Tutors are fully trained and certified in the Laubach Method of adult education. This is an internationally acclaimed approach used in teaching the adult learner. The workshop is given by the Dominican Literacy Center staff in a relaxed and enjoyable environment where volunteers gain skills and confidence to effectively assist a learner. Tutors have an opportunity to meet other interesting people from various work and life experiences. It is offered free for Dominican Literacy Center volunteers.
Tutor Training Workshops are held in February, May, and October on a Friday evening and on Saturday from 9:00 A.M.-3:30 P.M. Twelve workshop hours are required for Laubach Certification. See Calendar below for workshop dates.
Friday: 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Click on Workshop Schedule Tab for content details and schedule.
Tutor Training Workshop Dates 2012-2013:
October 19-20, 2012
February 1-2, 2012
May 17-18, 2013
New Tutor Orientation Sessions 2012-2013:
Required for all new tutors. Pre-register: 313-267-1000
All sessions are from 6:00 p.m.- 7:45 p.m.
August 14, 2012
September 11, 2012
October 16, 2012
November 20, 2012
December 18, 2012
January 15, 2013
February 26, 2013
March 13, 2013
April 16, 2013
May 4, 2013
June 12, 2013