Education

Interested in working with Dorchester high school students? Passionate about writing? Volunteer with WriteBoston!

WriteBoston currently needs writing tutors to volunteer for 2-4 hours per week on Tuesdays and Wednesday at Boston International High School. Boston International serves students with limited English skills who are recent immigrants from all over the world. This is a wonderful opportunity for volunteers who are passionate about writing to help students in the Dorchester community who are English language learners.

allison.fisher@boston.gov
Allison Fisher

Surivivors of Homicide Victims Open House

LOUIS D. BROWN PEACE INSTITUTE'S SURVIVORS OUTREACH SERVICES

MONTHLY SURIVIVOR OF HOMICIDE VICTIMS OPEN HOUSE

EVERY 4TH THURSDAY OF THE MONTH

6:00pm – 8:00pm

LOUIS D. BROWN PEACE INSTITUTE
1452 Dorchester Avenue, 2nd Floor
Fields Corner ∙ Dorchester

Tour our amazing space for healing. Learn our programs & services.
Network with survivors of homicide victims.
Stay informed to better advocate for you & family members
Give back in memory of your loved one.
Discover the 7 Principles of Peace.

Light Refreshments will be served  Read more

617-825-1917
Marisa Luse, Director of Survivor Outreach Services

Become a Basic Literacy or ESOL Tutor

Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts invites prospective volunteers to one of our informational orientations held August 16 and September 9 from 6-8 in downtown Boston. Volunteer tutors work one-to-one with students from communities throughout the Greater Boston area, including Dorchester and Mattapan, for 2-hours per week for a minimum of 9 to 12 months at mutually convenient times in public places. LVM trains volunteers to tutor adult learners in either Basic Literacy or English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).  Read more

kgriffiths@lvm.org
Kirstin Griffiths

Help make a more literate Boston

Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts invites prospective volunteers to one of our informational orientations held April 12, 29 or May 3 from 6-8 in downtown Boston. Volunteer tutors work one-on-one with students from communities throughout the Greater Boston area, including Dorchester and Mattapan, for 2-hours per week for a minimum of 9 to 12 months at mutually convenient times in public places. LVM trains volunteers to tutor adult learners in either Basic Literacy or English for Speakers of Other Languages.  Read more

kgriffiths@lvm.org
Kirstin Griffiths

Tutor For Project D.E.E.P. This Year!

Project D.E.E.P. (Dorchester Educational Enrichment Program) is seeking a few good tutors from the local community.

The commitment is one ninety (90) minute time period per week to work with one child. This period can be anytime from 3:00 - 8:00pm on any day Monday through Thursday.

There are three locations in Dorchester, and we are seeking tutors for all of them.  Read more

anthony@projectdeep.org
Assistant Director Anthony Crowe

Project D.E.E.P. Tutoring Programs Registration!

Our registration event is being held on Saturday September 12, 2009.

If you have questions or concerns about the event, our policies, cost, or eligibility, please email anthony@projectdeep.org or call our office and speak to any of our staff at (617) 635-5027.

If you cannot attend, or if you decide to enroll after our event, please contact us as soon as possible so that we can do our best to enroll your child in our programs. Seats are competitive and highly sought after, but we will do everything we can to find a spot for any students who want to enroll.  Read more

anthony@projectdeep.org
Assistant Director Anthony Crowe

Registration for Fall 2009 Classes is Going On Now at ODWIN Learning Center

Registration for Fall Classes is currently underway at ODWIN Learning Center. Classes begin on September 9, 2009. ODWIN Learning Center offers Foundation Courses in Math, English Grammar, Reading and Study Skills and Advanced Courses in Algebra, Biology, Chemistry, Composition, Humanities and Pharmacological Math.

Two new courses are being offered beginning this semester: Communication Skills for Non-Native English Speakers and College Survival Skills.  Read more

617-282-5320 or info@odwin.org