Incorporating Volunteer Aides in the Classroom. Colleen Serencsits Tutors of Literacy in the Commonwealth Please take a handout. Purpose. Share information about incorporating volunteer aides in the classroom Information to consider How to get started How to make the best use of volunteers.
Tutors of Literacy in the Commonwealth
Please take a handout.
Each element includes the following pieces of information:
What skills do you want in a classroom volunteer?
What personal characteristics do you want in a classroom volunteer?
My Dream List
Why do people volunteer to help in an ABE or ESL or GED classroom?
People volunteer in adult ESL programs for many reasons:
Provide volunteer experiences that match the reasons the person volunteered.
In-service opportunities for volunteers
Match the evaluation to what the volunteer program accomplishes.
Evaluation for Continuous Improvement
Refer to the master handout for Volunteers Make a Difference
for information about
managing / coaching
and other information
Please contact TLC if you would like electronic copies or more information.