Volunteer Tutor Classes

Commerce Kids Read Tutor Classes

Want to help a child improve their reading and writing skills?

Enjoy working with kids?

If yes, then come volunteer for the Commerce READs Center! Become a Tutor!
FREE Tutor Training Sessions*:
October 6, 8, 13,  and 15, 2015
5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
*Must attend all sessions.
Please sign up ahead of time. Training will be at the Commerce READs Center.

Adult Tutor Classes

Share the Gift of Reading!

Volunteer as a Tutor

These Adults are Eager to Learn - You Can Help!

About the Scholarship Program

City of Commerce Scholarship Program

Thank you for your interest in the City of Commerce Scholarship Program. The Commerce City Council is dedicated to promoting education in the community and is happy to help make a college education more accessible to you. Studies indicate that a college education helps adults to earn more. According to the National Center for Education statistics, for both males and females, earnings increase with education. In 2002, male college graduates earned 65 percent more than those with only a high school diploma. Females with a bachelor's degree or higher earned 71 percent more than those with only a high school diploma.

Citizenship Classes

Classes de Ciudadania

Estas clases se ofrecen en el verano.  Si usted va aplicando para la ciudadanía esta clase es para usted.
Participantes aprenderán

  • La historia de Los Estados Unidos
  • El Inglés básico para la entrevista
  • Práctica para el examen o entrevista
  • Para registrarse, favor de llamar al: 323-722-7323

Citizenship Classes

These classes are offered during the summer.  If you are applying or thinking of applying for citizenship this class is for you!
Participants will learn about:

  • The history of the United States
  • Basic English for the interview portion.
  • Practice for the written or oral exam.

To register please call the Literacy Center at: 323-722-7323

READs Center

5655 Jillson Street
Commerce, CA  90040

(323) 722-6660 ext. 2823

The READs Center serves the literacy needs of the business and residential community through programs that address the English literacy needs of adults 16 and over, and children ages 7-12.  Staff designs programs that improve reading, writing and math skills through one-on-one and small group tutoring by trained volunteers.

To discover how you can become an adult tutor, visit Frequently Asked Questions.

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