Selwyn Avenue Presbyterian Church
Tutoring and other opportunities:
1) Augustine Literacy Project tutors change lives by helping to teach students to read. Visit Augustine Literacy Project for more information. Please talk with any of these Selwyn members who have served as Augustine tutors: Nancy Bobbitt, Beth Carter, Eleanor Hahn, Eleanor Moore, Malyn Pratt, and Allison Tibe.
Join us for information sessions & RSVP to [email protected] to learn more about becoming an Augustine tutor.
Training Classes are filling up quickly! Please see what dates may work best for you:
Tutor applications are available online at www.alpcharlotte.org.
2) HELPS Tutoring is sponsored by Read Charlotte and is aimed at improving reading fluency and comprehension. The tutor works one-on-one with students for 10-15 minutes, and can tutor 2 or 3 students in 1 hour. A 3 hour training session is provided, along with continued support.
Volunteer slots: 8:00am - 9:00am or 9:00am - 10:00am Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursdays and Fridays.
Talk with a Selwyn member who serves as a HELPS tutor at Montclaire: Ellen Harris, Karey Tom, Mary Bowman, Rebecca Cooper, Katie Cumbus or Betsy Hamburger.
You can sign up online to attend a HELPS training session by visiting:
https://readcharlotte.org/helps/ and then click GET STARTED.
3) Heart Math Tutoring: This is a great time for you to express an interest in becoming a Heart Tutor for the 2019-2020 school year. The commitment is 30 minutes or 1 hour a week from October to May. Heart provides a game based curriculum and on-site staff person. No expertise in math required!
Talk with a Selwyn Heart tutor, Robert Vise, Lisa Halstead, Olen Smith or Mary Bowman. To sign up or get more information please visit Heart’s website or contact Sarah Cover at [email protected]
GEP After-School Program at Montclaire:
Information about ways to volunteer at the new After-School Program at Montclaire - the Greater Enrichment Program - are at : https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e45a5ac2ca31-selwyn
To volunteer at Montclaire Elementary, you must register as a CMS volunter at:
All Selwyn Avenue Presbyterian members who volunteer to work with children during the school year should take our church's Child Protection Training every 3 years. Please look out for publicity about future training sessions.
Click below to email John Lemmon if you have any questions.