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Allies for Success: Writing Tutors’ Role in Scaffolding ESL Writing

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This presentation examines the crucial role tutors can play in developing ESL students’ writing. It discusses the knowledge base for qualified assistance at different stages of the college writing sequence. A novel tutor training regimen is proposed: an ESL writing theory-based course combined with ESL class or tutoring session observations.

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Allies for Success: Writing Tutors’ Role in Scaffolding ESL Writing

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This presentation examines the crucial role tutors can play in developing ESL students’ writing. It discusses the knowledge base for qualified assistance at different stages of the college writing sequence. A novel tutor training regimen is proposed: an ESL writing theory-based course combined with ESL class or tutoring session observations.