Tutor Me Program


(38.731815,-90.382385)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Sep 04, 2017 02:00 PM - Fri Jun 01, 2018 07:30 PM

Where

10401 International Plaza Dr., Unit 243SAINT ANNSAINT ANN, MO 63074

Logo for Smart Kids, Inc.

About

Description:

The Tutor Me Program is an after school program where we provide tutoring and mentoring services for 1 hour two days a week. We are looking to recruit volunteers (college students/teachers/subs/teacher's aids) to provide our services to students (K-12) that are failing at least one subject. Tutoring sessions cover the subject that they need help in, general homework, pre-test study guides, and other academic needs.

Duties:

- Assist students in a 1:1 environment either at the students' school or at the near library to their school with their homework or any other school work pertaining to their education.

- Serve as a tutor/mentor/role model for one assigned student for one full semester. Sessions are one hour for two sessions a week.

- Help answer students’ answer any questions that they might have concerning their class materials, homework, study guides, test/exam materials, and/or any other projects assigned by their teachers/schools. Give positive feedback. Check for student organization.

- Assist with developing great study skill habits. Be a listening ear.

- Support individual student academic needs as assigned.

- Provide 110% participation in your tutor training, development, and tutoring sessions.

Qualifications & Requirements:

- Must be 18 years old or older and can pass a background check.

- Preferred that you have a passion in tutoring/mentoring and can be patience. Understand that you will work with one student on a 1:1 basis working for the entire semester. We serve students, K-12 students with many different backgrounds. Attend tutoring sessions at designated locations.

- Be available for two days a week, 1 hour each session.

- Able to explain subject concepts to student on their levels.

- Possess good organizational skills and be a leader.

- Exhibit patience and positive attitudes in establishing and encouraging learning environments.

- Demonstrated knowledge and competence in the 5 Common Core Subjects: Math, Reading, Science, English, and Social Studies/History. Writing is another area that you may need to assist in.

- Must be able to attend Orientation Training and meeting on a quaterly basis.

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • General Education
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

Kids Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours a week, all school year or per semester
  • Willing to be committed our program for one full semester

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