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Age 16-19
Cost Paid
Program type After School
Meets Monday And Wednesday Afternoons From 4:15pm To 6:30pm Starting January 30, 2017 Until April 26, 2017
Contact us Tutor@Btny.Org
Deadline Feb. 10, 2017

Mission

Breakthrough New York transforms the lives of talented kids from low-income backgrounds by providing educational support from middle school through college into careers and inspires talented young people to enter careers in education through our students-teaching-students model. Our goal is to create leaders who break the cycle of poverty in their families and affect positive change in their communities.

Activities

As a Spring Tutor, you work at a BTNY site Monday and Wednesday afternoons, 4:15pm – 6:30pm and assist 7th or 8th graders with homework, vocabulary building, independent reading and other projects. Tutors receive an intensive two-day training prior to working with us, and receive professional development from regular observation and coaching throughout the semester. First-time tutors are paid a $300 stipend at the end of semester. If you are a returning tutor, you may qualify for an increased stipend based on your previous experience.

Eligibility

Student Must Be Enrolled In High School Or College, At Least In 10th Grade Or Higher, Has Gpa Of 3.0 Or Higher, And Available To Attend All Programming Dates On Monday And Wednesday Afternoons From 4:15pm To 6:30pm Starting January 30, 2017 Until April 26, 2017.

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