Literacy Partner Mentor 2016-12-06T16:52:34+00:00

LITERACY PARTNER

Scope of Responsibilities

By volunteering at least 30 minutes a week, you can help support 3rd grade literacy in the Greater Austin area. Because of your support, elementary-aged children in our area will grow in confidence, self-esteem, and improved academic skills.

Literacy Partner

  • Provide consistent, positive support for two children in reading (English/Spanish)
  • Work outside the classroom door for two 15 minute one-on-one reading sessions
  • Humility, Consistency, Simplicity
  • Commit to the entire school year (Oct – May)

 

Mentor

Scope of Responsibilities

Mentors inspire children to succeed academically and personally. Because of your support, elementary-aged children in our area will grow in confidence, self-esteem, and improved academic skills.

  • Meet weekly with one child for 30 minutes – 1 hour throughout the school year
  • Support the student in reaching specific goals
  • Develop a trusting relationship
  • Inspire student to succeed