February 2016 v.1 issue 1
GreA+ news! It has JUST been approved for you to earn A+ tutoring hours this summer during a flexible schedule offered through the Explore! Program.**
Beginning, Monday, February 8th, students can register to take A+ Tutoring 3020 online. This class has been re-structured to accommodate students’ busy summer schedules and provide more options for the regular school year course work. One section will be offered in June and a July section pending demand.
One face to face meeting is required to get training and placement, journals will be due on Canvas and each student will have a final project.
A+ Tutoring 3020 is not in the Explore! brochure, but you will find it as an option under the online courses when you register for Explore!. Register now and be ready to check another A+ requirement off your list! https://hyperion.sps.k12.mo.us/summerschool
**This class will follow all of Springfield Public Schools guidelines for A+ tutoring. All students must get the approval of their site A+ Coordinator in order to be eligible to register. Students must be on track to meet the A+ attendance requirement of 95%, as well as, the GPA requirement of 2.5 (non-weighted).**
100 Hours Celebration
OTC 100 Hour Tutor Recognition
Having trouble filling out the FAFSA? Plan to attend this free event where volunteers will walk you through the process. Sunday February 28 on OTC campus in the student union. Any student planning to use the A+ scholarship must complete the FAFSA. You do not have to plan on being an OTC student to use this free service.