Volunteer tutor training


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Cause Areas

When

Mon May 08, 2017 06:00 PM - Wed May 17, 2017 09:00 PM

Where

Gail Borden Public Library270 N. Grove AvenueElgin, IL 60120

About

About

You can help and adult learn English this year!
Become an adult literacy tutor by attending 12 hours of training:

May 8, 10, 15, and 17
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Volunteers are needed to tutor adults in ESL (English as a Second Language) and Basic Literacy skills. If you are at least 18 years old, can read, write and speak English, we can train you to become a volunteer literacy tutor. No teaching experience or knowledge of a second language is required, and the time commitment is two hours per week after training. Twelve hours of training is required to become a volunteer literacy tutor. Potential tutors attend a one hour orientation, followed by 11 hours of workshop training. Training is offered at different times and locations, and a full schedule is available at http://www.elginliteracy.org/how-to-help/become-a-tutor/tutor-training-schedule. A $25 fee covers the textbook, materials and a background check. Administrative volunteers are also needed for mailings, graphic and web design, community events, event planning, and other special projects. Please contact us at info@elginliteracy.org for more information.

Skills

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Adult Education
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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