Change a life through literacy!
Volunteer with the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County as an ESL tutor to adult students. Our students come from all over the world and represent a diverse range of cultural, linguistic, religious, and professional backgrounds. When students enter the Literacy Council, they are pre-tested and placed into one of six different level classes. Each level is comprised of an ESL, Conversation, and Reading/Writing course. We need you to volunteer to lead one of these courses!
-Attend one Tutor Training session, held once monthly on Monday from 6-9 pm
-Commit to tutoring between 1.5-3 hours each week on a set schedule for one full academic semester
-Have a passion for literacy education
-Demonstrate patience with adult learners
-Attend three additional inservices throughout the year, offered at the Literacy Council, for ongoing professional development
- Adult Education
- English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 3 hours per week