Study group in Hixson-Lied
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Tutor Resources

The Academic Success Center and Tutoring Services provide a number of resources to support tutors. If you cannot find what you need here, call our office (515-294-6624), e-mail tutorsrv@iastate.edu, or contact our staff directly (see below).

Tutor mentors are a resource to current tutors. Mentors conduct observations and serve as a general resource to our tutors. Here is the full Mentor Position Description

Tutor Training Workshops

The workshops are designed to help tutors learn strategies to improve/enhance their skills and aid in personal development. Tutors get paid for two hours of additional training per semester. Below is a list of our workshops for the fall 2017 semester. Please visit click here for a full description of our workshops.

Leading Review Sessions

Friday, September 29th from 1:10-2:00PM

Tuesday, Novemeber 28th from 7:00-8:00PM

Checking for Understanding

Monday, October 2nd from 5:10-6:00PM

Tuesday, November 28th from 7:00-8:00PM

Cultural Competency

Thursday, October 3rd from 4:10-5:00PM

Thursday, October 26th from 4:10-5:00PM

Conflict Resolution

Wednesday, October 18th from 5:10-6:00PM

From Bashful to Bold

Monday, November 6th from 7;00-8:00PM

 

Tutor Newsletter

Click the links below to read our bi-weekly newsletters.

Tutoring Sessions

Online Resources

  • Academic Resources: Handouts and resources focused on common study concerns and specific subjects
  • Alegbra2go: Video lectures, worksheets, and study material
  • Howtostudy.org: Resources related to studying various topics (bottom of the page)
  • Khan Academy: Resources for math, science, arts and humanities, and test prep (e.g., GMAT, MCAT)
  • Study Guides and Strategies: Resources including guides for problem solving, math, and science
  • WolframAlpha: Assistance solving math problems

Campus Resources

Contact Us

Name Title Email
Rebecca Nation Program Coordinator, Tutoring Services rgnation@iastate.edu
Adriana GonzalezProgram Assistant, Tutoring Servicesamg1@iastate.edu
Joshua MatosGraduate Assistant, Tutoring Servicestutorga1@iastate.edu
Echo Zhao Graduate Assistant, Tutoring Services tutorga2@iastate.edu
Keni Zenner Graduate Assistant, Tutoring Services tutorga3@iastate.edu
Leah Weeks Secretary, Academic Success Center lbm@iastate.edu