Worcester State University
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Job and Internships Postings: 18

Job and Internships Postings - 18

Title ID

18 

Posting Date

Fall 09' 

Position Title

Tutor 

Organization

Worcester Public Schools 

Location

Worcester, MA 

Payment

Unpaid 

Position Information

Worcester Public Schools is recruiting college students to serve as AVID tutors. Tutoring takes place during the day in AVID classes. School day hours are 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. Training will be provided. What is AVID? Advancement Via Individual Determination AVID is a program for students in grades 7-12 who are capable of completing a college preparatory program but need additional support and assistance. AVID will help students to: • Succeed in the most rigorous college preparatory curriculum • Better manage and organize their schoolwork • Acquire a variety of study skills • Enter mainstream activities of the school • Become educated and responsible participants, and leaders in our democratic society As an AVID tutor you will assist students by: • Leading collaborative study groups (tutorials) in the AVID classroom • Checking student notes and binders • Providing academic support • Acting as a role model • Providing encouragement, understanding and a personal connection to students • Facilitating access to rigorous curriculum For additional information, please contact: Paula Harrity, Coordinator of Volunteer Services Worcester Public Schools Fanning Building, Room 313 24 Chatham Street Worcester, MA 01609 Email: harrity@worc.k12.ma.us Telephone: (508) 799-3030 or Fax (508) 799-3684

EOE

Yes 

Category

Elementary Education 

Category 2

 
Attachments
Avid APPLICATION.pdf    
avid wsc training dates.pdf    
Created at 9/11/2009 2:34 PM  by Anderson, Jillian 
Last modified at 10/13/2009 2:58 PM  by Anderson, Jillian 
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