Literacy Tutor Sign-Up

United Way California Capital Region’s Literacy Tutoring program provides students grades K-6th with an opportunity to develop and improve their literacy skills. Utilizing an online standard-aligned curriculum (BookNook) tutors will guide their students through various activities, games and books.

The commitment for tutors is 2 days/week (30-40 minutes/session) for at least 3 months. Previous experience is not necessary, and training is provided.

Current Address(Required)
Do you prefer virtual or in-person tutoring?(Required)
Which partner/location would you prefer to work with? (Check all that apply)(Required)
Are you willing and able to complete a background check before tutoring?(Required)
Are you willing and able to complete a Tuberculosis test before tutoring? (This may required by some partners)(Required)
Are you able to commit to at least 3 months of tutoring? (Note: School year is preferred [Oct-May])(Required)
Are you able to consistently tutor 2 days a week (M-F) between 2:30-5pm?(Required)
Do you have a computer that can access the internet to complete the tutoring lesson? (Note: our lessons are all online, so even in-person tutors will use computers)(Required)
Would you be willing to tutor more than one group of students? (This would increase your time commitment per week)(Required)
Do you have grade preference?(Required)
Are you over the age of 18?(Required)
Please select from the following times that you are available to meet for an interview and to discuss next steps. We will reach out to schedule a 30 minute virtual meeting with you during your selected time(s).(Required)
How did you hear about volunteering for this program?(Required)

Commitment: 2 days a week (30-40 min sessions), at least 3 months