#InternationalLiteracyDay

International Literacy Day 2020 focuses on “Literacy teaching and learning in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond,” especially on the role of educators and changing methods of teaching.

Ever since the pandemic, the education system has become more technology-driven learning has become virtual. Although this is a productive measure for the students, there are still many children/ people, who want to study who are unable to access learning opportunities during this time.

With this in mind, ConnectFor has come up with various opportunities where YOU can be a teacher and support many individuals:

· English Lessons — Do you have great communications and teaching skills especially in English? If yes, PREM needs you. Help out young children and teach them via Zoom or Google meet.

Best pick-

https://www.connectfor.org/opportunities/cf2586-english-lessons-volunteer/

Just give 2 hours of your time on a weekly basis until the completion of the project and help shape the futures of the children!

· Virtual Mentor for Maitri Program — Are you looking at transforming the life of a child by mentoring them from the comfort of your home? If yes, this engagement will be for 6 months. This will be a completely virtual mentorship, where the sessions are conducted through phone calls and monthly trainings are also on Google Meet.

Best pick-

https://www.connectfor.org/opportunities/cf2388-virtual-mentor-for-maitri-program/

The only time commitment required from you is an hour every week!

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· Teaching Volunteer- Are you interested in virtually teaching and engaging with students? If yes, we have an opportunity where a volunteer can teach 9th and 10th grade Hindi Medium students any subject from SSC curriculum.

Best pick-

https://www.connectfor.org/opportunities/cf2372-teaching-volunteer/

Let us know your favourite subject, and be willing to commit 4 hours every week till the completion of the project!

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· Learning Aids for children/students- Are you good at quick ways for kids to learn? If yes, ConnectFor is looking for you!

Help our partner NGOs by developing teaching aids for their beneficiaries in the forms of worksheets, quick quizzes, interesting videos or anything else that can cover a range of topics on personal hygiene — everything from washing hands, brushing teeth, social distancing, how to even sneeze and cough — anything that they will be able to practically apply in their day to day lives! These aids can be created in English, Hindi or any regional language

Best pick-

https://www.connectfor.org/opportunities/cf2110-learning-aids-on-hygiene/

This opportunity shouldn’t take you more than 5 hours per week until the completion of the project to do!

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Now that you know the opportunities await, let’s get you started on your teaching journey immediately!

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Just make sure to explore ConnectFor’s platform and choose the option that’s the best fit for your time and skill preferences!

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