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In-School Literacy Mentor United Readers
UWNNS Early Childhood Development & Family Engagement called “United Readers” is an AmeriCorps Program with United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra (UWNNS). The mission of UWNNS is to unite communities to improve lives. UWNNS is committed to early childhood literacy. The goal of the program is to provide literacy acquisition supports to early learners in order to improve third grade reading scores. Members follow scripted lesson plans to practice phonemic awareness skills with students.
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Member Duties : Members will assist children in grades Kindergarten through third grade in Washoe County School District and/or Pre-Kindergarten children with literacy acquisition skills to improve reading and reading fluency. Using a pre-determined curriculum and lesson plans, and in conjunction with the school’s literacy specialists/facilitators, members will conduct lessons and activities with small groups of students during reading and intervention blocks, supporting UWNNS’s focus on early childhood literacy and the goal of improving third grade reading scores in northern Nevada.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training . 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Teaching/Tutoring ,  Youth Development ,  General Skills ,  Education . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

In-School Literacy Mentor United Readers

Program Start/End Date
09/01/2022  -   08/31/2023

Work Schedule Part Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  99

Program Locations NEVADA  

Accepting Applications
From  08/23/2022  To  03/01/2023 

Contact Krystal Nevada
639 Isbell Rd
Reno   NV   89509

Listing ID 114445