|Literacy Connection Volunteer Training (ML)|
Event Type: Lectures|
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 2/6/2019, 2/20/2019
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 12:30 PM
Become a Literacy Connection Volunteer Tutor in this 12 hour training workshop. Help to make a change in someone's life and become a Volunteer Literacy Tutor! The Literacy Connection has over 40 adult learners in our community waiting to be matched with a tutor like you! Would you like to help? Our Tutors help other adults with their English literacy skills, at a time and place convenient for both tutor and learner. NO PRIOR TEACHING OR TUTORING EXPERIENCE IS NEEDED! We'll train and guide you through the tutoring process. Join us at one of our upcoming Tutor Orientations to learn more! Must be at least 18 years old.Library: Main Library Map
Join us on Wednesday, February 6 from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. for a brief overview to The Literacy Connection & Tutoring to learn more. Part A of training will start after the intro and there is no obligation to stay if you feel our program is not for you.
Training continues on Saturday, February 16 from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm, Wednesday, February 20 from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm and concludes on Saturday, March 2 from 9:30 am - 12:30p m. Part A must be completed in person.
Registration is recommended, but walk-ins are welcome. Call 847-742-6565 or email email@example.com for more information or to register.
This is an instructor-led, 12-hour course, with some online and out of classroom assignments. Online options are available to complete missed material, if necessary. Tutor trainees participate in discussion, role playing and interactive activities as they learn strategies and background information necessary to tutor adults.
Course Materials and Cost
Tutor training is free, but there is a $35 fee to cover the textbook, LITSTART: Strategies for Adult Literacy and ESL Tutors, and other handouts. Cash or a check made payable to The Literacy Connection is collected at the end of the first course meeting.
Registration is recommended, but walk-ins are welcome.
Call 847-742-6565 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to register.
Location: Conference Room
Contact Number: 847-742-6565