Volunteer Opportunity posted by: Durham Literacy Center - Durham, NC
Posted on: August 5, 2013
Teach English to adult newcomers from Mexico, Central America, Asia and all over the world. You do not need to be bilingual (but please let us know if you have language skills that could be helpful).
Our student-centered classes emphasize participatory language learning. Help students set goals and develop English listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in pursuit of these goals.
Monday -Thursday 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm;
Monday -Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (basic lit teaching aide)
Commitment:Teach two hours per week for at least one semester (approx. 16 weeks).
Tutors begin their service with a comprehensive training designed to provide a toolkit of reading/writing and language learning strategies to apply with Durham Literacy Center students.
Please attend ONE orientation session: August 7, 8, OR 12; from 6-7:00pm and mandatory training: August 19 and 21 from 6-9pm AND August 24 from 9-3pm