Some students aren’t being read to at home, and some students don’t have anyone to read with them. So to have someone calling them and taking time with them is something they appreciate. And they don’t take their eyes off the computer screen because they’re just so excited. When the time is up they’re so looking forward to the next call.
Online Tutoring is a great way for working individuals to give back to the community and help children grow, learn how to read and feel confident about themselves. I thought this was a great opportunity to do that, and also give back to the community.
The pride you see in their faces, and that they express over phone, at being able to accomplish reading a story or winning a game of Tic-Tac-Toe is so heartwarming.