ERIC Number: ED378278
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Students as Tutors in Schools: Resource Pack.
BP Educational Service, Poole (England).
Student tutoring has proven itself effective both in providing role models and academic assistance. This package was produced to provide encouragement, guidance, and support for all involved with student tutoring programs, including coordinators, teachers, and the student tutors themselves. An introduction explains tutoring and its benefits, with a factsheet that summarizes advantages of tutoring. Section B contains information for program coordinators, with a planning calendar and sample certificates and registration forms. Section C contains a range of training materials and activities for training sessions. Information for schools is provided in Section D, which guides the link teacher and the classroom teachers. Information for tutors in Section E include do's and don'ts and comments from student tutors. Section F contains evaluation and assessment guidelines, with some sample evaluation questionnaires for participants. The 2 appendixes of Section G provide ideas for further reading and photocopy master sheets for presentations on tutoring. (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Educational Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Methods, Peer Influence, Peer Teaching, Resources, Role Models, Teaching Methods, Training, Tutorial Programs, Tutors, Volunteers
BP Educational Service, P.O. Box 934, Poole, Dorset, BH17 7BR, United Kingdom (25 British pounds).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: BP Educational Service, Poole (England).