Longman Guide to Peer Tutoring

Paperback | May 31, 2007

byPaula Gillespie, Neal Lerner

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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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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. ...

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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. ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 9 × 5.9 × 0.6 inPublished:May 31, 2007Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0205573320

ISBN - 13:9780205573325

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Table of Contents

Preface.


About the Authors.


 1. Why We Tutor.


 2. The Writing Process.


 3. The Tutoring Process.


 4. Examining Expectations.


 5. Observing in the Writing Center.


 6. Tutoring Practice.


 7. Reflecting on the First Session.


 8. Reading in the Writing Center.


 9. Working with ESL Writers


10. Writing Center Research


11. Writing Center Foundations


12. Interdisciplinary and On-line Tutoring


13. What if...


Recommended Readings.


List of Works Cited.


Index.