It is our belief that educational success is achieved by understanding and enhancing one’s own learning process. The Tutoring Center staff is committed to providing students with an equitable opportunity to develop positive attitudes about themselves, their studies, and their learning skills. The ultimate goal of tutoring is to guide students to independent learning where the student no longer relies upon the tutor.
As an active learner, the tutee accepts responsibility for their own learning which results in increased self-confidence and steady progression towards their own educational and personal goals. Our Center is dedicated in creating a meaningful experience for our tutors as well. The benefits of tutoring are:
What We Offer
The mission of the Tutoring Center is to provide an open facility in which to offer support services and appropriate teaching strategies so that all WVU Parkersburg students can become independent, self-directed learners and successfully complete college-level work.