Two kinds of learning are taking place during the encounter between a tutor and the tutee/student: 1) WHAT ? the subject or content of the information being studied; and 2) HOW ? the process of exploring information, asking questions, making hypotheses about what might happen, and assessing what worked and didn?t work. BOTH are important. As a teacher or tutor, I believe it is equally important to facilitate the development of a mindset of curiosity and the tools to find information and p... [more]
I have worked with developmental students in community colleges for many years. I have worked with students from diverse backgrounds that have historically impacted their ability to complete school in the US, therefore necessitating their completing a GED.