Tutors

Thinking About Tutoring?

Here’s what’s involved: ATC’s reading and education specialists will provide an orientation program for you to learn about the tutoring program, to share important information about expectations, and to demonstrate how to deliver the program. A trained reading or education specialist will write individually targeted lesson plans for you to work from during your sessions… Continue reading Thinking About Tutoring?

ATC Tutor Registration

New Tutors should email ATC’s Program Director Lisa Jacobs at ljacobs@opmh.org to register. In addition, all tutors must complete the Alexandria City Public Schools (ACPS) volunteer application.  Submission of the ACPS application triggers a background check good for 12 months.   When your background check is complete, Angela Houghton of ACPS will notify you. At… Continue reading ATC Tutor Registration

Tutoring Tips

Kindergarten Reading Readiness Tutoring Tips – Writing Emergent writers practice what they know about letters—how to form them, sound them out, and put them together to create a representation of speech. Students’ growing understanding of reading and writing inform each other. By the time the student develops a solid concept of word (COW), he/she also understands word… Continue reading Tutoring Tips

Tutoring Videos

Looking for a video to demonstrate a tutoring concept? Check out ATC’s channel on YouTube here  Featured video of the month: