Humanities 101 St. Mary’s University (Humanities 101 Learning Guide)

Organization Name: Humanities 101 St. Mary’s University
Opportunity Title: Humanities 101 Learning Guide
Category: Education / Training / Teaching
Commitment: Less than 6 months
Start Date: August 15, 2022
End Date: December 15, 2022

  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
  • Training or orientation required
Opportunity Description:

Humanities 101 is a strength-based educational program designed to help low-income Calgarians address barriers getting in the way of exercising their capacities and skills. Teachers and volunteers are co-learners in the classroom and are passionate about learning and create a welcoming space where adults with a diverse range of life and educational experiences challenge themselves and find a passion and excitement for learning. The Humanities 101 Learning Guides join our class twice each week throughout the semester. We begin with lunch each day at noon, followed by a small group study time lead by the Learning Guides from 12:30 to 1:30. The activities for this time are outlined by our instructor, and can include a wide variety of topics including: discussing a reading, helping students identify key concepts, grammar, writing in academic style, reviewing student work, modeling and teaching appropriate classroom etiquette, talking about learning strategies such as note-taking and time management, mentoring students, etc. After this, the class has a lecture or class discussion from 1:30 to 3:30. Volunteers are welcome, but not required, to stay for this time.

Apply For Volunteer Opportunity

Get Directions

14500 Bannister Rd. SE

Other Humanities 101 St. Mary’s University Volunteer Opportunities

No Entries Found

Other Education / Training / Teaching Volunteer Opportunities

ASL ESL Class Tutor

Organization: Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association
Description: SUMMARY OF POSITION This position supports the ESL Instructor to work either one on one or in small group activities with ESL learners who …Read More

BCharity Ambassador

Organization: ECSSEN Career School
Description: VOLUNTEER WITH US!   BCharity Ambassador Description (6 positions available)   Who we are BCharity is a student-led initiative that aims to …Read More

Seeking Passionate Females Who Would Like to Empower & Impact The Next Generation of Confident Women

Organization: The BeaYOUtiful Foundation
Description: Are you passionate about making a difference in others lives? Are you a heart-centered individual looking to give back to the community? The …Read More