Prospective Tutor Training Offered

Become a tutor with LVCC and help our adult students achieve their work, family, and community goals. 

 

Literacy Volunteers of Central Connecticut is seeking volunteers! Become a tutor with LVCC and help our adult students achieve their work, family, and community goals. 

All prospective tutors must be age 18 and over with a minimum of a high school diploma (or equivalent) and good writing skills. Observations, support, and training will be provided.

There will be training for people interested in working with adult students who need help speaking English, reading and writing. This English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) tutor training* will be held on all of the following dates July 9, 12, 16, 19 (10AM-12:30PM) at the New Britain Public Library– (all dates must be attended)

*If you have a background as an educator you may qualify to waive this tutor training.

Preregistration is required.  Call (860) 229-7323 or email lvccprogassist@gmail.com, for more information. Please see the attached: Registration Packet

Literacy Volunteers of Central CT provides small group and one-on-one literacy tutoring to over 350 low literate adults through student centered learning and mentoring, from volunteer tutors who receive high quality training and ongoing support.

 

 

 

Spring 2018 Newsletter

Spring Newsletter 2018

Family Literacy Registration

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The Family Literacy Program addresses the need for FREE GED and
ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes for adults while simultaneously providing a play and learn group for their children. Components of the program include adult education classes (GED & ESOL), Play and Learn literacy based playgroup for children, weekly parenting education programs, and weekly parent and child together activities. The program is a partnership with the New Britain YWCA and New Britain Adult Education.

 

To enroll one must be a mother with at least one child under age 8 and be a resident of New Britain. Classes are held at the YWCA, with limited space for FREE child-care for ages 6 months-2 years. Classes are 3 days a week between Monday and Thursday and meet from 9:00AM-2:00PM (schedule varies by day).

 

To register of for more information call Amina at 860-229-7323, or email lvccfamlit@gmail.com.

 

We are always looking for volunteers to assist in our Play & Learn Child-Care Program, 1 day per week, 3-5 hours.

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