Speech and Sign Success Center

The Speech and Sign Success Tutoring Center is designed to help you succeed in Speech & Sign classes. Come visit the SSSC and use our computer stations, video recording rooms, and tutoring services.  Currently, only students currently enrolled in a SPCH or SIGN class may use our facilities.  Students must have a valid Mt. SAC ID with them to use the SSSC.

 

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Fall 2019 Hours


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9am-6pm 9am-6pm 9am-6pm 9am-5pm 10am-2pm

First floor of Building 26B next to the Writing Center.

Make an Appointment


You can make an appointment through email, in person, or giving us a call.

Our Location:  26B 1551
Our Phone Number:  909-274-6297
Our Email:  sssc.mtsac@gmail.com

When you come to the SSSC, please have your current Mt. SAC ID card, your syllabus, your assignment description, and as much of the assignment that you have completed so that we can offer you the best assistance and support possible.

DLAs


We currently have DLAs available for SIGN 101-103.  DLAs for SIGN 104, SIGN 105, and Speech classes should be available starting fall 2018.

Tutoring


We are here to support your success in your Speech and Sign Classes.  The most common classes we tutor for are SPCH 1A and SIGN 101-105, but if you need help in another Speech or Sign class, please inquire.  Below is some of what we can help you with for your classes.

  • Speech
    • Topic Selection
    • Research
    • Main Point Development
    • Outlining
    • APA and MLA style
    • Delivery
    • Visual Aids
  • Sign
    • DLA feedback
    • Vocabulary
    • Test Preparation
    • Videos and Feedback on Videos

Resources


  •  Video Rooms:  The Speech and Sign Success Center has four video rooms for practice, recording, and tutoring.
  • Top Speaker Tips Handouts:  The SSSC has handouts that you can take with you to remind you of how to make your presentations the best that they can be.
  • Pronunciation Guides:  The SSSC has guides for anyone who wants to work on their pronunciation to make it more like standard American English.
  • Ties and Bow Ties to Borrow:  The SSSC has ties that you can borrow to wear during your presentation.  Just leave your Mt. SAC ID card while you have the tie checked out.
  • Computers and Printing:   The SSSC has touch screen PC computers with recording capability and Microsoft word.  We have one printing computer.  Students are permitted to print up to five pages a day for free. 
  • Software:  The SSSC offers multiple computer stations with software needed for your success in SPCH & Sign classes including "Azar" software for grammar improvement, software for pronunciation improvement, Microsoft Word for working on assignments, and internet research software.

Workshops


Each semester, the SSSC offers five or more workshops on topics aimed at assisting students in the speechmaking process.  Topics vary, but tend to include:  Topic Selection, Research, Outlining, Visual Aids, and Delivery. Check back for Fall 2018 Workshop Dates and Locations.

For Faculty


Language to include on your syllabus:

SPCH

The Speech and Sign Success Center

The Speech and Sign Success Center (SSSC) is Mt. SAC’s tutoring center for currently enrolled SPCH and SIGN students.  The SSSC offers one on one tutoring for research, outlining, and delivery and more.  The center also has practice rooms with computers and video recording so you can watch and critique your speaking or signing skills.  You will also find text books, computers, and programs to support your success in your class.  Students are limited to five pages per day of free printing.  Please see the center for current hours of operation.  To make the most of your visit to the SSSC, be sure to bring your current student ID, syllabus, description of the assignment you are working on, any resources or supplies you may need for the assignment, and a clear idea of what you want to accomplish while you are in the SSSC.

SIGN

The Speech and Sign Success Center

The Speech and Sign Success Center (SSSC) is Mt. SAC’s tutoring center for currently enrolled SPCH and SIGN students.  The SSSC offers one on one tutoring for vocabulary, fingerspelling, storytelling, presentation, and conversational practice as well as small group tutoring.  The center also has practice rooms with computers and video recording so you can watch and critique your signing skills or record and upload GoReact videos for DLAs and more.  You will also find text books, computers, and programs to support your success in your class.  Students are limited to five pages per day of free printing.  Please see the center for current hours of operation.  To make the most of your visit to the SSSC, be sure to bring your student ID, syllabus, description of the assignment you are working on, any resources or supplies you may need for the assignment, and a clear idea of what you want to accomplish while you are in the SSSC.