Classroom Programs Intro

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Classroom Programs Intro

  1. 1. Classroom Programs Information Where do you fit and who is your student?
  2. 2. I. Welcome & Introductions! <ul><li>The LCNV Mission </li></ul><ul><li>The Literacy Council of Northern Virginia is a non-profit educational organization that recruits and trains volunteers to teach adults who need help reading, writing, speaking, and understanding English. </li></ul><ul><li>Since 1962, the Literacy Council has trained thousands of volunteers to provide one-to-one tutoring to adults throughout Northern Virginia. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Website: www.lcnv.org </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We are also on Facebook AND Twitter! Look for the “Literacy Council of Northern Virginia”. </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Non-profit 101 <ul><li>A non-profit organization (abbreviated NPO , also not-for-profit ) is a legally constituted organization whose objective is to support or engage in activities of public or private interest without any external commercial or monetary profit. </li></ul><ul><li>Nonprofit organizations are a crucial part of our society, providing help to the needy, education for a lifetime, funds for good causes, and social services. </li></ul>
  4. 4. LCNV Organizational Structure
  5. 5. The LCNV Programs <ul><li>Classroom Programs (group instruction) </li></ul><ul><li>-Family Learning Programs </li></ul><ul><li>-ESOL Learning Centers </li></ul><ul><li>Tutoring Programs (one on one) </li></ul><ul><li>-ESOL Tutoring </li></ul><ul><li>-Basic Adult Literacy </li></ul>
  6. 6. Classroom Structure <ul><li>Lead Teachers and AmeriCorps are the paid staff at each classroom site. </li></ul><ul><li>They act as a “principal” of a small school. </li></ul><ul><li>They are your point person. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Student Demographics <ul><li>The Classroom Programs serve over 400 students each session with the support of about 40-80 volunteer teachers and aides. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Student Demographics <ul><li>Top Ten Countries </li></ul><ul><li>El Salvador (29.6%) </li></ul><ul><li>Peru (12.5%) </li></ul><ul><li>Bolivia (11.6%) </li></ul><ul><li>Vietnam (9.0%) </li></ul><ul><li>Honduras (8.4%) </li></ul><ul><li>Mexico (7.1%) </li></ul><ul><li>Guatemala (6.1%) </li></ul><ul><li>Pakistan (5.5%) </li></ul><ul><li>Ethiopia (4.8%) </li></ul><ul><li>Afghanistan & China (2.6%) </li></ul><ul><li>Other countries represented: Morocco, Korea, Afghanistan, China, Chile, India, Nicaragua, Ecuador, Jordan, Thailand, Colombia, Somalia, Bangladesh, Iran, Sudan, Puerto Rico, Eritrea, Turkey, Cuba, Egypt, Indonesia, Romania, Spain, Albania, Algeria, Venezuela, Uzbekistan, Laos, Burma/Myanmar, Togo, Taiwan, Marshall Islands, Sierra Leone, Mongolia, Iraq, Nepal, Saudi Arabia, France, Germany, Ghana, Russia, Guinea, Costa Rica </li></ul>
  9. 9. Student Demographics <ul><li>Top Ten Languages </li></ul><ul><li>Spanish (70%) </li></ul><ul><li>Vietnamese (7.3%) </li></ul><ul><li>Arabic (5.6%) </li></ul><ul><li>Urdu (5.1%) </li></ul><ul><li>Amharic (3.1%) </li></ul><ul><li>Chinese (2.2) </li></ul><ul><li>7. Farsi (2%) </li></ul><ul><li>8. Somali (1.7%) </li></ul><ul><li>Thai (1.4%) </li></ul><ul><li>Korean (1.4%) </li></ul><ul><li>Other languages represented: </li></ul><ul><li>Punjabi, Telugu, Bengali, Russian, Cantonese, Indonesian, Romanian, Mam, Tigrinya, Turkish, Burmese, Creole, Bangla, Hindi, Lao, Albanian, Mongolian, Nepali, Persian, Taiwanese, Twi, Marshallese </li></ul>
  10. 10. Student Gender and Age Stats 0.0% 75.9% 24.1% 0.0% 0.0% 15.5% 71.6% 12.1% 0.9% 100.0% % 0 88 28 0 0 18 83 14 1 126 # Total FLP 0.0% 55.2% 36.9% 0.0% 9.2% 23.2% 51.5% 15.7% 0.3% 100.0% % 0 185 108 0 27 68 151 46 1 293 # Total ESLC Unkn. Fem. Male Unkn. 60+ 45-59 25-44 19-24 16 -18 Total Age Gender
  11. 11. Program Contact Info <ul><li>Program Area Contacts: </li></ul><ul><li>ESOL Learning Centers Specialist </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Amy Moy x110 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Family Learning Program Specialist </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Carisa Pineda x108 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Find out more at the Teacher Training Wednesday, April 28 th , 6-9pm! </li></ul></ul>

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