Volunteer to Tutor

Children’s Literacy Center (CLC) is committed to providing a safe environment in which to tutor students reading below grade level. By June 1st  2021, CLC is asking all tutors to have had at least the first COVID-19 vaccination.  All CLC staff have been fully vaccinated.  CLC will continue to monitor temperatures, honor social distancing, and provide masks/shields to further ensure the safety of all.

Volunteering is as easy as 1-2-3!

Tutor 1 child for 1 hour

2 times a week

for 3 months

Are you 14 or older? Do you want to make a lasting difference in the life of a child?

Join Children’s Literacy Center in offering one-to-one tutoring at no cost to families.

Our experienced staff will train you to use our fun, award-winning Peak Reader® curriculum.

Watch your student learn and grow through reading stories, playing word games, and unlocking the meaning of words! You will give your student the skills to succeed for the rest of their lives. 

Steps to get started

#1 Watch the orientation video

#2 Read the Tutor Expectations

#3 Complete the application

#4 Complete the training 

Thank you for watching our orientation video!

Please complete the following steps.

#2 – Read the tutor expectations.

Tutor Expectations

 

#3 – Complete the application by clicking on the link below.

Application

 

#4 – To RSVP for an onsite training session (review the schedule below), or to obtain more information please email:

Sandy McGraw – Program Director for the Pikes Peak Region, sandy@childrensliteracycenter.org

OR

Pamela Polke – Program Director for the Denver Metro Area, pamela@childrensliteracycenter.org

On-site Training Schedule 

Fall Session 

(September 1 – December 30, 2021)

Please register to attend a tutor training by emailing sandy@childrensliteracycenter.org or pamela@childrensliteracycenter.org

Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Location: 17690 E Iliff Avenue, Aurora 80013
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 PM

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Location: CLC Office – 2928 Straus Lane
Colorado Springs
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Saturday, September 11, 2021
Location: CLC Office – 2928 Straus Lane
Colorado Springs, CO
Time: 9:30 – 10:30 am

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Location: Via Zoom
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Location: Via Zoom
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Location: Via Zoom
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm