Make a Difference in the Life of a Child: Become a First Grade READS Mentor-Tutor

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Virginia Beach GrowSmart

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Volunteer Kurt Williams

The Virginia Beach READS mentor-tutoring program, First Grade READS, is seeking volunteers for the 2019-2020 school year at Bayside, Luxford, Point O’View, Shelton Park, Thalia and White Oaks Elementary School. The program offers one-on-one assistance to young readers for one to two hours each week. Volunteers will receive training on ways to help students become confident, successful readers.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Virginia Beach GrowSmart at VBGrowSmart@vbgov.com or call 757-385-6495 for more information.

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About Virginia Beach GrowSmart

Location:

4525 Main Street Suite 700, Virginia Beach, VA 23462, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to promote and improve the healthy development, school readiness, and reading proficiency of young children, ages 0-8, in Virginia Beach

Description

Virginia Beach GrowSmart is the City of Virginia Beach's early childhood education initiative. The organization sponsors various programs including the Virginia Beach READS mentor-tutoring program, FIrst Grade READS, for first graders.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Various Virginia Beach Elementary SchoolsVirginia Beach, VA 23462

(36.84008,-76.14939)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • Mentoring
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring
  • Literacy / Reading

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 - 2 hours a week
  • Must 18 years or older. Must enjoy working with children and helping others.

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