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Change a Life! Teach an Adult to READ at the Mountain View/Beckwourth Branch Library

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ORGANIZATION: San Diego Public Library - Mountain View/Beckwourth Branch Library

  • 9 people are interested
READ Tutor

Tutor one-on-one assisting low-literate, English-speaking adults with basic reading, writing, spelling, math, GED prep or the U.S. Citizenship exam.

We are seeking volunteers who are patient, flexible and culturally sensitive. Literacy tutors meet with adult learners at all 35 branches of the San Diego Public Library, twice a week for 1.5 hours each time.

Must possess a H.S. Diploma/GED or higher. Must commit to 6 months of tutoring. Must complete the 12-hour literacy tutor training.

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About San Diego Public Library - Mountain View/Beckwourth Branch Library

Location:

721 San Pasqual St., San Diego, CA 92113, US

Mission Statement

The Public Library is dedicated to free and equal access to information, knowledge, independent lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, and the joys of reading for our diverse community.

Description

Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Education & Literacy
Seniors
Community, Education & Literacy, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

721 San Pasqual St.San Diego, CA 92113

(32.69803,-117.10268)
 

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • Adult Education
  • Mentoring
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • Literacy / Reading

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 months, 3 hours/week
  • Possess a H.S. Diploma/GED or higher. Complete the 12-hour literacy tutor training.

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