Los Ayudantes collaborates with schools and teachers to leverage human and curriculum resources at no additional cost for the benefit of English language learners in Redwood City public school classrooms.
In-Class Tutoring for Middle Schoolers
Los Ayudantes tutors help students improve reading comprehension, refine their writing skills, and provide context to U.S. culture and colloquialisms embedded in these materials.
We specifically focus on improving their ability to
In collaboration with the classroom teachers, we use stories, news articles, poetry, online sources, and texts to provide exposure to a broad range of literary styles.
McKinley Institute of Technology (6th -8th)
Field Trips - Chinatown and Canada College
Each spring we take MIT students to Chinatown for a docent-led tour of Chinatown and to learn more about Chinese contribution to San Francisco's history, economy and culture.
Our spring trip to Canada College introduces students to young college students who have successfully met personal challenges and obstacles in order to realize their dream of attending college.
We rely on the generous support of our donors to fund these trips. They help students imagine a future in which higher education and ongoing learning is part of daily life.