During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to participate in our Impact Sector survey, access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

Change a life: Spanish High School Equivalency Virtual Tutor

Save to Favorites

Restore Education

Restore Education

At Restore Education, our mission is to restore individuals’ potential for success on their path to college and career through the transformative power of education.

Restore Education volunteer tutors assist students with the following:

  • Preparing students for the Spanish GED and HiSet exams to achieve a high school equivalency certification. Subjects include Math, Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, and Writing.
  • Developing student study habits, problem solving, critical thinking, and test taking skills
  • Maintaining focus and enthusiasm as they work to reach their academic goals.
We have a particular need for math and science tutors. Restore Education provides tutors with training and all teaching materials. To minimize potential exposure to our students, staff, and volunteers, all interactions are currently through Zoom. Minimum requirements: high speed internet, personal laptop with camera, and headphones with a microphone.

We are seeking volunteers for the following weekly schedule opening:

Tuesday 4-6pm

Our students come from diverse backgrounds and with varied educational experiences. We have a wide range in participant ages and academic starting points. If you want to be part of someone's educational journey, come join us! Becoming a tutor at Restore Education can have a lasting impact in the lives of both the student and the tutor. In the words of one of our current volunteers, "If you believe in the value of lifelong learning, this is the volunteer gig for you!"

4 More opportunities with Restore Education

4 Reviews

About Restore Education

Location:

1903 San Pedro, San Antonio, TX 78212, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to transform the at-risk youth of San Antonio into successful college and career ready students, so that they can achieve the future they deserve as self-supporting adults, role models as parents, and contributing members of the community.

Description

Here at Restore Education, we offer a continuum of services to empower and equip at-risk youth, who have dropped out of school, with the purpose and skills necessary for successful, positive impact in their own lives, the lives of their families, and their community.

Passport to College Program: Students have the opportunity to complete their GED and prepare for college simultaneously.

Compass Program: GED and HS graduates have access to continuing guidance and support as they complete an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree.

FastPass Program: High school students have access to preparation for college entrance exams.

For more information, please visit our website or watch our Video.

Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • General Education
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Adult Education
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Math / Science Instruction

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week
  • Minimum 6 month commitment. Must have the ability to use a personal computer with microphone and camera to access remote tutoring classroom via Zoom. Experience working in a one-on-one tutoring environment is recommended.

Report this opportunity