BEACON for Adult LiteracyBEACON for Adult Literacy
Vision Literacy Volunteers Needed for Adult Students. Adult Education Works! BEACON for Adult Literacy, an award-winning literacy organization, is recruiting adult volunteers to become ESL teachers in the Manassas area. Volunteer are needed to provid... Read more
Vision Literacy Volunteers Needed for Adult Students. Adult Education Works! BEACON for Adult Literacy, an award-winning literacy organization, is recruiting adult volunteers to become ESL teachers in the Manassas area. Volunteer are needed to provide small group instruction in English as a Second Language (ESOL). No second language or teaching experience is required. Free professional level training is provided. Standardized curriculums and textbooks are used. The curriculum is user friendly and makes teaching easy and fun! Learn more about becoming a trained literacy volunteer and being a part of our award-winning team to help make a difference in your community. Call today at (703) 368-7491 to hear more about this exciting and rewarding opportunity!
BEACON is a low-cost program for adults which offers literacy instruction in the areas of ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages), Pre-GED preparation (high school equivalency), and citizenship preparation. Our students come from all over the world. Trained volunteers work with individuals and small groups at our partner sites throughout the Manassas area. If you or someone you know would benefit from our services, please call 703-368-7491. Si usted o alguien que conosca se puede benficiar de nuestros servicios, comuniquese al 703-331-5513.
BEACON has a strong support system for volunteers. Their office staff frequently visits the tutoring sites which gives tutors regular staff support. They use a specific curriculum that is user friendly and easy for a new tutor to teach! Tutors are able to create their own curriculum as well to supplement what BEACON provides. Training is free so volunteers do not have to pay to volunteer. Students are anxious to learn and very friendly. It's a fun experience!
by Marianne R. from Bristow, VA
(January 10, 2011)
BEACON is dedicated to helping adults learn English and learn to read and write in English. Volunteers are trained and are given continued support. The curriculum used is easy to follow and has ideas on how to teach each lesson.