Adult Literacy Center Workshop Information

The Adult Literacy Center at Stony Brook University is in need of volunteers to help individuals within our community learn to read and write and/or speak conversational English. Tutor training workshops prepare volunteers to help adults improve their ability to understand, speak, read and write basic English.

To register for a tutor training workshop, you need to:

  • Download and complete a Tutor Registration Form (in Adobe PDF format)
  • Download and complete a Tutor Application Form (in Adobe PDF format)
  • Remit a $25.00 non-refundable registration fee (this is for your text book and reference book.
  • Make checks payable to Literacy Suffolk, Inc. or include credit card information.

Mail all items to:

Cindy Brodsky
15 Technology Drive
East Setauket, NY 11733
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Tel: (631) 444-9806
Fax: (631) 444-5272

Attendance at all sessions of the workshop is required. Tutor training workshops are held in the Administration Building on the West Campus. After successfully completing a workshop, trained tutors are matched with learners on the Stony Brook campus. Each volunteer is asked to tutor 2-3 hours a week, for at least one year.

The workshop schedule is as follows:

Dates: September 22, 29; October 6, 13, 20, 27; November 3, 17

Time: 05:30PM to 08:30PM

Location: 15 Technology Drive, East Setauket, NY 11733