(29.63131,-95.60212)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Aug 28, 2017 09:00 AM - Mon May 21, 2018 06:00 PM

Where

12530 Emily CourtSugar Land, TX 77478

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 in-services throughout the year, offered at the Literacy Council, for ongoing professional development

Skills

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

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.