Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.
Registration starts September 2 and must be done in person. Each child may sign up for one session only. Priorities are given to children who are reading below grade level. The child's last year report card is required for priority registraion. Seats are limited and fill up very quickly. The sessions offered currently are as below:
Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions