Peer Mentor Training Video Series

This training video series was created by an academic support coach at Virginia Commonwealth University ACE-IT program. She shares specific strategies for peer mentors providing academic supports. The videos can be used to provide peer mentor training. The first video shares a general overview of ways peer mentors can support students with ID (e.g., note-taking, organizational skills, group projects, time management, test taking skills). The second video describes how to develop task analysis for and with students in helping with daily tasks. The third video shares a case study example of how to adapt tasks and assignments to meet individual student needs. The final video offers tips and tricks for peer mentors to help students with writing papers.