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Mon Dec 05, 2016 08:00 AM - Fri Jun 23, 2017 03:45 PM


44 Farnsworth Street 7th FloorBoston, MA 02210


Boston Partners in Education is seeking volunteer academic mentors for students in the Boston Public Schools during the 2016-2017 school year.

Academic mentors work one-on-one or with a small group of 2-4 students for an hour a week during the school day. Opportunities are available in all grades (K-12) in literacy, math, and science subjects.

Boston Partners in Education provides training and match support to help facilitate a happy and successful match. We are required by the Boston Public Schools to run a CORI/SORI background check on each potential volunteer; this background check is run at no cost to you.

Student/Volunteer matches are made based on your preferences:

  • Location

  • Time of day (during school hours)

  • Day of week (M-F)

  • Subject matter

  • Grade level

  • One-on-one vs. small group work


  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • STEM
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

Kids Teens Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Throughout entire school year
  • CORI/SORI background check
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