Website MissionAccel MiSsion Acceleration

Our Mission: Accelerating Mississippi Readers

Academic Guides work with K-5 students in either Jackson or Canton (limited virtual availability) to provide high-dosage tutoring in reading.

To serve as an Academic Guide, you must meet these criteria:

1. A current college student;
2. Demonstrate at least a 3.25 GPA in college coursework;
3. Successfully complete a background check and necessary trainings;
4. Commit to providing academic assistance one semester at a time for at least 10 hours per week (Spring 2022);
5. Passionate about service and working with children;
6. Located within or willing to travel to a MS CGLR community (Jackson, Canton)

Academic Guides who complete the semester receive a $1,500 stipend.

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