The Achievement First Tutoring Program is an intensive intervention aimed at helping under-performing elementary, middle and high school students (grades three to 11) master fundamental math and reading skills. Tutors work at one of our charter schools in Brooklyn or Connecticut, teaching and mentoring the same two students every week. Tutors have an opportunity to build an enduring bond with our students while truly impacting their academic achievement.
We highly value our tutors, who serve as a crucial component of our college-preparatory and character-building mission. We set tutors up for success by providing:
Achievement First is looking for passionate and committed tutors who share our belief that strong academic instruction can close the achievement gap and fundamentally change the trajectory of our students’ lives. Our schools work relentlessly to impart the academic and character skills necessary for every student to succeed in college and life. An ideal candidate:
Want to be a tutor who opens minds and closes the achievement gap?
If you are interested in tutoring, please email your resume to Danielle Wessler, associate director of tutoring and outreach programs, at daniellewessler[at]achievementfirst[dot]org. In your email, please indicate the program to which you are applying.