Boys and Girls Clubs of Hudson County

Posted on September 26, 2014

To support a Lead Teacher for Rising STARs (Science, Technology, Art and Reading) which provides 200 inner-city public school children in grades K-3 with after-school and summer programming that facilitates their academic, social and emotional development, helping them make a successful transition to fourth grade when they shift from learning to read to reading to learn. The children benefit from the structured reading and enrichment learning environment, enhancing their educational experiences to encourage academic, social and emotional development. Additionally, their teen mentors benefit from the experience of supporting these young people through one-on-one reading activities three times each week, enhancing their own learning experiences and development.