What they do:

Provide non-classroom, academic instruction to students on an individual or small-group basis for proactive or remedial purposes.

On the job, you would:

  • Travel to students' homes, libraries, or schools to conduct tutoring sessions.
  • Schedule tutoring appointments with students or their parents.
  • Research or recommend textbooks, software, equipment, or other learning materials to complement tutoring.
  • Prepare and facilitate tutoring workshops, collaborative projects, or academic support sessions for small groups of students.
  • Participate in training and development sessions to improve tutoring practices or learn new tutoring techniques.
  • Organize tutoring environment to promote productivity and learning.
  • Monitor student performance or assist students in academic environments, such as classrooms, laboratories, or computing centers.
  • Review class material with students by discussing text, working solutions to problems, or reviewing worksheets or other assignments.
  • Provide feedback to students using positive reinforcement techniques to encourage, motivate, or build confidence in students.
  • Prepare lesson plans or learning modules for tutoring sessions according to students' needs and goals.




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