VIRTUAL: Volunteer Math Tutor

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ORGANIZATION: EnCorps STEM Teachers Program



EnCorps STEMx Tutors make a significant difference in a student's relationship with math: 84% of students who take part in the program increased their math scores in the 2022-23 academic year!

As a STEMx Tutor you commit to tutoring one hour, twice a week. You choose the 1:1 or 2:1 student to tutor ratio. As a 1:1 tutor, you will determine the day and time of your virtual tutoring sessions with your student. In turn, the 2:1 tutoring sessions take place for one hour, twice a week between 12:00 - 5:00pm PST.

Opportunity Requirements & Important Notes

Time Commitment: 1-hour session twice a week for one school semester. They ask that you commit to tutoring for a minimum of one semester with the option to renew. Many of their tutors have been in the program for three years.

Onboarding Process: Application, screening, background check, and orientation. Average onboarding takes about 1 week.

Desired Skills/Experience: STEM experience, STEM bachelors degree, or college junior/senior in a STEM program. No previous tutoring experience needed.

Physical Requirements: This project is able to make accommodations for individuals with physical limitations.

EnCorps STEM Teachers Program

The EnCorps STEM Teachers Program is an organization of STEM professionals providing high quality education to close achievement gaps for students in low income communities.

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About EnCorps STEM Teachers Program

Location:

608 Meyer Lane, Los Angeles, CA 90278, US

Mission Statement

WE ARE STEM PROFESSIONALS PROVIDING HIGH QUALITY EDUCATION TO CLOSE ACHIEVEMENT GAPS FOR STUDENTS IN LOW INCOME COMMUNITIES

Description

Founded in 2007, EnCorps Inc. is a Los Angeles-based nonprofit with operations in California as well the greater Denver, Colorado and New York City areas. EnCorps connects highly effective STEM educators with public school students to counter the systemic injustice preventing children in under-resourced communities from accessing a high-quality STEM education. The EnCorps STEM Teachers Program(r) recruits, selects and supports STEM professionals and experts in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields as well as individuals who possess an advanced STEM degree to transition to teaching as an innovative, long-term solution to the STEM teacher shortage and to counter the alarming lack of math proficiency of middle and high school students nationwide. The EnCorps STEMx Tutors Program matches middle school students, currently under-performing in math, with volunteer STEM professionals, subject-matter experts and STEM college students to increase math skills and confidence prior to students entering high school.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Children & Youth

WHEN

Mon May 20, 2024 - Tue Dec 31, 2024
12:01 AM - 11:59 PM

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

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