09
Aug
2022

Virtual Tutor Training (August 2022)

Aug 09, 2022 3:30 pm -5:00 pm
Virtual
Free

This 3-module training prepares volunteers to become virtual tutors. Attendance is required on August 9, 16, and 23.

Contact Alison (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register by 12:00pm on Tuesday, August 9.

15
Aug
2022

What tutors need to know about the GED

Aug 15, 2022 10:00 am -11:00 am
Virtual
Free

This session is for tutors who want to learn about the GED.  An overview of the test will be followed by a brainstorm of strategies and materials to help a learner succeed.

For more information about this or any other Tutor Tune Up topic, email Alison This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

You must register to attend.  Zoom link will be sent out one day prior to the scheduled meeting.

15
Aug
2022

What tutors need to know about TOEFL

Aug 15, 2022 4:00 pm -5:00 pm
Virtual
Free

This session is for tutors to learn the basics of the TOEFL test.  Discussion will include strategies and session planning tips to help learners successfully prepare for the TOEFL test.

For more information about this or any other Tutor Tune Up topic, email Alison This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

You must register to attend.  Zoom link will be sent out one day prior to the scheduled meeting.

16
Aug
2022

Emergent Strategy (book discussion)

Aug 16, 2022 2:00 pm -3:00 pm
Virtual
Free

Join the discussion!  We'll be discussing Emergent Strategy by Adrienne Maree Brown.  Whether you've read all or just part, come and share your thoughts.

For more information about this or any other Tutor Tune Up topic, email Alison This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

You must register to attend.  Zoom link will be sent out one day prior to the scheduled meeting.

16
Aug
2022

Virtual Tutor Training (August 2022)

Aug 16, 2022 3:30 pm -5:00 pm
Virtual
Free

This 3-module training prepares volunteers to become virtual tutors. Attendance is required on August 9, 16, and 23.

Contact Alison (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register by 12:00pm on Tuesday, August 9.

17
Aug
2022

Learning Disabilities, part one

Aug 17, 2022 10:00 am -11:00 am
Virtual
Free

Many adult learners have learning disabilities.  This session is part one of two that will explore how tutors can successfully work with learners who may have learning disabilities.  Best practices and evidence-based strategies will be shared.  Come with questions!

There will be required prep-work for this session.

If you have questions about this or other Tutor Tune Up options, please contact Alison (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

You must register to attend.  Zoom link will be sent out the day prior to the workshop.

17
Aug
2022

Test Taking Skills

Aug 17, 2022 2:00 pm -3:00 pm
Virtual
Free

Join for a discussion about test taking skills and how to incorporate these into your sessions.  Bring ideas to share.

If you have questions about this or other Tutor Tune Up options, please contact Alison (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

You must register to attend.  Zoom link will be sent out the day prior to the workshop.

18
Aug
2022

Emergent Strategy (book discussion)

Aug 18, 2022 2:00 pm -3:00 pm
Virtual
Free

Join the discussion!  We'll be discussing Emergent Strategy by Adrienne Maree Brown.  Whether you've read all or just part, come and share your thoughts.

For more information about this or any other Tutor Tune Up topic, email Alison This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

You must register to attend.  Zoom link will be sent out one day prior to the scheduled meeting.

19
Aug
2022

15-day Literacy & Equity Challenge Discussion

Aug 19, 2022 10:00 am -11:00 am
Virtual
Free

Washtenaw Literacy's 15-day Literacy & Equity Challenge will provide a daily email M-F from Aug 15-31 to all participants.  The email will include links and items for you to browse and explore as you wish.  To register for the challenge, complete this form!

During the 15-day Literacy & Equity Challenge, we will offer 3 discussions so you can share your thoughts and reflections.  You may join one or all three.

  • August 19, 10am
  • August 25, 2pm
  • August 31, 6pm

If you have questions about this or other Tutor Tune Up options, please contact Alison (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

You must register to attend.  Zoom link will be sent out the day prior to the workshop.

22
Aug
2022

What tutors need to know about the Accuplacer

Aug 22, 2022 10:00 am -11:00 am
Virtual
Free

If your learner hopes to take the Accuplacer for admission to Washtenaw Community College, this session is for you!  

If you have questions about this or other Tutor Tune Up options, please contact Alison (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

You must register to attend.  Zoom link will be sent out the day prior to the workshop.