Volunteer to Tutor

Children’s Literacy Center (CLC) is committed to providing a safe environment in which to tutor students reading below grade level.  CLC is highly encouraging tutors to get vaccinated.  All CLC staff have been fully vaccinated.  CLC will continue to enforce any state guideline, 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 informational video

#2 Read the Tutor Expectations

#3 Complete the application

#4 Complete the training 

Thank you for watching our informational 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

On-site Training Schedule 

Fall Session 

(January 1 – May 30, 2022)

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

Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Location: CLC Office – 2928 Straus Lane
Colorado Springs
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Saturday, January 29, 2022
Location: CLC Office – 2928 Straus Lane
Colorado Springs, CO
Time: 9:30 – 10:30 am

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
Location: Via Zoom
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Location: Via Zoom
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Location: Via Zoom
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Location: Via Zoom
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm