The Seattle Public Library

Homework Helpers

(Posted 7/14/09)

The Seattle Public Library is seeking Homework Helpers for the 2009-2010 school year.  Homework Helpers assist elementary, middle and high school students with understanding homework assignments, developing study skills and learning approaches for solving math problems.  English is a second language for the majority of the students.

 

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Homework Helpers are asked to assist students for two hours per week throughout the school year.  There are volunteer openings at the following branches:

 

Beacon Hill Branch  2821 Beacon Avenue South

Homework Help Hours:  Monday - Thursday, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

 

Broadview Branch  12755 Greenwood Avenue North

Homework Help Hours: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

 

Columbia Branch  4721 Rainier Avenue South

Homework Help Hours:  Monday - Thursday, 5 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

 

Delridge Branch  5423 Delridge Way SW

Homework Help Hours:  Monday - Thursday, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

 

Douglass-Truth Branch  2300 East Yesler Way

Homework Help Hours:  Monday - Thursday, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

 

International District-Chinatown Branch  713 Eighth Avenue South

Homework Help Hours:  Monday - Thursday, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

 

Lake City Branch  12501 – 28th Avenue NE

Homework Help Hours:  Monday - Thursday, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

 

NewHolly Branch  7058 - 32nd Avenue South

Homework Help Hours:  Monday - Wednesday, 5:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

 

Northgate Branch  10548 Fifth Avenue NE

Homework Help Hours:  Tuesday - Thursday, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

 

Rainier Beach Branch  9125 Rainier Avenue South

Homework Help Hours:  Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

 

South Park Branch  8604 Eighth Avenue South

Homework Help Hours:  Monday - Thursday, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

 

For a map of branch locations, please see: http://www.spl.org/default.asp?pageID=branch.

 

Please help the Library promote this volunteer opportunity.  If you s who would like to tutor students next school year, please contact Anne Vedella, Volunteer Services Coordinator, at anne.vedella@spl.org to request application materials by Friday, July 31.  Interviews will take place in July and early August. 


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