What To Expect

  • Total time investment – 10-15 hours!

  • Complete a short Volunteer Agreement Form

  • Attend a brief orientation/training session

  • Contact the teacher and schedule the JA sessions

  • Prepare (Do your homework) – preparation for each JA session will lead to success

  • Arrive to class on time; the students are waiting to meet you!

  • Engage students in well-designed, age appropriate, learning activities


To learn more about the characteristics of the grade you're teaching, please view one of the following documents.

Elementary School Student Characteristics (ages 5-10)

Middle School Student Characteristics (ages 11-13)

High School Student Characteristics (ages 14-18)


Total dividend on investment - making a difference in the life of a student!