elective is designed for students who wish to build their resume, improve
interpersonal skills, and gain experience in facilitating learning. Students
work under a teacher's guidance in primarily freshman classes. Activities
within the classroom include tutoring, small group instruction, monitoring
individual and group work, and teaching whole-class lessons. There are two options from which to
OPTION 1: Student Tutor
tutors are facilitators of learning, serving as both coaches and role models in
the learning environment. They work in small
groups or one-on-one as directed by teachers. Student tutors work on a rotating
schedule with several teachers.
tutors receive weekly specialized training to build tutoring skills when
assisting and supporting students. Upon successful completion of this
course, students will receive tutor certification.
OPTION 2: Student Intern
These students work specifically
with one teacher in one classroom for the term.
Interns should have a serious interest and past success in the course for which they are
applying. Interns work under the
direction and training of the teacher to support