The College Tutor Challenge with Phi Theta Kappa
Every year, millions of students who enroll in college drop out without earning a single college credit because they struggle with the math need for credit-bearing courses.
If you're a members of Phi Theta Kappa, we'd like to invite you to be a special part of the solution. You have been recognized for excellence in academic achievement and leadership at your community college, and you have the potential to alter the outcome for students across the country who need to refresh their math skills to start their college journey successfully. Click here to enter.
Let the coaching begin!
Sign up to coach your peers on Khan Academy to master all the skills in one of four eligible math missions: Pre-algebra, Algebra I, Algebra II or Precalculus.
Download these instructions for tutors to find out how to create a class and start signing up students. You can also download and share these instructions for students to help them get signed up on Khan Academy and working with you as their coach.
The Super Nova College Tutor badge and is the top distinction in this competition. It will go to the top 15 tutors in the US. Super Nova College Tutors will be honored with a certificate of extraordinary achievement signed by Sal Khan, the opportunity to become a member of the Star College Tutor Advisory Board for Khan Academy Fall 2014 (read more in this article), and a t-shirt!
To enter, sign up at: http://www.khanacademy.org/r/ptkcollegetutor
Deadline to enter Aug 15th, challenge ends Sept 12th. Coaching counts as soon as you start up! Read this article for rules of the game and for information on how to coach on KA.