Extending Learning Within and Beyond the Classroom

Student Engagement

SSC Supplemental Instruction/Student Success Center Tutors

Description:
The Supplemental Instruction (SI) program provides peer-facilitated study sessions led by qualified and trained undergraduate SI leaders who attend classes with students and encourage students to practice and discuss course concepts in sessions.

Recruitment:
Second month of each semester beginning Fall 2012

Qualifications:
A, in class for leaders; B+ in class for tutors; application; interview

Class Requirements:
None

Training:
Two days before class begins each semester

Meetings:
Once a month

Time Commitment:
10 hours/week

Contact:
Heather Porter (SI)
Elizabeth Book (Tutoring)

Website:
SI: www.sa.sc.edu/supplementalinstruction
Tutoring: www.sa.sc.edu/ssc/tutoring.htm

Social Media Site(s):
Facebook: University of South Carolina Supplemental Instruction

Twitter: UofSC_SI

Pay:
SI Leaders: $1200 stipend/semester Tutoring: $8/hour