Cause Areas

When

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

Where

12530 Emily CourtSugar Land, UY

About

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!

Responsibilities:

-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

Skills

  • Adult Education
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours per week
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