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Celia-
Interesting because rumor has it these "tutors" we're providing exam answers. It is sad. I think it would be difficult - if not impossible - to "police" these situations. Have you found a way to handle this, or do you just let it go?

Thanks for your time,
Theresa 

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> On Feb 18, 2016, at 9:12 PM, Celia Roberts <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 
> Good evening,
> 
> I encounter this situation several times.
> The students are more than willing to pay because they can pressure the paid tutor to do their assignments for them. Sad but true.
> 
> Celia Roberts
> Broward College 
> 3501 SW Davie Road
> Davie, FL 33020
> 954 201 6663
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
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>> On Feb 18, 2016, at 4:49 PM, Eisel, Susan J <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> 
>> Interesting.  I have not heard of this.
>> Sue
>> 
>> Sue Eisel, MSEd., BSN, RN
>> Director, Academic Resource Center
>> Mercy College of Ohio
>> 2221 Madison Avenue
>> Toledo, Ohio  43624
>> (O) 419-251-1487
>> 
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Open Forum for Learning Assistance Professionals [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Spanella, Theresa
>> Sent: Thursday, February 18, 2016 4:15 PM
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Non-Tutor Students Charging for "Tutoring"
>> 
>> Greetings-
>> 
>> In the past two days, we've run into a big of a conundrum. We have had, on two separate occasions in two separate majors, heard of students who are
>> *not* trained tutors charging students for tutoring when our department offers the same services for free.
>> 
>> I am wondering if any institutions include a written policy in their student handbooks or catalogs regarding situations like this.
>> 
>> Our concern is that students who  need help are not getting the help they need from qualified tutors and that they are paying for services we offer for free (by qualified/trained tutors).
>> 
>> Any input would be appreciated!
>> Theresa
>> 
>> 
>> Theresa A. Spanella, M.A.Ed.
>> Learning Commons Coordinator
>> Mount Aloysius College
>> 7373 Admiral Peary Highway
>> Cresson, PA  16630
>> 814.886.6566
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