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ORGANIZATION: Literacy Council of Ft. Bend County

  • 6 people are interested
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Volunteering is one way you can directly make a difference in your community. The Literacy Council is in need of volunteer instructors to teach classes.

Reach out TODAY to begin changing lives for the 2024 - 2025 academic year!

Volunteer tutors work with assigned students to teach courses in either Literacy 101 - Basic Literacy, English as a Second Language (ESL), Basic Computer Skills, US Citizenship preparation, or GED preparation.

We match tutors to accommodate the need of our students and offer classes Monday through Thursday between 9:00am and 7:30pm. Learn more about our greatest needs for the academic year.

  • 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
  • Participate in at least 3 free professional development opportunities

Please email volunteer@ftbendliteracy.org or call 281-240-8181.

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About Literacy Council of Ft. Bend County

Location:

12530 EMILY CT, SUGAR LAND, TX 77478, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County is to improve community, family, and professional lives through adult literacy education.

Description

Since, 1987 the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County has been Changing Lives Through Literacy. The mission of the Literacy Council is to end intergenerational cycles of illiteracy by improving adult literacy skills and generate community-wide literacy awareness. The Literacy Council provides several programs for its students: Basic Literacy, English as a Second Language, GED Preparation, U.S. Citizenship Preparation, basic Computer Skills and Transitions to Post-Secondary Education.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Education & Literacy
Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

12530 Emily CourtSugar Land, TX 77478

(29.63132,-95.60207)
 

SKILLS

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

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1.5-3 hours a week

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