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Hawaii Literacy, Inc.

Listing Last Update: August 15, 2017

Location

245 N Kukui St # 202
Honolulu, HI 96817
www.hawaiiliteracy.org

Primary Contact

Justin Jansen

(808) 537-6706

justin.jansen@hawaiiliteracy.org

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Educational services

  • Reading and writing
  • English language
  • Volunteer at a Program

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Program Overview

At Hawaii Literacy, we offer one-to-one tutoring on basic reading and writing skills to English-speaking adults free of charge on O'ahu, Kauai, and the Kailua-Kona area of Hawaii Island.

Before we match up students and trained tutors, each student completes a one-hour skills assessment and interview with the staff. This helps the staff learn about the student's skills, motivations, and goals. Once a match has been made between the student and tutor, the two will determine when and where they will meet one-on-one; tutoring is done in public locations such as libraries, parks, or cafes. Generally, the student and tutor will meet twice a week for an hour or an hour and a half but only the student and tutor will decide with one another.

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Program Status:
Active