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9550 Forest LaneMEED CenterDallasDallas, TX 75243
For the women refugees of Syria, our English class is the first step to be able to assimilate to their new home in N. Texas. Our students are eager to learn given that their survival skills depend on their ability to communicate with others.


MEED Center is Seeking Dedicated Volunteer to Teach English Courses for the Refugees


Must be able to commit to a minimum of 1 1/2 hours per week (for min of 3 months)

Must have a college degree or 2-year experience of teaching English to adult

Must have the passion and patience to teach a challenging population with varied levels of language ability and cultural background

Must be able to commit to at least 3-month of commitment (substitute teachers are available if you have to miss a week or two during the program)

Must have a clear pronunciation of English language that is easy to understand by our refugee clients

Classes are held in the morning from 930 AM to 11 AM Wednesday to Friday. The volunteer may choose to take one day or more.

About the students:

Our students are newcomers to the country

Most have arrived under refugee or asylee status


  • Adult Education
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Database Administration
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Microsoft Office Suite

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 20
  • 1 1/2 hour to 4 1/2 hour per week
  • Must have the passion to teach and to help refugees. Must be energetic.

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