Online Tutoring Webinar (July 29th, 2020)

Is your WC going online in the fall? Are you utilizing your online tutoring tools more than ever before? Do you have questions about how to do this well? IWCA is sponsoring a webinar that may be able to help.

Join us on Wednesday, July 29th from 11:30-1pm EST for an event that will focus on the nuts and bolts of synchronous and asynchronous tutoring, and online communication tools you can use to connect to your staff and to your writers. Our presenters have had significant experience with online tutoring and want to share their work with you.

Below is the schedule:Online Tutoring: Tips, Tricks, and Advice from Those Who Have Been There OR Everything You Wanted to Know about Online Tutoring

11:30: Introductions
11:35: Dan Gallagher and Aimee Maxfield presentation about asynchronous tutoring
11:50: Jenelle Dembsey presentation about synchronous tutoring
12:05: Megan Boeshart and Kim Fahle presentation about communication technologies useful for facilitating online tutoring work
12:20: Open for Q&A

While there will be an opportunity to ask questions in the chat box during and after the presentations, we would also ask that you submit your questions ahead of time to holly.ryan@psu.edu. Please send your questions no later than Tuesday, July 28th.

This event is free. This event will be recorded and posted on the IWCA webpage within one week of the presentation. This presentation will also have sign language interpreters. While this event is targeted at writing center administrators, tutors and other writing center staff are welcome to join.

To submit questions and receive the link to join the Zoom presentation, please contact Holly Ryan at holly.ryan@psu.edu.