Tutor kit

Finding and keeping volunteers

The video provides some tips and strategies to help you find volunteers. The Tutor’s manual provides a curriculum for tutors to use with seniors who are new to computers. The Staying Connected guide provides useful information on finding volunteers, marketing your kiosk, working with different cultural groups, working with people with disabilities and much more.

Challenges for tutors

This video provides some suggested answers to some of the challenges faced by tutors at BFS kiosk.

Here are some beginner instructions for tutors to use with seniors.

Introduction to the Computer

Typing and Saving

The Internet

Using Email

Introduction to Graphics

Saving and retrieving

Activities for tutors to use with seniors

Here are some activities that tutors can use with their seniors.

Catch up TV

Do not call registry

Google maps




Search online


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