The Longman Guide to Peer Tutoring

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Pearson Longman, 2008 - Education - 209 pages
5 Reviews

Grounded in current writing center theory and practice, The Allyn & Bacon Guide to Peer Tutoring provides students with a comprehensive introduction to effective tutoring.

Throughout the book, readers hear the voices of tutors and writers in first-person peer tutor accounts, reflective essays, and transcripts from actual sessions. Within each chapter, techniques, models, and exercises provide instruction appropriate for any level of tutoring.

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Review: The Longman Guide to Peer Tutoring

User Review  - Bill DeGenaro - Goodreads

The odd numbered chapters were especially helpful planning our campus' Fall 2013 Writing Center orientation/workshop. The authors use lots of narrative and student testimonial to articulate a sound, thorough framework for peer consultation. Read full review

Review: The Allyn & Bacon Guide to Peer Tutoring

User Review  - Jeremy - Goodreads

Read Chs. 1, 3, and 6 in preparation for tutoring at the Baylor Writing Center. Read full review

Contents

Why We Tutor
1
The Writing Process
11
The Tutoring Process
25
Copyright

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About the author (2008)

Neal Lerner is Director of Training in Communication Instruction in MIT's Program in Writing and Humanistic Studies.