Literacy Volunteers Wanted in Revere and Boston Public Schools!


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Cause Areas

When

Tue Mar 14, 2017 08:30 AM - Sat Jun 03, 2017 02:15 PM

Where

25 Kingston St.Fourth FloorBoston, MA 02111


About

We seek to mobilize the growing adult population (age 50+) to make a difference in the lives of young people.

Volunteers are needed to serve as litearcy tutors to improve the literacy skills of struggling young readers in K-3rd grade at elementary schools in Boston and Revere.

The specific schools in need of volunteers are the following:

Trotter Innovation School (Dorchester)

Martin Luther King Jr. K-8 School (Dorchester)

Mildred Ave. K-8 School (Mattapan)

Young Achievers Science and Math Pilot K-8 School (Mattapan)

Garfield Elementary School (Revere)

The Hill Elementary School (Revere)

Whelan Elementary School (Revere)

Volunteer Literacy Tutors help children improve their literacy skills, have monthly training opportunities, commit to serve 5 hours per week, and see measurable progress while directly improving a child's reading skills and self-esteem.

Please contact Phil at: pwaters@generationsinc.org or 617.423.6633 for more information.

www.generationsinc.org

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing
  • Relationship Building
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

Kids People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 50
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 hours per week

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