Homework Help

OVERVIEW

Help students in Grades 3 to 6 with their homework, and to develop good lifelong study habits. Volunteers meet weekly with students in the library to provide academic support to students who may not be able to afford tutoring services. This is an adult and a youth volunteer opportunity.

PROGRAM GOALS

Support students in achieving academic success
Provide positive mentors and role models to students
Increase awareness and use of Library resources, services and programs
Provide a leadership opportunity for youth volunteers

LENGTH

Fall  Winter  Spring
Ongoing in the academic year
One-hour program
Six-Week sessions
Dates and times vary depending on location

VOLUNTEER QUALIFICATIONS

Adult and Junior or senior high school students (Grade 9 to Grade 12)
Strong academic standards
Positive attitude
Strong communication skills
Able to interact with students of diverse backgrounds and ages
Able to work in a team environment

VOLUNTEER RESPONSIBILITIES

Attend an orientation and training session
Be a positive role model for participants
Provide one-on-one support to students

TRAINING

A one-hour training and orientation session to review program materials

BENEFITS

Gain leadership and coaching skills
Meet new people Have fun and contribute to your community

HELP NEEDED

All volunteer positions for this program are currently filled. Please complete an application and we will contact you when a position becomes available.

Apply Now

CONTACT

Connie Smith
Email: Connie.Smith@calgarylibrary.ca
Phone: 403.260-2632

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