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Volunteer in Silicon Valley

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer reading partner. We are currently accepting in-person volunteers in Silicon Valley for the 2023-24 school year.

  • Tutor a student once per week.
  • No experience required.
  • All tutoring materials, lessons, and training will be provided by Reading Partners. 

To get started, review the volunteer requirements and complete the sign-up form below. We will contact you via email with more information about next steps.

Volunteer Requirements

  • Age

    You must be 14-years or older
  • Time & Location

    Commit to a little over one hour per week (tutoring generally takes place 9 am-4 pm, Mon-Thurs)
  • Training

    Complete the required tutor orientation
  • Screening

    Pass a background check
  • Terms and conditions

    Agree to the terms of our tutor code of conduct

Our Reading Centers in Silicon Valley

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Find a reading center near you

Here is a reference map of our reading center locations for in-person volunteering. You can select your preferred location in the sign up form below.


The Reading Partners Traditional Program

Reading Partners Silicon Valley is currently in need of in-person volunteer tutors. Our traditional (in-person) program pairs one volunteer tutor with one student to meet at a designated school location one day per week. Tutors follow a structured and scripted curriculum for each lesson, proven to advance students literacy development. Click here if you’d like to learn more about our two programs before signing up. Reading Partners and our volunteers will continue to follow any/all COVID-19 safety requirements set forth by our school partners.

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