Arrive at Two Together no later
than 3:30, preferably earlier so that youhave time to prepare for the
arrival of your student. The student you are tutoring is your
responsibility from arrival at Two Together until they are picked up at 200 Green Street around 5 pm. If you
can’t stay the entire time, please notify a staff member at the beginning
of the session.
We need to know the days when
you are volunteering/working. If you need to cancel, please call us as
soon as possible at 434-9055.
The children look forward to
you coming and are very disappointed when you don’t show up.
Our program relies on tutors to
be successful. We need to know how many tutors are coming each day.
Assist the student with
homework in ways that extend understanding for the student.
Build a relationship with your
student showing you care about their success
Offer individual enthusiasm
Promote child’s enthusiasm for
reading and writing.
Engage children in enjoyable
Provide a positive role model.
Assist the student with the
selection of a book (or other reading material including web sites) read
and discuss the book with the student, and assist with journal writing or
other literacy activity
Complete a Daily Tutor Log and
give it to the Site Coordinator—this is important to the evaluation of our
program and the form must be completed fully and with thought.
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