Become a Reading Buddy, Classroom Aide or Homework Helper


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Sep 19, 2016 - Fri May 19, 2017

Where

8 Cleveland public schoolsCleveland, OH 44115

Volunteers with kids at Buhrer Dual Language School

About

Volunteer to be a reading buddy, homework helper, classroom aide or book group leader for children in Cleveland Metropoilitan School District as part of a structured program. The Jewish Federation of Cleveland's Public Education Initiative (PEI) recruits volunteers from all faiths to work one to one with students to improve literacy skills and build relationships. Training is provided, and Federation staff is on site. Must be available for one hour per week same day and time, October through May. Not a great fit for people who are away from Cleveland during the winter.

Skills

  • Reading / Writing
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Child Development
  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • one hour per week, October through May
  • You must have transportation to the schools
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