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Tutor Stories

"While working with you I learned more from your story of struggle and success than I ever learned from reading a book.  You are my inspiration."
-E.K.
Anastasia

Literacy Volunteer Orientation

 

  • Literacy Volunteers of MA/Quincy provides free, one-on-one tutoring in basic reading and writing to adults on the South Shore. Come to this orientation session and find out if the program is compatible with your skills and interests and whether you want to make this volunteer commitment.  
  • When: Wednesday, January 14th or Monday, January 26th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Where:Thomas Crane Public Library in the Community Room (next to the cafe in the atrium).
  • You do not need to register, just show up.

Questions please call 617-376-1314 or email us at quliteracy@ocln.org


Computer Class for LVM Students or Tutors 

 

  • If you are a student or a tutor that has never been on a computer, then this is the right class for you.  This 6-week class will cover using the mouse, practicing your typing skills, searching the internet, sending and receiving emails and downloading and sending attachments.  Each class will be about practicing the skills learned in the prior class and learning just a little bit more each time.  Tutors are encouraged to attend with their students. 
  • When: Thursdays for six consecutive weeks starting October 16th from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
  • Where: Thomas Crane Public Library in the Computer Lab on the Second Floor

Please call the Literacy Office at (617)376-1314 or email us at quliteracy@ocln.org to register for the class.


Ready-to-Go Writing Activities Workshop

 

  • In this hands-on workshop, Eleanor Stafford, Boston LVM's basic literacy trainer, will acquaint participants with strategies to use with students to develop their writing and grammar skills.  Eleanor will present highly scaffolded, multisensory activities that tutors can start using right away.  The workshop is appropriate for basic literacy and ESOL tutors who work with students at all levels.
  • When: Wednesday, November 12th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm
  • Where: Thomas Crane Public LIbrary in the Community Room near the cafe.

Please call the Literacy Office at (617)376-1314 or email us at quliteracy@ocln.org to register for the class.


 Let's Talk, Tutor Potluck


  • Tutors (new and seasoned) are invited to come and meet all the other tutors in the Literacy Program and together share the joys of tutoring.  Please bring your favorite dish.
  • When: Monday, November 17th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
  • Where: Thomas Crane Public Library in the Community Room (next to the cafe in the atrium)
  • This workshop is being offered for current Literacy Volunteers.  

Please call the Literacy Office at (617)376-1314 or email us at quliteracy@ocln.org to register for the potluck.


Electronic Speller Workshop for Students & Tutors

  • The Literacy Program is offering a no stress, hardly-painful-at-all workshop with a bonus gift of a Franklin speaking dictionary for the student.  Students and tutors are encourage to attend together.  At this session you will learn how to use the speller and participate in hands-on activities so you can leave feeling confident.  Only 8 availabe openings per session.
  • When: Monday, November 10, 2014 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Where: Thomas Crane Public Library in the Community Room (next to the cafe in the atrium)
  • This workshop is being offered for current Literacy students & tutors.  

Please call the Literacy Office at (617)376-1314 or email us at quliteracy@ocln.org to register for this workshop.


Literacy Recognition Ceremony 2014

  •  Please join us for this special time of year when the Literacy Program comes together to celebrate the hard work and dedication of our amazing students and tutors.  
  • When: To be determined
  • Where: Thomas Crane Public Library in the Community Room (next to the cafe in the atrium)
  • Food: Pizza, salad and dessert

Please call the Literacy Office at (617)376-1314 or email us at quliteracy@ocln.org to RSVP for this event.

 

 

 


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