Tutor/Proofreader Training Workshops


Tutoring / Proofreading Informational Meeting

January 21st, 2015 from 11-11:30 a.m. in Donnelly 225


Tutor Training Workshops (Attendance Required at all Sessions)

Session 1

January 28th, 2015 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 4th, 2015 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 11th, 2015 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.


ESL Tutor Training

February 18th, 2015 from 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. in Donnelly 225 (All new proofreaders must attend.)