Open the door to opportunity! The Grove City Education Center for Adults (GCECA) is seeking 1:1 tutors and classroom aides to help with its free GED and English (ESL)classes. These classes are offered to adults in Mercer County, PA who want to improve their lives through education.
Volunteer tutors provide supplementary instruction that complements what students learn in class. Most tutors meet with students for an average of 3 hours a week. Online or in-person opportunities are available. The most requested subjects are math, reading, and writing. Classroom aides help out in our regularly-scheduled GED classes. Tutors need to have a bachelor's degree in any subject, while classroom aides are only required to have a high school diploma. All materials and training are provided. No experience required. Volunteers must be PA residents even for online tutoring.
Join our program and make a long-term, positive difference in others' lives!
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About GROVE CITY EDUCATION CENTER FOR ADULTS
118 S CENTER ST, GROVE CITY, PA 16127, US
The Grove City Education Center for Adults provides adult education services to Grove City area individuals who are not enrolled in a secondary school. GCECA assists area residents to meet their goals through educational achievement. GCECA creates positive relationships with students through small group classes and one-on-one tutoring.
The Grove City Education Center for Adults (GCECA) has been serving adults for more than 20 years. Originally called Grove City Literacy Council, the Center was founded in 1990 by a group of local residents. Concerned about the national literacy statistics for adults and aware of a growing need for literacy in the community, they founded the Grove City Education Center for Adults based on the model of other literacy councils in similar-sized towns. The GCECA was originally located in a second-floor location on Broad Street, Grove City. The Center is currently located on South Center Street in the Olde Town Grove City building. We provide small group and one-to-one instruction to adults interested in passing their GED or improving their literacy skills in reading, writing, math, English or computer use.
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees
We'll work with your schedule.
Mercer, Grove City, Greenville, SharonMercer, PA16137
July 29, 2020
Literacy / Reading
Math / Science Instruction
Teaching / Instruction
English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Volunteers are asked to commit to teaching an average of 3 hours a week for 6 months.