The Template and Peer Tutor CD-ROM Contains worksheets, forms, and flyers that may be completed onscreen, revised, and/or printed for easy distribution. Also included are two posters which provide useful guidelines and serve as excellent training aids for The Tutoring Process.
* Only the Ultimate TutorLink Program package comes with a CD-ROM. All other packages supply a downloadable verision of these forms, templates, and worksheets.
The Guide to Training Tutors contains guidelines for training new and experienced peer tutors. It teaches how to implement proven tutoring methods and protocols that produce higher grades. This guide is arranged in sequential training modules. The modules each have video workshop segments to assist you in helping tutors learn the TutorLink protocols:
Module 1: Orientation
Module 2: The Tutoring Sessions
Module 3: Tutoring Skills
The Administrative Guide describes important steps that have been proven successful for setting up and administering a new peer tutoring program or improving an existing one. By following this guide and completing the Action Plan worksheets, you will learn ways to:
Analyze your existing tutoring program and your support channels.
Develop a leadership plan for staffing your program.
Set the goals and mission statement for your peer tutoring program.
Identify your target student population.
Determine the locations and materials needed for your program.
Identify and recruit your tutors.
Promote your tutoring program.
The Guide to the Tutoring Process presents a step-by-step approach. The Desk Reference to Learning Problems at the back of this guide describes characteristics of common learning problems and defines important related terminology. This guide will help you:
Determine why students have trouble with schoolwork.
Learn the common causes of low grades.
Implement proven tutoring methods and protocols.
Utilize a series of forms and evaluation methods for tracking and measuring student success.
Peer Tutor Handbook The handbook helps remind tutors of key points from their training sessions. Also included are two posters which provide useful guidelines and serve as excellent training aids for The Tutoring Process.
TutorLink's dynamic research-based training courses, support materials, and services will increase the effectiveness of your Tutor training program and provide professional credentials for you and your tutors. Here are some of the key features of the training and certification workshops:
Optimize your use of the TutorLink Peer Tutor Training Program materials and resources.
Conducted by nationally recognized and Certified Master Trainer / Administrators.
Conducted at your site
Scheduled conveniently with your school calendar
Customized to meet the goals and objectives of your tutoring program based on pre-evaluation
Available with a national certification component
Research based, proven practices
In Service Training Fees are quoted. All In Service Training are customized to fit the needs of your program.
The Award Winning TutorLink Tutor Training Course Now Being Used In Hundreds of School Districts, Colleges, Universities and By Private Practice and Professional Tutors will soon be available ONLINE. The TutorLink Online course:
Exceeds all NCLB requirements
Chicago Media Clinic Top Award winner
Telly Award Winner
Research based methods and proven practices
Excellent training for individuals, schools, organizations, government agencies, and corporations
Structured tutor training that meets individual schedules
Audio narration mirrors text presentation with on-off toggle
Video of actual tutoring sessions models good practice with proven methods and skill sets
Self-paced, interactive courses
Assessments strategically placed throughout the four lesson set to assure mastery and allow learner to verify understanding
Important forms for evaluation, charting, and accountability
Wide Range of applications
An excellent training component to supplement a new or existing program
An inclusive, complete training course for organizations and adult or peer volunteers
Corporate training course to help employees apply tutoring skills in a mentoring environment
The NTA recommends NTRC/TutorLink products and services based on their principles and methodologies as useful and credible training options and effective tutor training
Contact Your Professional TutorLink Consultant Team At:
TutorLink accepts checks with order, payment by credit cards, and official numbered school purchase orders.
Send purchase orders or check w/order to:
TutorLink Order Department
3719 Washington Blvd. Indianapolis IN 46205
Credit Card Orders can be made by calling: 317-281-3176
School Purchase Orders can be made by calling: 317-281-3176
Inquiries and questions: Please call 866-311-6630 x 139 or Thomas Redicks, TutorLink Direct at 317-281-3176
Use Your Education to Earn Professional Compensation as a Professional Tutor, and Create Excitement and Rewards for You, Your Students and Community
In-Service Private Practice Professional Tutor Training Workshops and Ongoing Support
How To Establish or Improve Your Private Practice Tutoring Program
Join educators and tutors from across the nation who have already completed this cross- curriculum training course. The training course for tutors in all subjects/courses, all grades and ages is devoted to analysis of operation, educational, and business aspects of private tutoring. Specific topics include causes for low grades, tutoring methods, which promote self-directed learning, identification of courses, and subjects that have the highest tutoring demands. Additional topics include:
The ten reasons students do not study or finish homework
How to begin your tutoring practice from start-up to implementation
How to quickly find students you will enjoy tutoring
How to improve an existing program
How to charge and collect fees.
Whether you are just getting started or directing an established program, this training will show you how to maximize your tutoring program. You will also learn:
How to maintain an effective and easy record keeping system (provided by TutorLink)
What motivates students to work harder?
Guaranteed techniques to improve study skills
Timelines and benchmarks for measuring student progress, and what to do when progress is not occurring.