Distance/Online Learning Information for Students & Tutors

TLP is not currently offering in-person instruction. We will post plans for returning to face-to-face meetings on this website...so stay tuned. In the meantime, if you are a current student or tutor and you are interested in distance learning or training, please contact
ESL at TLPartners.org or ABE at TLPartners.org for more information.

Tutors, here are some websites that might be useful as you work with students remotely:

Literacy NJ
Low tech lesson ideas, webinars on distance learning instruction, video library

ProLiteracy Blog Page- Using your Cellphone for Instruction

Bow Valley Readers
Students can click on a story and listen to it as they read. Ranges from Level A (beginner) to Level G (intermediate)

100+ Free Video Read Alouds (Indianapolis Public Library)
Just click on a story to listen—smartphone friendly and great for parents!

Literacy NY Online Tutor Training
Browse LNY online trainings, including Successful Remote Tutoring. Even though courses are listed with a fee, they are free to TLP tutors. Contact the ESL Coordinator to enroll.

Literacy Minnesota Trainings for Volunteers
Literacy MN workshops are offered online, with many focusing strategies for teaching students using distance learning methods: https://www.literacymn.org/volunteer-trainings

The ESL and ABE Program Coordinators can help you with other distance learning resources and suggestions, including how to access News for You and other quality learning materials online--just drop them an email. Thank you for staying connected to TLP and your students!