Thousands of Minnesota kids need help getting ready for Kindergarten and you can make all the difference. Offer your time, talent, and experience as a member of our Educator Corps and be more for your students.
As an Educator Corps member, you'll spend your days helping children ages 3-5 to talk, read, write, sing and play in order to develop early literacy and math skills and get ready for Kindergarten. You will take what you already do in your classroom, and combine it with the extra data, interventions, training, and coaching in Reading Corps. This is a great opportunity for you to learn right along with your students!
Educator Corps members serve in an hours position that matches their current school schedule. We are currently recruiting for the 2021-22 school year with opportunities beginning in August 2021. This is an AmeriCorps member position with Minnesota Reading Corps.
Although the education award is modest, the rewards are great! You'll join an amazing group of more than 100 Minnesota educators, determined to help students be more.
What to Expect
While your students benefit from proven literacy strategies, you'll be rewarded with more than just a sense of satisfaction. Educator Corps members receive perks including: Up to $4,441 for tuition or student loans
What it Takes
To participate in Educator Corps, you need to be a classroom teacher, paraprofessional or aide working with students ages 3-5. In addition, you'll need to meet the following minimum qualifications by the time you begin your service: Receive a recommendation from your principal, school administrator or internal coach Have basic computer skills (like email and navigating online) Can speak, read and write English fluently 18 years of age or older with a high school diploma or equivalent A citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States
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About our Organization
Minnesota Reading Corps is an AmeriCorps program that helps more than 30,000 Minnesota children, age 3 to grade 3, become successful readers each year. Started in 2004, the program has helped more than 200,000 children improve their skills and become better readers.
Rigorous third party evaluation has consistently shown that students who have Reading Corps make greater gains. What's more - students with traditional risk factors make even greater gains than their peers! Building on success in Minnesota, Reading Corps is replicated nationally in 12 states and the District of Columbia.
Reading Corps is administered by Reading & Math, Inc., through a formal partnership with ServeMinnesota. Reading & Math, Inc. is a national nonprofit based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and also administers California Reading Corps, Florida Reading Corps, Wisconsin Reading Corps, California Math Corps, Minnesota Math Corps, Georgia Math Corps, Minnesota Opportunity Corps, Minnesota Recovery Corps and Community Forestry Corps. Reading & Math, Inc. will not discriminate for or against any AmeriCorps service member or applicant on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status, disability, sexual orientation, age, or any other category protected by law.
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