Springfield College Literacy Tutor in Springfield, Massachusetts

Community members, high school/college graduates, retirees, and career changers of all experiences are encouraged to apply to be Preschool Literacy Tutors. Tutors serve alongside a teacher 20-25 hours per week in a classroom of children ages to develop children?s early literacy skills in preparation for Kindergarten. Tutors attend monthly trainings on research-based early literacy strategies. This position will collaborate with classroom teaching staff to enhance daily literacy opportunities and conduct empowering literacy assessments to increase the number of children on target with early reading predictors. This is a life-changing 10-month AmeriCorps service position with the Massachusetts Reading Corps, a Springfield College AmeriCorps Program.