Elementary Reading Mentor/Tutor

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YMCA READS!

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 247 people are interested

IF YOU CAN READ, YOU CAN LEAD!

Volunteer mentor/tutors are needed to help struggling readers in grades 1-3. You will be trained (1 hour) on site and the site coordinator, a certified elementary teacher, will provide reading activities and explicit curriculum for your tutoring sessions (all materials provided - just show up). This is a free after school tutoring program offered through the Florida State Alliance: YMCA.
*The opportunity occurs Monday-Thursday, 3:00-4:45 p.m.Tutoring runs through the school year - not during the summer.

*If you are interested, do NOT hesitate to email the coordinator, Lauren, directly or via this site. She will respond quickly (please allow for several days if the summer). College and High School students CAN earn SERVICE hours.

*background check required (paid by the program)

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YmcaReadsTallahassee@gmail.com

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About YMCA READS!

Location:

Ruediger Elementary, 526 West 10th Avenue, Tallahassee, FL 32303, US

Mission Statement

Building strong kids, strong families and strong communities! Check out our Tallahassee Democrat news feature! http://www.tallahassee.com/story/life/family/2015/06/09/volunteers-help-students-improve-ymca-reads/28757251/

Description

Tutor struggling readers in grades 1-3 at Ruediger Elementary, lesson plans are provided!

Mentor these children that need awesome role models and extra support.

WHEN

Mon Aug 05, 2019 - Sun May 31, 2020
03:00 PM - 04:45 PM  

WHERE

Ruediger Elementary526 West 10th AvenueTallahassee, FL 32303

(30.46248,-84.28768)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Youth Services
  • General Education

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum time commitment of 1.5 hours per week
  • Must enjoy working with young students and able to take direction. Background check required!

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