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First impressions in tutoring, Part 2

This is the second of a three-part series of posts to help tutors get tutoring off to a good start with new students (learners). In part one, we looked at creating a plan for the first session or two to … Continue reading

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Say Something: A great partner reading strategy for improving comprehension

Working with a student who just doesn’t get it when he or she reads? Many students struggle with comprehension–it’s a common challenge among struggling readers and something all developing readers are working on. One thing tutors can do is just … Continue reading

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Tutoring videos show and tell

A picture is worth a thousand words, or so they say. We haven’t checked the math but keeping that in mind ReadWriteServe has worked with our community and campus partners at UNC Charlotte to create videos to help tutors working … Continue reading

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Success Stories: Progress at Druid Hills Elementary

Tutors from St. Peter Catholic Church in Charlotte have been working with students at Druid Hills Academy, a Pre-K through grade 8 school in CMS, since September, 2013. The program is seeing success! Phoebe Levine, a volunteer with St. Peter, … Continue reading

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