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Volunteer to tutor 1:1 with a 1st-9th grader in Chicago (In person and remote options available)

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ORGANIZATION: Tutoring Chicago

Tutoring Chicago Profile

Tutoring Chicago is a free one-to-one tutoring program for students in grades 1-9.

During the 2022-2023 school year, Tutoring Chicago will offer both in-person and digital tutoring options to our tutors/students from late September to late May.

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

Our Vision
Brighter futures for all of Chicago’s children

Our Values
Education is empowering. We believe that through one-to-one relationships with supportive tutors, students facing economic barriers can access brighter futures. Our mission, programs and delivery are centered in these values. We believe that all children regardless of economics, race, cultural background, gender identity or neighborhood are valuable, capable of greatness and have the right to the following:

  • A diverse representation of supportive adults who know them as individuals, value their needs and aspirations, and expose pathways for their success
  • Abundant exposure to knowledge, effective instruction, high quality resources, and critical technology
  • A secure sense of belonging and community that contributes to a healthy growth mindset
  • Accessible learning environments where role models are plentiful and a positive relationship with learning is encouraged

1 Shift

  • evening / 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
    Each volunteer tutors once a week on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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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 55 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 2021-2022 school year!

CAUSE AREAS

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

WHEN

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

WHERE

Multiple locations Chicago, IL 60614

(41.92035,-87.64331)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • An hour and a half per week on either Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday from 6:00-7:30pm.

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