OTC and Ozarks Literacy Council to offer tutor training session

OTC and Ozarks Literacy Council to offer tutor training session

Monday, October 22, 2012

Media Contact

Mark Miller
College Director of Communication 417.447.2655 millerm@otc.edu
Laura French
Coordinator of Public Information 417.447.2659 frenchl@otc.edu

Together with the Ozarks Literacy Council, Ozarks Technical Community College's Adult Education and Literacy program will offer a free, no-obligation training in using the Laubach method of teaching adults on Saturday, October 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The training session will be held at the OTC Springfield Campus in room 220 of Graff Hall, located at the corner of Chestnut Expressway and Sherman Avenue.

This training will enable a volunteer to assist with tutoring in basic reading skills, speaking English as a Second Language or preparing for the GED. Session participants will be qualified to volunteer with either Ozarks Technical Community College or the Ozarks Literacy Council.

Application and pre-registration are required by October 25. To sign up or for more information, contact Kathy Pinkley at the Ozarks Literacy Council at (417) 837-3810, or Kathy Funk at Ozarks Technical Community College at (417) 447-8865.