Taught to Teach: How are Peer Tutors Trained to Support English Language Learners?

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As an undergraduate peer tutor, part of my job is helping students navigate institutional barriers.  The ability to write well is essential to navigating the curriculum at my school, as well as applying for scholarships and jobs.  Students face a variety of challenges navigating these barriers, but English Language Learners(ELLs) have different struggles from their Native English Speaking (NES) peers.