No Proofreader training in Spring 2018


ESL Tutor Training Workshop

February 28th, 2018 from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Lowell Thomas 027