Five College America Reads/Counts Program

America Reads Extended Training Workshop

This is a longer training (ETW) offered once per semester. It is required of all tutors. Taught by faculty from the five colleges and area teachers, the ETW equips you as a tutor with detailed tutoring strategies, ideas for projects and lessons, the opportunity to meet and share ideas with other tutors and to ask questions related to students you are tutoring. The training lasts 5 hours. Coffee and a small breakfast and full lunch are all provided. As with the Overview Training, you will be paid for your hours if you have federal work study.

Save the Date!

The Spring 2014 Extended Training Workshop will take place on Saturday, March 8th in Converse Hall at Amherst College.

Please register online by emailing Elizabeth.

You must arrive on time and stay through the entire session in order to be paid for your training.

Bus Information to be posted shortly. Buses run from each campus directly to the building.

If you have any special needs regarding accessibility please let us know ahead of time so that we may accommodate you.

NOTE: You also need to sign up for one the required Special Topic Sessions at the end of the semester.