A number of Curtin School of Education Bachelor of Education (Secondary, with an English major) Pre service teachers have expressed interest in volunteering to work alongside a class teacher to support students with low literacy levels.
These pre service teachers are highly motivated and understand the centrality of in-school experience in preparing themselves for a career in education.
Curtin has formal procedures around volunteering and students do get recognition on their academic transcript if they complete a specified number of hours.
Metropolitan schools interested in having second or third year students working on a voluntary basis in the English/ literacy areas.
Please contact Jocelyn Cook for additional information.
phone: 9266 5624 (Mon to Thurs)