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Adult Literacy Volunteer Tutor Training

Helping adults improve their literacy and English language skills is an important task that requires training; the goal of this website is to provide a web-based training alternative to face-to-face training. To succeed, also be aware that establishing a close working relationship with a local adult literacy program is a vitally important factor. As a first step in determining if Adult Literacy Volunteer Tutoring is right for you, please explore this website to learn more.

If you are interested in becoming an Adult Literacy Volunteer Tutor, contact a literacy program in your area. A complete listing of Adult Literacy, Family Literacy and Workplace Skills Enhancement programs funded by the Secretary of State Illinois State Library is provided in the Guide to Secretary of State Literacy Effort.

If you are interested in becoming an Adult Literacy Volunteer Trainer, please email dmanning@ilsos.net with your name, agency name, email address and telephone number. Once the State Library's Literacy office receives the email, we will confirm with you by sending additional information including the link for the trainer’s notes and tracking chart. For more information, please call 800-665-5576, ext. 3.

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