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Hours of Operation:
By Appointment
Mon-Thur, 9am to 4pm

Contact Us At:
(408) 848-4838
LI 116
Gavilan College
5055 Santa Teresa Blvd.
Gilroy, CA 95020


What to Expect

Roles and Responsibilities


  • provide opportunity to learn and are facilitators, not answer givers or experts.
  • do not do homework problems but address the underlying concepts.
  • let the students do most, if not all, of the work and do the least amount of talking.
  • encourage and guide students to become independent learners.
  • are to be sensitive and responsive to frustration.
  • do not help cram for tests!

Tutees (the students):

  • are to take responsibility for their own learning.
  • are to come prepared with all assignments attempted and reading read.
  • are to be active learners/participants and bring all course materials to session.
  • are to arrive on time and be respectful to all TC staff and fellow students.
  • Is tutoring one-on-one?


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Last modified: January 15, 2015
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