The cliffnotes version of my take on the question "What are your 5 outside the box tips that help make your tutoring lessons fun?"
1. Let the Student Set The Atmosphere for Learning
2. Embody positivity in Personal Instruction of the Subject Matter!
Hi prospective student! It's important to be well-prepared for your first session.
First, let's talk on the phone to address your needs and then:
Make sure you bring your writing with you! I know that may sound silly, but sometimes we walk out of the house and forget the keys.
Make sure your writing is printed on a clean copy with 1 - 1.5 inch margins, double-spaced...
This past weekend, I had the opportunity to present the tutor training module "Effective Interpersonal Skills" to my fellow HCC tutors. The module is part of the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) training curriculum for tutors. Here, I'll share what we discussed at this training.
Training Module Objectives:
define interpersonal skills