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ELL Tutor Training

Train tutors with this 7-step training process.

Use this template to promote the training series to your new and current tutors. 


Step 1: Watch Tutoring Adults: What You Need to Know

  • 1-hour self-paced online introduction to adult education for all prospective tutors

Step 2: Agency-led Orientation and Vetting

Step 3: Watch ELL and ABE Tutor Training: Getting Started

  • Or register to attend a live session using the calendar links at the bottom of the page.

Step 4: Matching

  • Matched tutors will learn strategies they can use immediately and will have a better context as they complete the final 3 training sessions. 
  • Learn more: Tutor/Learner Matching

Step 5: Watch our 3-part “ELL Tutor Training.” 

Step 6: Certificate of Completion 

  • Tutors, tell your agency when you’ve completed all videos. 
  • Agencies, request Wisconsin Literacy’s certificate template from your RLC.

Step 7: Ongoing professional development 

  • Tutors, tell your agency what topics you want to learn more about. 
  • Agencies, schedule tutor in-services and meet-ups. 
  • Register for Wisconsin Literacy professional development: Wisconsin Literacy Events

Register Here for Live ELL Tutor Training Sessions

July 2024

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