A Tutor’s Workshop
is intended to help support the student with a learning disability and/or
ADHD, returning adult learners, deaf and hard of hearing populations and all learners by ensuring
everyone acquires the knowledge and skills necessary for success in the workplace and society. By
keeping students in school through retention methods such as peer tutoring communities we will have a
more qualified work force for the demands of the future.
A Tutor’s Workshop is intended to be used by peer tutors, their trainers, classroom
instructors and administrators in two-year colleges. The goal is that you be empowered to deal with
some of the more prevalent challenges your students must deal with, through learning about the larger
issues they face and finding specific strategies for dealing with these issues.
Workshop components are :
Self-paced Interactive Course)
Indexed video segments
Interactive Course provides text, video based instruction, exercises, self-check
activities and web links. The Course must be used on a personal computer with DVD drive.
Use the complete course during initial training and specific modules for a refresher. The menu
navigation tools allow easy access of specific modules or chapters in a module.
Modules in the interactive course are:
•Overview and Site Map
•Related Syndromes and/or Disorders
Hard of Hearing Students
•Returning Adult Students
•To the Peer Tutor
•To the Counselor
•To The Classroom Instructor
•To the Administrator
Instructor based workshop setting provides the opportunity to watch the entire video or specific
video segments. The DVD may be played on a DVD player or computer. A second DVD with the Spanish audio
and subtitles is also provided.
Video segments are:
B) Types of Learning Disabilities
C) Learning Styles
D) Problem Solving Skills
E) Cognitive Study Skills
F) Building Math Confidence
G) Personal Learning
H) Affective Skills
I) Deaf and HOH Students
J) Adult Students
The purchase price is $300.00 for the first copy and $30.00 for each additional copy,
plus shipping and handling per location/campus. The lower cost for additional copies makes it
possible to place multiple copies in a learning or tutoring center.
Rights granted for purchase of the DVD include: a) life of media audiovisual use and b) public
performance. Right to transmit via closed circuit and digital/video-on-demand is also available is
also available for $100.00 per campus.
Video Length: 73 minutes
Approximate time required to complete self study course -- 4 - 6 hours.
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