Academic Tutor (volunteer)


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Tue Sep 06, 2016 03:00 PM - Sat Dec 31, 2016 07:00 PM


887 West Marietta Street, NWStudio T-108Atlanta, GA 30318


Create Your Dreams (CYD) is a youth development program devoted to nurturing the talents and dreams of under-served students through a long term enrichment program.

CYD seeks tutors for students grades 3-12, to provide one-on-one academic support for students who need extra help reaching their potential in school.


  • Attend tutoring sessions as scheduled. If an absence is anticipated, please inform tutorial coordinator.
  • Assist student through the learning process as defined by the program guidelines.
  • Assist student with filling out weekly goals at the start of tutorial.
  • Help the student develop confidence and a positive attitude toward learning by affirming their thinking and progress in the lesson.
  • Keep staff informed about tutoring experience, job assignments, or any concerns you may have regarding the program.


  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Sensitive and adaptable to learner's differences and needs
  • Commitment to bettering lives through education
  • Patience and enthusiasm
Time Commitment: 2 hours per week. You choose the day: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 3pm to 5pm or 5pm to 7pm.

To apply, please sign up through our sign up genius at

or email Kim Dennis at for additional details.

To learn more about our programs you can visit our website at

Thank You!


  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Reading / Writing

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Two hours once a week.
  • Volunteers over 18 are required to submit a background check through Verified Volunteers.

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