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Senior (50+) Reading Tutor in San Rafael Elementary Classrooms

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ORGANIZATION: Experience Corps Bay Area

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Calling all volunteers (age 50+)! Virtually tutor a child in grades K-3 twice a week in Sonoma County. We will continue virtually through the end of this school year, and continue both virtually and in-person when it is safe to do so.

Experience Corps Bay Area inspires and empowers adults age 50 and older to serve in their community and disrupt the cycle of poverty by making a lasting difference in a student's life. By volunteering as a reading tutor, you can help change a child's future. You provide the life experience. We'll provide the training and support.

Experience Corps Tutors will be trained on a half hour structured tutoring session and meet with the student twice a week.

Requirements:
- Live Scan
- Photo ID
- Online Application
- Orientation and Training

You choose your:

  • school
  • grade
  • days of the week and time of day
  • tutoring approach (1on1, small group or classroom assistance).

Join us and make an impact that could be everlasting.

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About Experience Corps Bay Area

Location:

501 Via Casitas, Greenbrae, CA 94904, US

Mission Statement

Experience Corps Bay Area in partnership with Sequoia Living and AARP Experience Corps is an inter-generational volunteer-based tutoring program that is proven to help children who aren’t reading at grade level become great readers by the end of third grade. We inspire and empower adults 50 and older to serve in their community and disrupt the cycle of poverty by making a lasting difference in the lives of America’s most vulnerable children.

Description

Experience Corps Bay Area in partnership with Sequoia Living and AARP Experience Corps is an inter-generational volunteer-based tutoring program that is proven to help children who aren't reading at grade level become great readers by the end of third grade. We inspire and empower adults 50 and older to serve in their community and disrupt the cycle of poverty by making a lasting difference in the lives of America's most vulnerable children.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

San Rafael Public Elementary SchoolsSan Rafael, CA 94901

(37.96506,-122.50333)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 50
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of 2 hours/week during school year
  • High school grade or equivalent

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