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The following are highly-rated, reviewed applications with permission to post using the application forms. These samples of submitted programs are provided to help applicants with deciding how to organize and present information and needed documentation to reviewers. Some reviewer comments may be included:

2014 applications -

------3rd Stage- Level 1:

USA_TN_0825_A1_Martin_Methodist_College-Pulaski_Stdt_Resrc_Ctr_L1RC_2019.zip

  • Application is very thorough and reflects an equally comprehensive training program.
  • The program actually goes beyond the required training hours for certification.
  • All sample documents are in place and they represent a well-run department.

------3rd Stage- Level 1, 2, & 3:

USA_NC_0548-A1_North_Carolina_State_Univ_Acad_Spprt_Stdt_Athletes_L123RC_2019.zip

  • Well documented application
  • Clear program objectives!
  • Been thorough in expectations of tutors and those expectations are clearly organized
  • Great training documents
  • Well done!

USA_TX_0900_A1_Texas_Tech_Univ-Lubbock_TECHniques_Center_L123RC_2019.zip

  • Very specialized (ADD) program that goes beyond the necessary training and recordkeeping for certification
  • A strong, well presented application that is thoughtfully presented
    Large file, created on Mac (all files may not open as expected on Windows PC)

 

2012/13 applications -

------1st Stage:

USA_TN_UofTN-Knoxville_Stdt_Success_Cntr_L1_New_2013.zip - 2012form Brian DiNuzzo (zipped file, may open in download folder)

  • Application and program is well organized.
  • Initial training is part of tutor selection process.
  • Impressive training manual.
  • This is a very well organized application for what seems to be a very well organized tutor training program.
  • The program does a great job addressing the key topics required for new tutors.
  • It is particularly impressive that participants in the training must be invited to subsequent trainings.

------2nd Stage: Levels 1, 2, & 3

USA_ME_Thomas_College-Waterville_Peer_Tutoring_L1_RR_2015.doc - Heidi Holst

  • Application is a good example of what is needed for Stage 2.
  • Note that the beefits listed have also been included in the ITTPC website menu list of Benefits of ITTPC.

Rep_of_Korea-0028A1-2_Yonsei_Univ-Seoul_Coll_Eng_Ttrng_Serv_L23RR_2016.zip

  • Well organized application which goes beyond what is required for Stage 2.
  • Includes engaging PowerPoint presentations and handouts for Level 2 and Level 3.

------3rd Stage- Levels 1, 2, 3:

USA_CT_0188_Quinnipiac_University-Hamden_Peer-Tutor_Learning-Center_L123RC_2017.zip - Bernard Grindel (zipped file, may open in download folder)

  • Very well organized and presented application packet.
  • This is a very thorough program that shows great emphasis on student learning...
  • Training program is very complete.

USA_NJ_0602_Raritan_Valley_CC-Somerville_ASC_Tutoring_Services_L123RC_2018.zip Debbie Weiner & Annette Skov (zipped file, may open in download folder)

  • One of the best applications and comprehensive programs I have ever reviewed.
  • ...Kudos on a job well done!

------Multiple Program model, Stage 3, for Level 3 (already approved at Levels 1 & 2):

USA_IA_0273_A1-B1_Univ_Northn_IA_Cedar_Falls_ALC_L3RC_2016

  • ... have done a commendable job coordinating the two centers such that they are managed and delivered with consistency in terms of tutor selection, hiring, training and supervision.
  • ... the [Level III] sessions are well-developed.

------Multiple Campus model for Levels 1, 2, & 3:

USA_TX_1016_San_Jacinto_College-Pasadena_CASA_L123_RC5_SW_2016-Multi-model

  • This is a multi-campus institution tat makes good use of the staff in place to host training by level at a campus.
  • Tutors can meet and interact at each campus and specialize training for the training level it hosts.

 



2010-11 application form

------Stage 1:

USA_VA_Virginia_MIlitary_Institute_PASS_L1_Stage-1(New)_Anna_Crockett

  • Well organized ... application. Good use of links in the application.
  • Most of the documentation was provided neatly and conveniently in the linked tutor handbook which made it readily accessible for reviewing.
  • Both the tutor handbook and the training are designed and organized to follow and exceed CRLA certification guidelines. 
  • Excellent application packet..

USA_TN_UofTN_Stdt_Success_Cntr-Knoxville_L1_New_2013_2010form_Brian_DiNuzzo

  • Application and program is well organized.
  • Initial training is part of tutor selection process.
  • Impressive training manual.
  • This is a very well organized application for what seems to be a very well organized tutor training program.
  • The program does a great job addressing the key topics required for new tutors.
  • It is particularly impressive that participants in the training must be invited to subsequent trainings.

------Stage 2:

USA_CA_UofCA_Berkeley_Academic Services-L123_Stage-2(Renew)_Tim_Randazzo

  • ...your application came back with very high marks.

------Stage 3:

USA_IL_Knox_Coll_Galesburg_Center_Teaching_Learning_L123_Stage-3(Re-Cert)_John Haslem

  • Very well documented and well organized application.
  • The program does an excellent job of making use of tutor experience and knowledge in training newer tutors.

USA_ME_Univ_Southern_ME_Portland_Lrng_Ctr-L123_Stage-3(Re-Cert)_Kathie Blinick

  • Very well organized application.
  • Good supporting documents.

USA_OH_Ohio_State_University-Newark-n-Central_Ohio_Tech_Coll_Ttr_Trng_Prgm_L123_Stage-3(Re-cert)_David_Williams

  • It appears that they have done a lot of work and put together a lot of materials, presentations, impressive website, manuals, power point presentations with very detailed information and training materials. 
  • It was nice to see a purpose and objectives described for each training topic.
  • Well organized and structured program with a strong tutor training component.

USA_TX_StephenFAustinStateUNacogdoches-AARC(centralized)-L123_Stage-3(Re-Cert)_MEMcWilliams

  • ...The application was very organized and provided much documentation to show a reviewer how dynamic the program is and how their training of tutors truly emphasizes the developing scholarship and skills of their clients.
  • ...the applicant took care to be sure the reviewers could easily find the supporting documentation for each item.

Following are older reviewed applications with permission to post using older application forms, but the applications still have good information and examples.

Sample 1: A great sample on how to name files when submitting to make it easy for evaluators to find the needed documents for Southwest Texas Junior College, Level 1, New Application:

ITPC New Application.rtf
Level I Training Topics.xls
Overview of Trio Student Support Services Program.doc
Training Survey.doc
Tutor Evaluation Forms All Together (4).doc
Tutor Manual All Together.doc

Sample 2: An excellent example of using a website to organize the documents and also using links in the application to take the evaluators directly to needed documentation. Attached is the application in .pdf format:

GA_Georgia_Military_College_TLC-Milledgeville_L123_New_2009.pdf

The following are highly-rated ITPC application packets. These programs have agreed to allow us to share their applications with you. Simply click on the program(s) to download on your computer and open it to look at and use as a model to follow as you develop your application packet to submit:

WV_Fairmont_State_U_Pierpont_CTC_Tutorial_Serv_L1_Recert_2014.zip

TX_EPCC_Tutorial_Spprt_Serv_L123_Recrt_2012.rtf

SC_Clemson_Univ_Stdt_Athletes_Enrchmnt_Prgrm_L123-Recert_2014.zip

NJ_Rider_univ_Stdt_Succss_Cntr_Wrtng_Lb_L123_Recert_2014.zip

MA_Endicott_Coll_Peer-Ttrng_Lrng_Prgm_L123_recert_2014.zip

CA_Sierra_Coll_Lrng_Cntr_Rocklin_L1_Re-cert_2013.zip

CA_CSU_East_Bay_SCAA_L1_New_2010.zip

CA_Crafton_Hills_Coll_LRC_L1_new_2010.zip

AZ_Pima_C_C_East_Campus_Lrng_Cntr_L123_Recert-2014.zip

 
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Questions to ITTPC Coordinator, Rick Sheets, Ed.D. at rick.sheets@crla.net
Last update on: 24-Aug-2014

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