Deaf Literacy Nova Scotia 

The Volunteer Tutor's job is to facilitate the Learner's goals.

A good Tutor:

  • Is responsive to the needs of the individual Learner
  • Respects the Learner and appreciates that the Learner brings skills and prior knowledge to the learning experience
  • Is creative in adapting teaching methods to suit the individual Learner's needs
  • Is enthusiastic and willing to keep learning
  • Can give constructive feedback
  • Open to the Learner's suggestions
  • Is well organized for each lesson