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Making Tacos, Saving Grades
Blake Reichenbach is a writing consultant at Bellarmine University's Writing Center. He delivers a witty monologue about the connections between working at a trendy Mexican restaurant and consulting a fellow student during ...
SUNY Plattsburgh's Jonathon Martinez sits down with Tom Halford to chat about writing tutoring. Martinez talks about learning to speak English fluently as a child, and he explains why he wanted to become a writing tutor.
Avoid the Awkward Silence: Tips for Creating Conversation and Getting Students Involved in Tutoring Sessions
Jennifer L. Haden has been a writing mentor at the University of California at San Diego for three years. Haden provides three astute tips for writing tutors to help create a comfortable tutoring session.
Karma-Yoga and Non-attachment to the of Fruits of Work: Tutoring in the University Writing Center
Marin Smith is a graduate student in the Department of English at California State Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo. Her interest in Eastern religious philosophy began while she was teaching English in Kathmandu, ...
Carolyn Smith's short story is from the perspective of an anxious student who has her first tutoring session.
One Bad Experience
Madeline Seller's short story narrates the experience of a transfer student and how she overcomes a negative tutoring session.
Two Monologues on Grammar
Nick Moore graduated from SUNY Plattsburgh in the spring of 2015. Nick is interested in ESL and writing tutoring. In these two poems, he focuses on grammar as a meaning making system, but his real passion is for creative writing.
The New Learning Center Memes
Juan Soriano has created a new series of memes about the Learning Center.
Kyle Bell graduated from the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh in the spring of 2014. He has embarked on an accelerated B.A./M.A. TESOL from Stony Brook University. In "Multiliteracy Memes," Bell uses ...
The Writing Tutor Identity