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Tutor Training and Resources

Welcome to the Urban Tech Tutor Training and Resources course! We're excited to have you onboard. This course has been thoughtfully designed to provide you with a comprehensive overview of the program, participation guidelines, and the essential principles of effective tutoring.

Throughout this course, you'll learn valuable strategies on how to create a positive and engaging learning environment, as well as establish productive relationships with your mentees. We'll equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to become an effective tutor.

Whether you're new to tutoring or already have some experience, this course is suitable for you. It offers a great opportunity to enhance your tutoring skills and take them to the next level.

By the end of this course, you'll be able to:

- Understand the fundamental principles of effective tutoring.
- Develop excellent communication skills to build rapport with your students.
- Familiarize yourself with the school's language, goals, state standards, and guidelines.
- Gain practice with the program's curriculum.
- Build confidence in your tutoring abilities.
- Successfully sign up and actively participate in the tutoring program.

We're committed to providing you with a valuable learning experience that will empower you to make a positive impact as a tutor. Let's get started on this exciting journey together!
  • Welcome sample
  • Meet the Tutoring Program Coordinators
  • Meet Your Colleagues
  • TUTORING Principles
  • Connecting with Students
  • Basic Principles
  • Empowering Learners
  • Active Listening
  • Active Listening Questions for Reflection
  • Effective Feedback
  • Effective Feedback Questions for Reflection
  • Non-verbal Communication
  • Privacy Laws
  • Code of Conduct
  • Preparedness Evaluation
  • Preparation Assessment
  • Tutor Backgrounder Submission
  • Tutor Backgrounder Submission
  • Mathematics Resources
  • Helpful Tutor Resources sample
  • What is Wolfram Alpha? sample
  • Interactive Whiteboard sample
  • Unpacking State Standards
  • Practice NY State Questions
  • Calendar
  • Zoom Link and Instructions
  • Problem Sets
  • Tutoring Resources Folder sample
  • Ratios Problem Set sample
  • Fractions Problem Set sample
  • Integer Operations Problem Set sample
  • After the Session
  • Post-Tutoring Survey: For Tutors
  • Post-Tutoring Survey: For Students
  • Feedback
  • Interactive Whiteboard (clone)
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever