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Volunteer tutors needed for 1st-6th grade students struggling with reading

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ORGANIZATION: Tutoring Chicago

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Share your love of reading with a Chicago student this school year! Become a weekly volunteer tutor with Tutoring Chicago and work one-to-one with a 1st-6th grade student.

Volunteer tutors provide academic support and serve as a role model and mentor to students from across the city. You and your student will focus on a variety of literacy components, including letters and sounds, writing, and reading comprehension. No prior teaching experience is required, orientation and training are provided. Tutoring sessions take place Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6-7:30PM at St. Vincent dePaul Center in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. Become a tutor and make a difference in a student's life today!

1 Shift

  • evening / 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
    Visit www.tutoringchicago.org for more information and complete a volunteer application.
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About Tutoring Chicago

Location:

St. Vincent de Paul Center, 2145 N Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60614, US

Mission Statement

Delivering the power of education through one-to-one tutoring

Description

For over 56 years Tutoring Chicago has dedicated its mission to delivering the power of education to children facing economic barriers through one-to-one tutoring and high-quality programming that is not only academic, but developmental and reflective. Our vision is a brighter future for all of Chicago’s children.

Tutoring Chicago's programs take place on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 6-7:30pm. Tutors and students meet one night per week to review homework and work on reading, writing, math, and life skills.

Chicagoland students need great tutors like you, now more than ever! We welcome you to join our growing volunteer team for the 2022-2023 school year!

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

St. Vincent de Paul Center2145ChicagoChicago, IL 60614

(41.92035,-87.64331)
 

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • Child Development
  • Reading / Writing

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Once a week for 90 minutes from September to May.

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