Giving + Learning

Category: Tips for Volunteering with New Americans


Today’s Tutor Tips

via Washtenaw Literacy Site  Here are a number of tutoring tips that will provide resources for teachers in the ESL classroom to feel more confident: 1) Activate prior knowledge. Find a topic in which the learner are knowledgeable or interested in. This will…

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Learner Web: Teaching Adults to Read

via Learner Web: Teaching Adults to Read. Literacy coaches who are working with learners on reading will appreciate this online tool, a workshop broken down into the following components: Teaching Adults to Read: Alphabetics Teaching Adults to Read: Comprehension Teaching…

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Oct. 18 Free Tutor Training: 9:00-3:30. Sign up now!

Giving+Learning Training Flyer_MNLiteracyCouncil Giving + Learning and the NDSU English Department are hosting a Tutor Training session for students, teachers, and volunteers who work with Low Level English Learners. Burgen Young from the Minnesota Literacy Council will be putting on…

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MultiBrief: The importance of hands-on learning and movement for English learners

MultiBrief: The importance of hands-on learning and movement for English learners. Tremendous resource for ELL tutor, including a note on Total Physical Response and use of art with ELLs.

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