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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

13400 Staring Lake ParkwayOak Point ElementaryEden Prairie Community EducationEden Prairie, MN 55344


About

Mission of Eden Prairie Schools - Community Education:

Eden Prairie Community Education connects, empowers, and enriches peoples’ lives through lifelong learning and services to our diverse and evolving community.

Purpose of Position:

Enrich the learning experience of our elementary students by providing one-on-one or small group tutoring.

Locations:

  • Oak Point, Prairie View, Forest Hills, Eden Lake, Cedar Ridge, and Eagle Heights Spanish Immersion* Elementary Schools

Key Responsibilities:

  • Dedicate time and energy into encouraging personal growth within the students.
  • Provide reading and assignment support to a student or a small group of students.
  • Foster a love of learning and literacy in students by engaging the class topics in a variety of ways.
  • Work closely with teachers and staff in developing strategies to best serve specific students.
  • Contribute to a high-quality learning environment by offering individualized support to students that may need additional help.
  • Enrich grade-specific curriculum by working closely with students on comprehension, speaking, spelling and reading.
Time Commitment:

Volunteers are asked to spend 1- 4 hours per day in a classroom, at least once a week. It is preferred that volunteers commit to at least one term (September - December or January - June).

Desired Attributes:

  • An enthusiastic personality
  • Ability to multitask in a lively environment
  • Willingness to learn new strategies and best practices in working with students
  • Experience working or interacting with children
  • Flexibility, or being able to adapt quickly to the changing classroom needs
*Reading tutors serving at Eagle Heights Spanish Immersion are requested to speak Spanish.

Learn more or apply at www.edenpr.org/volunteer

Contact Person:

Amara Robinson or Julie Menk
Eden Prairie Schools - Community Education
952-975-6940
comed@edenpr.org

Skills

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Special Needs
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • General Education
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hours/ week (flexible)

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