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Online English classes for Dalit Children in Tamil Nadu, India

Ann Foundation Inc

06 Jun 2020 Apply now Share
06 Jun 2020 Apply now Share
Background and objectives
We are looking for volunteers to conduct online English classes via Skype for children and youth in Kathiramangalam,Tamil Nadu, India. Volunteers best suited for this opportunity are those who can converse in Tamil and fluent English. Classes are from Monday-Saturday. The volunteer will be required to teach the students two days, 1 hour per session. Classes are held between 5:00 to 6:00 pm IST.Class duration is for an hour. These Dalit children do not know English therefore we expect volunteers to have patience to teach these children. Please apply only if you if these timings are suitable for you. We do not accept applicants without a CV. Orientation will be given to all the volunteers. Interviews are conducted via Skype or phone.
Teaching and training
None in particular
Offering online English classes is part of our literacy project for children and youth.Focus on developing English skills and further increase the confidence of in English communication We focus on improving the quality of education for the disadvantaged children/youth in developing countries. Volunteers will teach English and instill confidence to pursue their goals.
Volunteers: 10 needed
1-5 hours per week / 26 weeks
Fluency in Tamil and English is required as the children and youth are beginners. Some experience in teaching would be well looked upon but not necessary. Children consider the volunteers as their teacher, mentor, and a friend,therefore we prefer volunteers with compassion who could motivate and empower the children so that they can have a better future.
English, Tamil

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