(41.818058,-71.42087)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Oct 02, 2017 09:00 AM - Fri Jun 08, 2018 02:30 PM

Where

763 WestminsterProvidenceProvidence, RI 02903

About

Inspiring Minds- a 50 year-old educational nonprofit supports struggling students in the Providence schools by recruiting, training, and supporting community volunteers like you. We serve students in grades from kindergarten to 3rd grade.

We are looking for individuals who have an interest in improving the lives of children grades K through 3 by supporting their learning in the classroom twice a week. Volunteers practice teacher provided activities with the same students each week until they become proficient. Volunteers do not have to have any previous teaching experience but should have knowledge of basic behaviors of children and enthusiasm to make a difference and take direction! We support students in literacy and math.

This opportunity will start in Septemeber 2017

Volunteers are provided training in basic tutoring strategies, behavior manamgent, tips and tricks to keep student focus, classroom expectations, and basic literacy/math principals.

Volunteers must:

  • Be available for one hour- two days a week (no weekends)
  • Submit to and pass a background check
  • Provide two referneces
  • Attend onsite 2 hour training
  • Commit to volunteer for one school year.

If you are interest please visit the link below:

http://inspiringmindsri.org/volunteer/

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours a week
  • none

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