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Hi Jenny et al.,

We offer tutoring by request for GRE prep, and it is not a service we
advertise heavily. Since we are exclusively a peer tutoring program, we
can't always assume that we have a tutor on staff who's taken the GRE.


Emily Janssen
Carthage College
Director of Tutoring and Supplemental Instruction
(262) 551-6047
HL 225

On Fri, Feb 12, 2016 at 9:58 AM, Karen Agee <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Jennifer,
>
> We created free, no-credit GRE courses for the Verbal and Quantitative
> exams, with multiple sections every semester. Classes of 5-25 students met
> 3 hours a week for 4 weeks during fall and spring semesters, daily for 12
> class days in summer. Official GRE materials and a very old book of GRE
> practice tests (also available in the campus library) were mined for daily
> in-class quizzes and instruction; students purchased copies of the Kaplan
> practice test book for homework.  Students charted their progress and
> alerted class to topics still in need of further work.
>
> If students had taken the GRE before (some were dissatisfied with their
> first score; some were master's students preparing to apply to doctoral
> programs), we could evaluate success by the change in official score.
>
> Karen
>
>
> Jennifer L. Briney wrote on 2/12/2016 9:28 AM:
>
>> Hello All,
>>
>> Do any of you offer any form of GRE prep for students wanting to go to
>> graduate school?  If so, are there any special materials you find useful
>> for this?  How do you set up tutoring assistance for this?  Workshop format?
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>> Jenny Briney, M.A.
>> Director of the Center for Learning Excellence
>> Developmental Education Specialist
>> Certified Learning Center Professional-Level 2
>> Education Complex-RM #206
>> MacMurray College
>> 447 East College Avenue
>> Jacksonville, IL 62650
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