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Tutor Now Fundamentals of Adult Education (Blended Course)

13 June 2018
When:
April 17, 2019 – May 1, 2019 all-day
2019-04-17T00:00:00-04:00
2019-05-02T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Office of Adult Education
1500 John F Kennedy Blvd 14th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:

Our volunteers are at the heart of our work. In Philadelphia, volunteer adult education tutors serve multitudes of adult students every year providing, mentorship, support and academic guidance. The first step to becoming an Adult Education Tutor is to attend one of the FREE tutor trainings offered by the Office of Adult Education. The training is open to everyone – no teaching experience required!  After completion, trained tutors are placed at adult education programs throughout Philadelphia. Click here to learn more about our volunteer program.

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Facilitator

Janice Saunders

Description

3-week course
Participants are required to attend all 3 face-to-face sessions and complete online coursework.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.)
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.)
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 (5:30 – 8:30 p.m.)

The Tutor Now: Fundamentals of Adult Learning training provides tutors with basic skills and strategies for tutoring adult learners. It is designed to ensure that tutors are not only teaching adult basic education skills (Reading, Writing and Numeracy) but also incorporating fundamental skills needed to succeed in the 21st-century workplace such as digital literacy skills. After completion, trained tutors are placed at adult education programs throughout Philadelphia.

Participants will learn how to:

Blended Training Course
The blended training combines in-person workshops with online work that will be completed at home. Online work includes reading, watching videos, and participating in online discussions. This class meets two times and all work needs to be completed within the 3-week period.

Click here to learn more about volunteering.

 

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