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Faculty Services


Supplemental Writing Instruction


You can request supplemental writing resources at the course level from The LSC Montgomery STAR Center. Embedded  tutors and On Demand workshops can be requested for your entire course!

Supplemental Writing Instruction

Embedded Tutoring (subject to instructor availability)

Embedded tutors are assigned to specific classes throughout a semester, serving as an additional resource, providing supplemental instruction. They serve in the capacity best suited to the instructor’s need.

Services may include but are not limited to:

  • Assignment comprehension
  • Group tutoring
  • Individual tutoring
  • Presentation help
  • Formatting assistance
  • Minor research assistance
  • Reading comprehension
  • Idea generation
  • Subject and topic specific handouts and workshops upon request
  • Mentors students who may need additional help
  • May offer on-demand assistance with peer review process
  • May offer specific mini lessons on a topic to assist professor
  • Provides students with focused writing and reading support in, and outside, of the classroom environment
  • Specifically tailors activities to meet the learning outcomes of the assignment and/or course
  • Works closely with the professor to help identify and further assist struggling students
  • Can make or take appointments before, during, or after class
  • Walks among students while they work, offering continued guidance and insights
  • Helps to reinforce classroom instruction by modeling questions and offering prompts for guidance
  • Reviews and comments on drafts in progress
  • Recognizes if students are struggling and with what in particular, reporting back to instructor

Request Embedded Tutoring

On-Demand Course Tutoring from The Write Place (subject to instructor availability)

On Demand tutoring provides in-class workshops that target the following topics:

  • Back to Basics: The Structure of an Essay
  • Sentence Variety and the Basic Types of Sentences
  • Using Punctuation Correctly in Academic Writing
  • How to Write a General Research Paper
  • Writing a Scientific Research Paper
  • MLA Basics: Formatting and Citing Correctly
  • APA Basics: Formatting and Citing Correctly
  • How to Avoid Academic Plagiarism ‚Äč

Request an On-Demand Workshop for Your Class