Posted on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by Reading_Program
Get involved and share the gift of reading.
According to the National Center for Education Statistics, 16% of adults (ages 16 and over) in Santa Clara County lack basic literacy skills*. However, you can make a difference by helping adults improve their basic reading, writing and life skills.
Just hear what other tutors have to say...
"Watching the growth of my learners and their newfound confidence is a priceless experience and inspires me to do my best." -Ursula, volunteer tutor
"Tutoring is an opportunity to build a special connection with someone while helping to meet his or her personal goals. The smallest of steps brings gratification for both the student and the tutor." -Candy, volunteer tutor
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