San Antonio Youth Literacy (SAYL) Reading Buddy Training
September 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Coker – SAYL Reading Buddy Training
Tuesday, September 10
10:00 – 11:30
On the Coker campus – room TBD
Providing one-on-one support to children in San Antonio by empowering them with the skills needed to read to learn while fostering self-confidence and an enjoyment of reading.
What we do:
Partner with local school districts and their elementary schools
Work directly with school administration to determine students reading below grade level based on school assessment data
Partner with area businesses, faith-based organizations, colleges and universities to recruit volunteers
Match students with a trained Reading Buddy volunteer for the school year.
What they say:
“SAYL buddies always showed students they cared and always wanted to spark interest for the love of reading. Having SAYL Reading Buddy volunteers has been truly a blessing to our school. Thank you for your continuous support!”
2nd Grade Teacher, Olmos Elementary