Resources and Strategies to Promote Peer Supports

Using Peer Tutoring to Facilitate Access

This brief defines peer tutoring and provides a brief description of three examples of peer tutoring, including how it promotes access to the general education curriculum and evidence of effectiveness.

Peer Support Video Vlip

This video "Enhancing School Community Through Peer Support" provides an excellent introduction to establishing formal peer tutoring programs in today's schools.


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Special Olympics Unified Schools

This site hosts several lessons and innovative ideas of how to create a socially inclusive environment.