Albright TutorDen | Albright College

Albright TutorDen

Online K-12 tutoring service provided by Albright College students!   

Mission: The mission of the Albright TutorDen is to motivate, support and empower K-12 students in their learning to achieve success. We strive to cultivate student engagement and effectiveness in an increasingly diverse and demanding academic climate. 

Goals: 

  • Student-centered: To personalize educational supports enhancing cognitive, social, emotional and content driven skill sets. 
  • Service to Community: To reduce educational barriers while developing research-driven supports for student success. 
  • Empower Students: To establish and maintain positive peer and professional networks to increase a students’ self-efficacy. 
  • Community Engagement: Albright undergraduate students will serve as role models for youth in the community. 

  • Live, online tutoring 
  • Choose the learning and support environment most beneficial to the learner
  • One-on-One tutoring: individualized and personalized supports 
  • Subject or grade specific tutoring
  • Small group “Pod” tutoring: specific tutoring help with supportive peer interactions 
  • Albright undergraduate certified tutoring specialists trained in the nuances and navigation of online education 
  • Albright College undergraduates certified in tutor training will serve as role models for the youth in our community.
  • There are no registration or evaluation fees 
  • Tutors work “behind the scenes” by 1) receiving continuous training and professional development while working with students to address an ever-changing educational landscape and 2) preparing supports to efficiently work with students during tutoring sessions 

Personalize tutoring sessions or create a “Pod” of students for small group tutoring!  Organize a group of your friends or colleagues, or we will help to group you with students who have similar needs. 

Number of StudentsProgram Cost Per Student with Albright Certified Tutor (for Fall or Spring Semester only)Full Year- Fall and Spring with Albright Certified Tutor
1$900 per semester (15 wks)$1800/year- 30 weeks
Pods 2 to 3$435 per semester (15 wks)$870/year- 30 weeks
Pods 4 to 5$300 per semester (15 wks)$600/year- 30 weeks

Fall 2020
WeekDates
1Sept. 21 to Sept. 25
2Sept. 28 to Oct. 2
3Oct. 5 to Oct. 9
4Oct. 12 to Oct. 16
5Oct. 19 to Oct. 23
6Oct. 26 to Oct. 30
7Nov. 2 to Nov. 6
8Nov. 9 to Nov. 13
9Nov. 16 to Nov. 20
10Dec. 1 to Dec. 4
11Dec. 7 to Dec. 11
12Dec. 14 to Dec. 18
13Jan. 4 to Jan. 8
14Jan. 11 to Jan. 15
15Jan. 18 to Jan. 22
Spring 2021
WeekDates
1Feb. 1 to Feb. 5
2Feb. 8 to Feb. 12
3Feb. 15 to Feb. 19
4Feb. 22 to Feb. 26
5March 1 to March 5
6March 8 to March 12
7March 15 to March 19
8March 22 to March 26
9April 6 to April 9
10April 12 to April 16
11April 19 to April 23
12April 26 to April 30
13May 3 to May 7
14May 10 to May 14
15May 17 to May 21

45 min. Sessions – 15 sessions live with students 

  • 5-min. introduction/pre-learning 
  • 30 min. Content-specific supports 
  • 10 min. Learning/process evaluation and prescriptive improvement goals

Individual student session – 20 minutes each session, 5 total sessions 

  • Personalized 20-minute session with each student for progress evaluation and goal setting- digital forms provided for tracking 
  • Beginning of program 
  • Week 3 or 4 
  • Week 7 or 8 
  • Week 11 or 12 
  • End-of-Program 

Student-tutors will be working behind the scenes between tutoring sessions, and will continue to receive professional development training and mentoring from certified teachers. 

Tutoring is available in: 

  • Homework help (K-12) 
  • Reading, writing and literacy (K-12) 
  • Mathematics (K-12) 
  • Middle/High School subject specific tutoring, including AP and Keystone courses 
  • Study skills, time management, navigating online education 
  • Science 
  • Social Studies 
  • Music 
  • Art 
  • World Languages 

Tutor Sessions: The student may cancel a scheduled session up to one hour before the scheduled time for reasons of a family emergency or sickness and reschedule with their tutor. Lessons not attended for any other reason by the student without giving 48 hours prior notice to the tutor shall not be rescheduled. If the tutor cancels a session for any reason and at any time prior to the start of the session, the tutor agrees to reschedule with the student. Rescheduling of sessions must be agreed upon by both parties within three weeks. A substitute tutor may be utilized for rescheduled sessions if necessary. Refunds will not be administered. 


Albright TutorDen Registration

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Potential Podmates:

If you know the names of other TutorDen registrants who would be members of your student’s pod, please enter them here.

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Please click here to download the waiver to sign and turn in.

Email the waiver to Kayla Aulenbach at kaulenbach@albright.edu
OR
Mail the waiver to:
Albright College
Attn: Adelle Schade
Dean of Pre-College and Summer Programming
1621 N 13th St.
Reading, PA 19604

Late Registration is available upon request. Please contact aschade@albright.edu for late registration pricing information.




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