Best Practices in Tutor Training/Student Instruction
Tutor Training: Click on the bulleted titles to download the document or enter the website.
This comprehensive 14-hour tutor training workshop was designed in 2005 with the advice from fourteen of Virginia’s best volunteer trainers. If you are interested in taking the complete workshop, you are encouraged to work under the supervision of your local program manager or with an experienced peer mentor.
URL to the site: http://adultliteracytutor.blogspot.com/
- Demystifying Adult Literacy for Volunteer Tutors: A Reference Handbook and Resource Guide Written by Charlene L. Ball
Helping adults improve their literacy and English language skills is an important task that requires training; the goal of this website is to provide a web-based training alternative to face-to-face training. To succeed, also be aware that establishing a close working relationship with a local adult literacy program is a vitally important factor. As a first step in determining if Adult Literacy Volunteer Tutoring is right for you, please explore this website to learn more.
Best Practices in Teaching the Components of Reading – Click here to enter the page
Best Practices in Teaching Adult ESOL Learners – Click here to enter the page