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Creating Connections: Peer Tutors

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Grade Level

High School


Tools & Guides

Program Model


Resource Type

Tutor Training / Recruitment

Resource Description

As part of Needham High School's peer tutor training, this document highlights the importance of empathy and connection in tutoring relationships. It emphasizes the need to understand tutees, respect their vulnerabilities, and create a safe environment. It suggests building connections and supporting tutees' social and emotional well-being alongside academic progress, and suggests connection ideas and activities.

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