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Tutor Training

Welcome to the staff of Learning Services.  Our primary mission in Learning Services is to support all Elizabethtown College students within their academic studies. Peer tutors will assist students with improving specific course concepts as well as broader academic skills pertaining to studying and time management.  This on-line training will increase your skill base, which will benefit the students requesting tutoring at Learning Services. Elizabethtown College is a community engaged in a living and learning experience, and your willingness to be a peer tutor is a strong part of our community.

Please read all Modules then complete the Tutor Training Assessment and the Tutor Training Evaluation

Module 1 - Introduction to Tutoring

Module 2 – Five Steps to being an Effective Tutor

Module 3 – Techniques that Work

Module 4 – Listening Skills

Module 5 – Study Skills

Module 6 – Learning Styles

Module 7 – Learning Disabilities

Module 8 – Cultural Differences

Module 9 – Group Tutoring

Tutor Training Assessment and Evaluation


*This module of Online Tutor Training was created by Kathie Read, Learning Resource Center Coordinator of the American River College; it has been revised and implemented for our tutoring training program.


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