Make a difference in the future of promising Baltimore City 10th-12th grade Latinas!

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¡ADELANTE LATINA!

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¡Adelante Latina! is seeking once-a-week tutors for promising 10th-12th Latinas attending Baltimore City public high schools for the 2019-20 school year. The program's main objective is to prepare the students for college and to help them with the college and scholarship application process. The focus is on improving vocabulary, reading comprehension and writing skills as well as helping them with SAT preparation.

The program meets on Tuesdays and Thursday afternoons from early September through late May, with a 5-week break from mid-December to late January. Tutors would ideally make a commitment to their student for the duration of the 3-year program. Occasionally, tutors are needed on weekends for cultural outings and other excursions.

Meetings take place at the Archbishop Borders School in East Baltimore for the fall semester and the Esperanza Center located at 430 South Broadway in Fells Point in the spring semester, from 4:15-6:15 p.m. NO SPANISH KNOWLEDGE NECESSARY, just a love of the English language, reading and writing. And patience and a love of working with teenagers.

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WHEN

Tue Sep 10, 2019 - Sat May 30, 2020
04:15 PM - 06:15 PM  

WHERE

Esperanza Center430 South BroadwayBaltimore, MD 21231

(39.28578,-76.59383)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring
  • General Education

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 or 2 afternoons a week from 4:15-6:15.
  • Familiarity with Google Docs and comfort with using a computer.

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