The Learning Centre is
accepting applications for tutors who wish to volunteer a
few hours each week and obtain Certification as an
Tutors will assist in presenting the Orton-Gillingham
approach to children with dyslexia.
The Learning Centre program
uses one-on-one tutoring with trained and certified tutors.
Children attend two, one hour
tutoring sessions each week, over a period roughly
equivalent to the elementary school schedule of teaching.
Children will generally require a period of three years to
complete the entire program.
This is an ideal opportunity for men and women who have
previous experience in working with children or in social
Retirees have discovered they
can make a useful contribution to the community in this way.
Tutors receive compensation and expenses during the training
An annual Tutor Appreciation Night is held in June.
A Graduation Ceremony for the children is held in October.
The Learning Centre has a proven record of success of
opening doors of wonder and opportunity for its graduates.