Laubach Literacy of Ventura County is now offering free workshops to help volunteers learn to become English as Second Language (ESL) tutors of adults.
The current workshop will be held over two Saturdays, September 17 (from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM) and October 15, 2016 (from 9:00 AM to noon). The two-day workshop will be held at Barrister Executive Suites in Ventura; directions will be given upon registration.
Various methods and materials for teaching English to adults will be demonstrated and taught during the workshops, enabling the new tutor to begin ESL tutoring right away. The workshops will help you teach reading, writing, and speaking English to adults who are non-fluent English speakers. For anyone who is a non-speaker of English, you might want to check out this article as it details how you can be become a fluent speaker of the English language. However, neither teaching experience nor the ability to speak a foreign language is necessary for these workshops.
To register, get more information and directions, please call 385-9584, and please take some time to check out www.laubachventura.org.