8. Required Assignment for New Tutors
If you have never done this before, take an online inventory to see which types of intelligence most strongly characterize your personal learning style here or paste the following url into your address bar www.acceleratedlearning.com/method/test_your_style.html
|Kolb's Learning Styles. This image shows another way of characterizing learning styles.|
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Then read a passage in one of the following:
- LitStart, Chapter 1, pages 14-25
- Tutor, pages 19-24
- Teaching Adults: A Literacy Resource Book, pages 18-28
- If your program does not use either text, choose the online assignment, "Learning Styles," http://adulteducation.wikibook.us/index.php?title=Learning_Styles
from All Things Adult Education Wikibook.
Optional Link: Learn more about "Integrating Learning Styles and Multiple Intelligences", http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational-leadership/sept97/vol55/num01/Integrating-Learning-Styles-and-Multiple-Intelligences.aspx from EL Educational Leadership