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Each One Teach One Diablo Valley Literacy Council
EACH ONE TEACH ONE To teach English as a second language (ESL) to non-English speaking adults.
Become a Volunteer Tutor

If you can read and write English, like people, and have 1 to 2 hours a week, you can become a volunteer tutor. We provide training, teaching materials, and mentors to assist you in this important work.

Call us at (925) 685-3881 or e-mail us at DVLC@juno.com for more information.

 

Volunteer Tutor Working with Student
Become a Tutor
Tutor Training Workshop

At last a chance to be a hero and really make a difference by teaching someone English as a Second Language. You can help them:

  • Read to their children
  • Talk with their children's teachers
  • Apply for citizenship
  • Get a better job

The next Tutor Training Workshops will be held:

Dates:
Saturday May 13, 2006 - 9:00-1:30
Tuesday May 16, 2006 - 6:30-8:30
Saturday May 20, 2006 - 9:00-1:30
Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Address: 4000 Clayton Road, Concord, CA

  • There is a $15 non-refundable registration fee.
  • We need you to commit to one to two hours of tutoring per week on a regular basis.
  • We provide training, match you to a student and help start your one-on-one tutoring sessions.

Contact us at DVLC@juno.com or call Jane at (925) 938-0139 for more information and to receive a registration form.

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Tutor and Student 67 Students Waiting
We took in a lot of new students in June and July, but many of these will soon be tutored by the graduates of our October Workshop. 78% of the waiting students are Spanish speaking, and 86% of them are female.

Most live in Central County. Concord, with 59%, has the largest group. 19% are in East County, and the rest are spread around.

The average waiting time is 7.5 months.

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Membership Reminder

Membership 2006 Reminder
If you haven't paid your dues for 2006, it is not too late. Please send your $10.00 check to:

  • Payable to:
    Diablo Valley Literacy Council
  • Mail to:
    DVLC
    4000 Clayton Rd.
    Concord, CA 94521

If you can't remember whether you’ve paid your dues or not, please contact Chancey Henneman at (925) 825-9462 or Ed Chambers, Treasurer at (925) 686-4580. Thank you.

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  Diablo Valley Literacy Council
4000 Clayton Road
Concord, CA 94521
(925) 685-3881