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Improving Academic Success for Urban Students
The AmeriCorps members will work in classrooms alongside a certified teacher during the school day and design and provide engaging, experiential learning activities during afterschool hours that bridge in school and out of school learning. Members will build safe and supportive relationships with students and engage them in school and during out of school time activities to develop lifelong learners. The goal is to decrease absenteeism and improve academic outcomes.
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Member Duties : Working in the classroom and during afterschool time, AmeriCorps members will: -Support the teacher by assisting with small group instruction and activities -Develop relationships with students and faculty to enable planning for appropriate and meaningful afterschool activities -Work as part of the multidisciplinary team to decrease absenteeism, improve academic outcomes and engage students in learning Participate in professional development to: -Foster work with MLL students and students with diverse learning styles -Develop skills on addressing behaviors in and out of the classroom -Develop skills in program development and curriculum -Gain skills and understanding of youth development at various ages During out of school time programs: -Provide homework help during transition times -Maintain attendance logs -Assist in preparation of daily curriculum -Deliver daily activities -Act as liaison with students' families -Recruit volunteers for the program and HCS
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Health Coverage ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Bilingual ,  Education ,  Computers/Technology ,  Youth Development ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Team Work ,  Fine Arts/Crafts ,  General Skills ,  Communications ,  Leadership ,  Conflict Resolution . 
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AmeriCorps State / National

Improving Academic Success for Urban Students

Program Start/End Date
08/01/2023  -   07/31/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  None

Program Locations RHODE ISLAND  

Accepting Applications
From  07/26/2023  To  06/30/2024 

Contact Alexander Torres
42 Lexington Ave
Providence   RI   02907
(401) 277-2600

Listing ID 119970


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