Placer Adult Literacy Service (PALS)
PALS provides adults with the tools to change their lives by giving them the reading, writing, and basic math skills needed to earn a living, stay healthy and improve our community.
Change Lives: Be a Volunteer Literacy Tutor
Literacy Tutor Position Descriptions
2018 Literacy Tutor Training Schedule
All trainings are from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Auburn Library. To register, or find out more, contact Angela Perron at: 530-886-4530 or PALS@placer.ca.gov. There is no cost to become a literacy tutor. Interested participants must pre-register so that adequate materials can be supplied.
- Monday, April 23
- Monday, May 21
- Monday, June 18
Monday, July 30 (cancelled)
- Monday, August 13
- Monday, September 17
- Monday, October 22
- Monday, November 26
PALS Tutor Resources
Tools for Tutors
Best Practices for Tutoring Adults in Reading (videos)
"Your life becomes almost like a minefield- not being able to read or write in a literate world."