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Math Tutors / Volunteers Needed

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Tenderloin Community

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 28 people are interested

Tenderloin Community School, a K-5 public school located in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco, needs volunteers / tutors to support students with individual and small group math support. At the beginning of the school year, students will be engaged in distance learning.

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About Tenderloin Community

Location:

627 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102, US

Mission Statement

Provide students with quality instruction and tools to become lifelong learners, facilitate their engagement in learning, promote social emotional development and independence and provide support, resources and engagement opportunities to families

Description

In 1990, Bay Area Women’s & Children’s Center came up with what seemed like the crazy idea to get a much-needed elementary school built in the Tenderloin. At that time, the Tenderloin was the only neighborhood in San Francisco that had no schools. With nothing but a dream to start with, BAWCC launched a successful community effort that led to opening the school doors eight years later. That was now 20 years ago.

The story of Tenderloin Community School serves as an inspiration to the students who come through the school's doors. The school is living proof that what might seem like an impossible dream is not so impossible after all. With no money and no land to begin with, a small group of dedicated staff, community members, and parents were able to work with the school district to see that their dreams for their children came true. A beautiful, bright welcoming school was created with many extra programs such as a dental clinic, after-school programs, a garden, a library, technology lessons, not to mention an incredible staff and teachers and administrators who always put children and families first.

Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Tenderloin Community School627 Turk StreetSan Francisco, CA 94102

(37.78178,-122.41974)
 

SKILLS

  • Mathematics

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • The minimum time commitment is 30 minutes to one hour per week. Anyone interested in and available to volunteer for more than that is welcome to do so.
  • Be willing to go through the fingerprinting and verification process through SFUSD or the San Francisco Education Fund.

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