Please join us at http://designersforlearning.org/live for our next Designers for Learners free webcast on Wednesday, December 4th at 1:00 p.m. CST. Here is the start time in your area: http://bitly.com/1aN32cy. The webcast will focus on opportunities to develop service-learning and…Continue
Added by Jennifer Maddrell on November 26, 2013 at 10:13am — No Comments
I'm trying to create a visualization that any youth serving organization might be willing to use to visually communicate what time of day they reach youth, what age range they serve and what types of learning and mentoring activities are offered.
This is what I've done so far. This…Continue
Added by Daniel Bassill on November 23, 2013 at 1:17pm — No Comments
Prep To Succeed
Along with grades and academic class load, a high school student’s ACT test score plays a major factor in determining college admission. Many qualified students could improve their chances of getting into a better college with a higher ACT test score, but they do not always have the resources that can help them succeed. Many students from more affluent areas have…Continue
Daniel invited me to shamelessly self-promote a free webcast I am hosting on Monday as part of a webcast series I have held on the design of service-learning projects for college students ... so here it goes :)
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On Monday I hosted another Tutor/Mentor Leadership and Networking Conference in Chicago. This was the 40th in the past 20 years. I'm still going through attendance information, evaluations, etc. but it looks like about 105 attended.
Added by Daniel Bassill on November 6, 2013 at 3:34pm — No Comments
My name is Daniel Isherwood and I'm excited to be formally involved with the Tutor Mentor Institute. I have known about the institute and been a colleague of Dan Bassill's since I started teaching at Byrd Academy in the Cabrini Green neighborhood in 2002. When I first started teaching at Byrd, the one thing that really stood out to me was the amount of free time the children had before and after their school day. I realized right away that in order for them to reach their…Continue
Six weeks goes fast like an arrow. when I came here first, I thought we talked to children and helped other tutors. However, my work which inform poverty to public was valuable and gave me a lot of advantage. Before I worked in here, I have not made a presentation using Prezi. While I made it, I studied and then was accustomed to using and applying it. So if I will have a chance to make a presentation, I'll use Prezi with confidence.
What I felt about Tutor/Mentor Connecntion…Continue
Hi, I’m Kyungryul. Time was so fast. 6 weeks gone like the wind in Chicago. I learned many things in Tutor/Mentor Connection. Especially, I learned the volunteer organization. Tutor/Mentor Connection has not only just volunteer, but also has a lot of information about the poverty. I was surprised about these information. I’ll try to share these, although my internship will done. The internship was very precious experience. Everything is good and impressed. My best experience was the…Continue
This is my final version of third presentation. I made a Prezi introducing some previous interns' works. I worked with KyungRyul, co-worker intern in Tutor/Mentor Connection.
Ending by this presentation, my internship is over. Thank you Dan for…Continue
Hi, I'm Kyungryul Kim from South Korea. I'm an internship with Tutor/Mentor Connection in Chicago. This is my last video as the intern. This is the Introduction of the past Intern projects. Many interns were be together with T/MC,and will be together in the future. they will try to make a difference.
To me, this internship was a very precious experience.…Continue
Hello, this is my third work. I made a Prezi introducing some previous interns' works. It is not perfect now, so I'll fix after Dan's feedback. this prezi introduces video, flash, and pdf file. In addition, KyungRyul's introduction video is also included in this.
Hi, I'm Kyungryul Kim from South Korea. I'm an internship with Tutor/Mentor Connection in Chicago. This is my second video for internship. When you think of tutoring and mentoring, do you think of the planning process needed to make programs available in more places, for many years? follow each step to win. Thank you!
Hello. This is my second work during internship of T/MC. The topic of work is Problem-Solving Strategy, which consists of 4 parts. It can be applied in any social sector problem solving.
If you want to see, …Continue
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Good morning How is everybody doing? Glad you could make it
I went to the conference that held on June 7th. It was really nice experience. I met many person, and communicated. Nice to meet you. When the first workshop, I was little shy at first. However, I could talk to them later, because of my video. I know it is not good, but many people gave praise and encouraged. I will try to develop my skill. I learned many things in there, such as America office culture, leadership, and communication. Thank you, Daniel and everyone.
I remake Creating a Network of purpose using Prezi. This is my first work for T/MC to inform our work. Even Though I'm not accustomed to using it, I'll be better from trial and error. You are able to know how Tutor/Mentor programs…Continue
Added by Byeonghui Kim on June 5, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments
I'm Kyungryul. I will make second video. It compares the planning process needed to support military forces in many places to that needed to make tutor/mentor programs available in many places. so, It shows steps to win the poverty.
I'm Kyungryul Kim from South Korea. I'm an internship with Tutor/Mentor Connection in Chicago. This is my first video for T/MC. I looked the past presentation about Tutor/Mentor connection, and made this video to introduce that. If you interested in this video, please contact Tutor/Mentor Connection.
Editor note: Krngryul Kim is developing a script for his first video project, which he'd doing as part of an internship with Tutor/Mentor Connection in Chicago, which started on May 23. If you're a student in Chicago or another city, you could be doing this, too.
I summarized more.…Continue
Added by Kyungryul Kim on May 30, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments