Prerequisite Opportunity: Book Buddies Literacy Tutor
Children & Youth Education,
Age Minimum (with Adult) - 18, Minimum Age - 18+, Skill Category - N/A
Book Buddies Literacy Tutor
Through the Book Buddies Tutoring model, ATC provides volunteer-based, one-on-one sustained early literacy tutoring to City of Alexandria elementary school children in need. Volunteers are needed work one-on-one with an Alexandria elementary school student, following a provided literacy lesson plan, to improve early literacy skills, writing, spelling and reading skills. Some volunteers tutor a child both sessions. Other volunteers team up with a friend or colleague to meet this commitment. Book Buddies can help arrange partners if that is needed. Tutor Program -Students enter the program in grades K & 1 (ages 5-6) as referred by their classroom teachers. -Volunteers register with ACPS and receive tutor training from a Book Buddies Coordinator. -Two 30-40 minute weekly tutoring sessions are scheduled and take place during or after school -We ask for a one school-year commitment Tutor Need By School John Adams ES: 2x a week, any 30 minute time slot between 8-10am John Adams ES: 2x week, 11:05-11:45 5651 Rayburn Ave, Alexandria, VA 22311 Cora Kelly ES: 2x week, from 1-1:40 3600 Commonwealth Ave, Alexandria, VA 22305 Jefferson Houston ES: 1x week, T,W,or TH- between 2:45- 3:55pm; starting in January 1501 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314 Polk ES: 2x week, 10:15-10:45 5000 Polk Ave, Alexandria, VA 22304 Please send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org, Karen White, Program Director
BECAUSE YOU ARE OVER THE AGE 55
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED THROUGH 5/29/2017
Alexandria, VA 22314 20 20
- Monday: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
- Tuesday: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
- Wednesday: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
- Thursday: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
- Friday: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Full opportunity address and directions will be sent to you by e-mail after you sign up.
After Expressing interest in one or more dates and times you'd like to volunteer, your availability will be sent to the Opportunity Leader who will review and confirm when you should attend.