Please register for Examining Leadership in Peer Tutoring: Using the Functional Approach on December 1, 2017 from 12:00-1:15 EST at:



Webinar is sponsored by the National College Learning Center Association, NCLCA*

Session Description
This webinar will describe the functional approach to learning and show how it can be effective in training tutors. These questions will guide the session: (1) What is the functional approach? (2) How can it be used to develop leadership skills in tutors? (3)What strategies are used to help tutors monitor their behavior, use specific communication strategies and achieve a successful tutoring session? (5) What are the challenges of using the functional approach and how can they be overcome?

Nita Meola has spent 20 years as both an administrator and as an instructor studying and practicing best practices in an academic support resource. Meola spent time as a Director of the Writing Center at Columbia College Chicago and as a Senior Director of the Learning Studio. She is a member of multiple higher education organizations and is the Co-Editor of the Journal of College Reading and Learning, a publication for the College Reading and Learning Association.

Registration Information

Institutional Fee = $100
Member Fee $50.00 = Discount Code MEMBER
Non-Member Fee $55.00 = Discount Code NONMEMBER

Questions?? Please Contact:

Sharon Silverman
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Martha Casazza
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After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training.

*To learn more about the National College Learning Center Association, please visit us at Also watch for our additional 2017/2018 webinars.

 Martha E Casazza

Co-Chair, NCLCA Webinar Series







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