24
Feb
2021

Lunch and Learn: Tutoring Materials

Feb 24, 2021 12:00 pm -1:00 pm
Virtual
Free

Join Jennifer 12-1pm on Wednesdays to discuss tutoring materials.  Each week will include an introduction to 2-3 websites and follow-up discussion about how they work and how they might be used in tutoring.

  • February 3rd: The Basics -- Effective Use of Online Dictionaries & Corpora
  • February 10th: Skill-Building -- Websites for Speaking, Listening, Reading & Writing
  • February 17th: Core Content -- Websites for Math, Science & Social Studies
  • February 24th: DIY -- Websites for Finding & Creating Your Own Materials

Registration closes at 6pm the night before.  At that time, you will be sent the Zoom link via email.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

24
Feb
2021

All Things ESL

Feb 24, 2021 4:00 pm -5:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Join EMU Professor Zuzana Tomaš for a special Q&A session for ESL tutors.  Bring your questions, bring your challenges, bring your stories to share.  From grammar to pronunciation, Dr. Tomaš will share her expertise.

You must register to receive the Zoom link. Registration closes at 6:00pm the day before.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

24
Feb
2021

Virtual Tutor Training (February/March 2021)

Feb 24, 2021 7:00 pm -8:30 pm
Virtual
Free

This 3-module training prepares volunteers to become virtual tutors. Attendance is required on February 24 and March 3 and 10.

Contact Mitch (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register by 12:00pm on Wednesday, February 24. 

26
Feb
2021

Pronunciation, part two

Feb 26, 2021 1:00 pm -2:30 pm
Virtual
Free

This is part two of the Pronunciation workshop given at Power Tutoring.  Part one is not a pre-requisite.

This session will focus on supra-segmentals and activities you can do in your sessions to help learners improve their pronunciation, fluency and comprehensibility.  Materials based on the research by Ehrlich and Avery found in their book "Teaching American English Pronunciation".

You must register to receive the Zoom link.  Registration closes at 6:00pm the day before.

If you have questions, please contact Alison (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). 

03
Mar
2021

Virtual Tutor Training (February/March 2021)

Mar 03, 2021 7:00 pm -8:30 pm
Virtual
Free

This 3-module training prepares volunteers to become virtual tutors. Attendance is required on February 24 and March 3 and 10.

Contact Mitch (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register by 12:00pm on Wednesday, February 24. 

10
Mar
2021

Virtual Tutor Training (February/March 2021)

Mar 10, 2021 7:00 pm -8:30 pm
Virtual
Free

This 3-module training prepares volunteers to become virtual tutors. Attendance is required on February 24 and March 3 and 10.

Contact Mitch (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register by 12:00pm on Wednesday, February 24. 

11
Mar
2021

Slack Basics

Mar 11, 2021 6:30 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Join Kim for a demonstration and Q&A all about our Tutor Slack platform. You must register in order to attend, and registration will close at 6:00pm the day before.

07
Apr
2021

Virtual Tutor Training (April 2021)

Apr 07, 2021 2:00 pm -3:30 pm
Virtual
Free

This 3-module training prepares volunteers to become virtual tutors. Attendance is required on April 7, 14, and 21.

Contact Mitch (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register by 6:00pm on Tuesday, April 6. 

12
Apr
2021

Slack Basics

Apr 12, 2021 10:00 am -11:00 am
Virtual
Free

Join Kim for a demonstration and Q&A all about our Tutor Slack platform. You must register in order to attend, and registration will close at 6:00pm the day before.

14
Apr
2021

Virtual Tutor Training (April 2021)

Apr 14, 2021 2:00 pm -3:30 pm
Virtual
Free

This 3-module training prepares volunteers to become virtual tutors. Attendance is required on April 7, 14, and 21.

Contact Mitch (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register by 6:00pm on Tuesday, April 6.