Washington Reading Corps – Manson Elementary School
Member Duties : WRC members will engage in direct-service Early Learning/K-4 literacy tutoring (one-on-one or in small groups) AND program development in an elementary school, early learning or community-based setting. Members will engage in any or all of the following activities and projects to strengthen the WRC program: support recruitment of community volunteer tutor programs before and after school, enhance or create community volunteer recruitment systems, promote and encourage peer and cross-age tutoring opportunities, work with English Language Learners and coordinate activities to increase English proficiency, family and community involvement events and projects, develop or expand existing volunteer recognition program, support of WRC beneficiaries during classroom reading instruction, and build community-based literacy resources that can be shared within and between schools.
Program Benefits: Childcare assistance if eligible, training, health coverage, living allowance, education award upon successful completion of service.
Terms: Permits working at another job during off hours. Permits attendance at school during off hours. Service Areas: Education, Children/Youth
Skills: General Skills.
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SUMMARY Program Type: AmeriCorps State/National Program Washington Reading Corps – Manson Elementary School Program Start/End Date 08/16/2017 – 06/30/2018. Work Schedule Full Time Education level High school diploma/GED Age Requirement Minimum: 17, Maximum: None Program Locations WASHINGTON Accepting Applications From 04/28/2017 To 09/30/2017 Contact Kendra DeBow 212 Maple Park Ave SE.
(Submitted by Janice Stewart)