Tutor/Proofreader Training Workshops


Tutoring Informational Meeting

January 18th, 2017 from 11-11:30 a.m. in Donnelly 225


Tutor Training Workshops (Attendance Required at all Sessions)

Session 1

January 25th, 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

February 1st, 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

February 8th, 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)

TBA- Fall Semester


ESL Tutor Training Workshop

TBA- Fall Semester