As an Instructional Assistant, you'll work alongside a course instructor to maximize the impact on your students and help them achieve their academic goals.
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Our mentorship program is designed to help you grow both personally and professionally. You'll receive guidance on teaching strategies, communication skills, and leadership development, which will be invaluable in your future endeavors.
We offer flexible scheduling options, so you can volunteer around your busy schedule. This allows you to gain experience and make a difference without sacrificing your other commitments. You will have the chance to select the course that you feel most passionate about, and become an instructional assistant for that specific course. See our courses here.
What You'll Do
As an instructional assistant, you'll work alongside our course instructors to teach small groups of students in a subject of your choosing.
Volunteering with LearnPlex Education is a flexible and dynamic experience. Depending on the course, volunteers may participate in a range of tasks, as listed below:
- Attend training sessions with other Instructional Assistants to improve teaching and leadership skills
- Assist the college instructor in leading and facilitating small group tutoring sessions.
- Encourage student engagement and participation during the tutoring sessions.
- Monitor each student's progress and identify areas where they may need additional support to ensure a personalized learning experience.
- Grade assignments, tests, or other assessments.
- Provide additional feedback to students who may need further support