earn financial aid! tutor!
After filing your FAFSA, you must be awarded Federal Work-study in order to apply to be an America Reads Work-study Tutor. Earn your Federal work-study award at $10.00 to $13.00 an hour - become a literacy tutor with America Reads!
Students interested in being an America Reads Tutor and who do not have work-study may volunteer as an America Reads Volunteer Tutor.
* New and returning tutors must attend one orientation in order to become an America Reads tutor - contact Samantha Collins at firstname.lastname@example.org
How to apply
SLCC Financial Aid Office - to apply for the America Reads Work-study Tutor position, you must have been awarded federal work-study through your FAFSA and SLCC Financial Aid application paperwork for Salt Lake Community College for the current academic year.
America Reads Orientations - All students interested in becoming an America Reads Work-study or Volunteer Tutor must attend one orientation. At the orientation you will learn everything you need to know to become a successful America Reads tutor. Please contact Samantha Collins to schedule at email@example.com.
America Reads Training Opportunities
America Reads Community Partners
“If it weren’t for me, the child I work with would fall through the cracks. I do make a difference.”
“My tutoring experience led me to become an elementary education major. "It’s fun getting to know the kids and knowing they appreciate my help in their classroom.”
“The child I work with only knew three letters of the alphabet when I first started working with him. He now knows 23!”