Encourage a struggling reader, be a K-4 child's hero!


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Mon Aug 21, 2017 12:00 PM - Sat Dec 30, 2017 02:00 PM


Homework Help and Hoops Program, 307 West ClayCollinsville, IL 62234



HHH Summer Camp: Free Food followed by activities which includes reading improvement. Eight weeks of M - Th camp for K - 4th grade with older students providing leadership from noon to 2 p.m. The Reading Success Center Model Program calls for a tutor to sit alongside each struggling reader to assure success. As their mentor/tutor you encourage and keep them on task as they are taught by the computerized Mindplay Virtual Reading Coach software system.

READING SUCCESS IS VERY IMPORTANT: We know that children who read by 4th grade are much more likely graduate high school, continue their education improve their social standing and have more career options. You can be their mentor/tutor you will be celebrating each success together.

You will assist each of your learners two days a week between 12:30 and 2 pm on a M & W OR T & Th schedule. Free tutor training will teach you how the software works and how to help different learners. Call Dr. Young with your questions/to make appointment 618-407-8055 dyoung.rsc@gmail.com

P.S. We also need a Classroom Managers to share the leadership by weekday.

SCHOOL YEAR 2017-18: We need tutors at several St Louis RSC reading locations and individuals who will tutor all ages of learners needing reading assistance at the local public library in Collinsville IL.


  • Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • Ideally 2 hours weekly on Monday & Thursday.
  • Ideally you would assist the same learner on both days.

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