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Become a Literacy Tutor!

To qualify as a tutor for Project Literacy, you must:

  • be 16 years, or older
  • tutor a minimum of 2 hours per week
  • make a minimum 6-month commitment
  • complete the tutor training (no previous teaching experience required)
By meeting with a learner two hours a week, you can make a valuable difference in his or her life. You will receive free training, materials, and support. Tutor trainings are conducted 4 times a year. If you are interested in becoming a tutor, call the Project Literacy office to register for a scheduled orientation session: 510-577-3945. Then, if you wish to commit to becoming a tutor you will attend a full training session. Both the orientation and training sessions are required for new tutors.

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