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Volunteer Literacy Tutor

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Highland Community College

  • 34 people are interested

Volunteer tutors in Stephenson, Jo Daviess, Carroll and Ogle counties assist eligible adults to improve their math, reading, writing or English language skills. Adult learners are tutored individually or in small groups. Virtual tutoring using Zoom or face-to-face tutoring with precautions is available.

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About Highland Community College

Location:

2998 W Pearl City Road, Freeport, IL 61032, US

Mission Statement

Highland Community College is committed to shaping the future of our communities by providing quality education and learning opportunities through programs and services that encourage the personal and professional growth of the people of northwestern Illinois.

Description

The Highland Community College Volunteer Literacy Program is part of the Adult Education Department and is funded by a grant from the State of Illinois. Volunteer tutors are recruited, trained and matched with eligible adults wanting to improve their math, reading, writing or English language skills. Adult learners are tutored on a one-with-one basis or in small groups under teacher direction.

Community
Education & Literacy
Race & Ethnicity

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2998 W Pearl City RdFreeport, IL 61032

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • Adult Education
  • People Skills
  • Literacy / Reading
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Cross-cultural Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week (flexible)
  • Minimum educational level: High school diploma or HSE (GED)

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