The 2017 Southern California Writing Centers Association Tutor Conference — the organization’s 13th — will be held on Saturday, February 25th at MiraCosta College, Oceanside, California, hosted by the CSU San Marcos Writing Center. The 2017 conference theme is:
For the 2017 SoCal WCA Tutor Conference, we encourage you to consider the many roles that tutors assume within the writing center and to compare the methodologies used in different sessions (or even within a single session).
Questions to consider:
- How and why do tutors adapt in sessions?
- What do tutors learn from performing different roles?
- How do different tutoring methods affect the tutee?
- How do tutoring strategies differ for different types of students?