Reading Buddies at WES


Reading Buddies – paid position

  • Time Commitment: 2-10 hours per week
  • Where: Williamstown Elementary School
  • Work Hours: Between 9am-3pm daily, dependent on classroom needs
  • Contact: Shaina Adams-El Guabli

Update [as of 5/28/20]: Due to the uncertainties associated with COVID-19, we are not able to hire students at this time. Please check back for updates after September 1st. Have a great summer!

Reading Buddies work with students at Williamstown Elementary School, and are present in classrooms during group reading instruction, work with small groups of readers, or individually support WES students with word games and reading exercises. This is a great experience if you enjoy working and reading with young children. Experience working with children is helpful but not required. Williamstown Elementary is within walking distance of the Williams campus (5-10 minute walk).

Tip Sheet for Working with Lower Grades