Charles County Literacy has the answer for you
How can I get involved with the CCLC?
There are many ways to get involved. Become a volunteer. Make a donation. Join us at an upcoming event. For more information please call us at 301-934-6488 or fill out our contact form.
I want to be a tutor but do not have a teaching background - does that matter?
Not at all! As long as you have a desire to make a difference and are fluent in reading, writing, and speaking English, you are an ideal candidate to be a tutor.
How do I become a tutor?
All tutors must attend a training program that is scheduled at least 4 times during the calendar year. Learn more HERE. During the pandemic, we are revamping our tutor training to include at least two Zoom sessions and one in-person session, not to exceed two hours each.
How often am I expected to meet with my student?
We recommend that you meet with your student once each week for at least one hour. You may, of course, meet more than once a week if your student wishes to do so and you can accommodate tha schedule. You will also need preparation time before each tutoring session, which is why we ask for a committent of a least two hours per week.
What can I expect to happen during the training program?
Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae vitae dicta sunt explicabo. Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusant