(See the tutor training page for more information on tutor training classes. See the Orientation page for new tutor orientation days and times.)
In addition to the meetings listed below, all new tutors, unless exempt attend a tutor training class during the first quarter of tutoring. We will provide snacks, and we promise that the meetings are a great opportunity to learn, get know other tutors, have fun, and share ideas.
Returning tutors in all SSC areas are expected to attend/complete at least two meetings or supplemental training activities each quarter.
We hope to see you at these meetings!
Tutor Meetings - Spring 2013
ALL SSC Tutors
All Tutor Meeting
No All Tutor Meeting this quarter
End of Quarter Picnic & BBQ:
Friday, June 21, 12:30-whenever in Memorial Park (Week 11)
Come one come all--all current and former tutors, friends, faculty and staff invited! Bring some food or drink to share!
Adjunct Skills Tutors
(See the SI Resources page for more info)
Friday, April 12, 12:30-2:00 in LIB 107 (Week 1)
Meet the other SI's, new and returning. Overview of Adjunct goals, approach, procedures and requirements.
Friday, April 19, 12:30-2:00 in LIB 107 (Week 2)
Friday, June 14, 12:30-2:00 in LIB 107 (Week 10)
Returning Tutor Brownbag Meeting: Friday, April 19, 1:30-2:30 in L73A (Week 2)
Customized Academic Support (CAS) program information: TBA
Overview of CAS goals, requirements, components and procedures. Review of tutoring, four-week modules, workshops, directed learning activities, and advising options. Feedback from tutors on what's working and what's not.
Supplemental Tutor Training Sessions
Friday, May 17, 1:30-2:30 in LIB 107
Sentence Boundaries & Sentence Combining with Julie Sartwell
Additional potential topics TBA:
Directed Learning Activities (DLAs) are available to complete supplemental training requirement or to use "no-show" time.
General Subject Tutor Meetings
Returning Tutor Brown Bag Meeting:
Friday, April 19, 1:30-2:30 in L47 (Week 2)
Returning tutors to get together to plan for the quarter and hear news and updates.
Subject Area Roundtables (Accounting/Econ/World Languages): TBA
Sessions will be held on Fridays 12:30-1:20 in LIB 107 --Dates and topics TBA
A chance for new and returning tutors to get together and share ideas with subject-area faculty and other tutors for how to help students with the content and skills they most need to do well in those specific classes.
Math/Science Tutorial Center Meetings
Weekly Individual Tutoring Skills Overview and Packet
TBA (may be covered at new tutor orientation)
This session give you an overview of the study skills component to our WIT service. Required for all S43 weekly individual tutors! General subject and Skills tutors welcome to attend.
Concept vs. Technique using Multiple Strategies with Differing Learning Styles
This session revolves around learning and developing successful tutoring techniques for a variety of math problems. General subject and Skills tutors welcome to attend.
Transitioning into Drop-In Tutoring
This session will help you learn and develop techniques to simultaneously assist several drop-in tutees at the same time, even though they are working on different problems. For S43 tutors only.
Transitioning into Group Tutoring
This session will help you learn and develop techniques for leading a group of students from the same class. For S43 tutors only.
Listening & Speaking Center Meetings
LSC Staff Meeting