The Arlington Education and Employment Program (REEP) is seeking volunteers to teach basic literacy to adults where English is a Second Language. Volunteers work with beginning level ESL students and provide focused literacy instruction. Opportunities exist at various sites and a commitment to one evening or morning a week for a minimum of three months is required. Training is provided. This rewarding opportunity is a great way to meet people from other countries and cultures and learn more about the field of ESL literacy.
Fluency in English (you do not need to speak another language); Interest in working with adult learners of English; Willingness to work with students from different cultural, educational, and economic backgrounds; patience for working with low-literacy level students as they strive to become functionally literate in English.