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2nd grade reading tutors for STAIR-Annapolis

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STAIR

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Start The Adventure In Reading (STAIR-Annapolis) is a twice-weekly, after school literacy tutoring program for Anne Arundel County Public Schools second graders currently reading below grade level. We have 12 sites conveniently located at elementary schools and community centers across Annapolis and throughout Anne Arundel County, and have more than 100 children enrolled in our program. STAIR is looking for tutors to work one-on-one with a student for an hour-long session, and we offer our volunteers the flexibility to choose their level of commitment: one day per week, two days per week, or as a substitute on an as-needed basis. STAIR offers a comprehensive 2-4 hour training program for our Tutors and Coordinators, and use an educator approved curriculum. Tutors are not required to be educators, however sign up for their level of commitment. For more information on how to become a STAIR tutor beginning in October and continuing into the May of 2022, contact volunteer_coordinator@stairannapolis.org, or visit our website at https://stairannapolis.org/volunteer/application/

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About STAIR

Location:

171 Duke of Gloucester Street, Annapolis, MD 21401, US

Mission Statement

STAIR's mission is to increase the reading level of 2nd graders, to improve students' self-esteem and self-confidence, and to provide a caring environment where reading is FUN!

Description

STAIR-Annapolis was founded in 2006 and now includes 12 sites throughout the City of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, serving more than 100 Anne Arundel County Public Schools second graders. Our program provides twice-weekly literacy tutoring after school for the entire academic year for students reading below grade level, using a dedicated team of volunteer tutors and an educator-approved curriculum. Training is provided and no prior teaching or tutoring experience is necessary. On average, STAIR students improve 4.3 reading levels over the course of the year!

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

Tue Oct 12, 2021 - Wed Dec 15, 2021
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM  

WHERE

Annapolis Community Center and Elementary schoolsAnnapolis, MD 21403

SKILLS

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

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1.5 to 3 hours per week or as a substitute

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