It depends which tutoring option you choose. With the 1:1 tutoring, you and your student determine when you will meet virtually. For the 2:1 tutoring, sessions take place between 2:00 and 5:00 pm. PST, Monday to Thursday. While you are always virtual, students in the 2:1 option stay on school sites to receive in-person support with technology.
Your school site coordinator will provide information about the in-class curriculum being used. As a STEMx Tutor, you will have access to EnCorps’ Google Classroom where you will find additional resource materials.
Yes. You need to be comfortable working on Zoom and other online platforms. You should be able to share your screen, utilize the whiteboard function, and be able to address minor troubleshooting issues on your own.
You will be assigned a dedicated STEMx Tutor Program Coordinator who will provide onboarding and ongoing support. Additionally, you will be in communication with the school site coordinator and have access to the student’s math curriculum, grades, and notes from the teacher.
In addition, you will have access to the EnCorps Educator community through our Slack channel as well as be invited to participate in professional development targeted to tutoring. Go to the LEARN page for more information.
You will first complete an online application with 3 short answer questions at https://encorps.org/tutor/apply. If selected to move on to the interview, you will attend a group interview with other candidates and EnCorps staff where you will be provided more information about STEMx Tutoring, we will answer questions and you will engage in a group discussion and group dilemma.
Yes. In fact, after tutoring for at least one semester, STEMx Tutors are eligible for a fast-track application process to become a STEM Teaching Fellow. Reach out to your Program Coordinator or go the TEACH page for more information.
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