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ASC: Faculty Supports

How can EAL tutors help?

Is English your second or additional language?  RRC EAL tutors can help you succeed in your program.

EAL Tutors…

  • our trained EAL teachers who work one on one with you,
  • use your program material and assignments in the tutoring session,
  • help you understand your assignment instructions
  • help you work more quickly and efficiently,
  • help you find your errors yourself, and
  • show you strategies to prevent future errors.

What can you ask your tutor to help you with?

  • Planning enough time to finish all your assignments and still have time to study for your tests
  • Reading and taking notes more quickly and efficiently
  • Vocabulary and pronunciation: learning to use program-specific vocabulary correctly
  • Participating in class: Asking questions correctly, and answering them effectively
  • Presentations: Organizing your ideas and expressing them clearly
  • Group work: Preventing and solving problems in small group work
  • Writing: Organizing your ideas and expressing them clearly and correctly