Blueprint for tutoring adult readers
Corporate Name: Iowa. Division of Community Colleges and Workforce Preparation
Alternate Document Title: Volunteer tutoring program in reading for adults
Publisher: USDE, Division of Adult Education and Literacy
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1986
Distributor: Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy, Division of Adult Education and Literacy, Office of Vocational and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education
Source Address: 400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Mary E. Switzer Bldg, Room 4428
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20202-7240
Material Type: Guide
Intended Audience: Tutor
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: Volunteers; Adult Literacy; Guides
The blueprint is part of a project to develop and implement a tutor training program to provide tutoring services to adults functioning below the ninth grade level. Volunteers were trained to work with program participants. Included are how to get started as a tutor, an overview of typical clients, how to get acquainted with a client, tutoring procedures, teaching decoding skills, and a variety of forms.
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