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Volunteer in Support of Equity and English Language Learners

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Somerville Public Schools

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

Volunteers with Spanish, Portuguese or Haitian Creole language fluency are sought for remote service to students, families and educators with Somerville Public Schools. Serve in a remote classroom, as a volunteer interpreter or translator, or for extra individualized academic support. Minimum commitment of two hours per week for three months; prior experience working with immigrant families, ELL, and tutoring experience preferred. Some training required (provided by SPS staff) for some volunteer positions.
Contact JCapuano@k12.somerville.ma.us for more information or to express interest.

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About Somerville Public Schools

Location:

Somerville Public Schools Volunteer Program, 42 Prescott Street, Somerville, MA 02143, US

Mission Statement

Somerville Public Schools are dedicated to the realization of the full intellectual, physical, social and emotional potential of all students. Volunteers can make an important difference in the life of a student. We strive to match volunteers with students, families, and educators for a mutually rewarding experience.

Description

Do you have one hour per week to make a difference in a student's life? We are looking for motivated volunteers to help students reach their fullest potential. Please note that most opportunities are currently remote and require a computer or laptop, facility with remote learning platforms and remote learning environment, and reliable internet service. Find out more by visiting Somerville Public Schools: www.somerville.k12.ma.us/volunteer or contact SPS Volunteer Coordinator Jen Capuano: JCapuano@k12.somerville.ma.us.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • English
  • Hatian / Creole
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • at least two hour per week for three months
  • computer or laptop; reliable internet; ELL tutoring, interpreting or ELL teaching experience preferred.

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