Mentors are welcome to Study Skills class at Venado Middle School in Irvine. Study Skills class is an elective with focus on goal setting, time management, and growth mindset strategies, as well homework completion and test preparation.
Mentors are matched into small groups with 7th and/or 8th grade students to engage students to set and reach positive academic, career and personal goals.
This is a unique opportunity to interact with and inspire the next generation and to get experience in classroom setting.
Study Skills class is offered 4 different periods and is open to mentors Tuesday – Friday It is always supervised by a Certificated Teacher and an Instructional Assistant. All Mentors will receive 20 minute training that will make them ready to enter the classroom. Mentors are required to be fully vaccinated and wear mask. The preferred commitment is 1 or 2 periods (80 minutes each) a week, 15 times, to receive a Certificate of Completion of Internship.