Student Advisor (Former Employee) – San Francisco, CA – February 20, 2013
This is a great company. I love any program that help our youth young reach and realize their true potential. I would recommend this program to any child who needs that extra help getting into college. I am so glad that I was apart of this organization.
Tutor (Former Employee) – Boston – February 26, 2014
I worked at Upward bound as a tutor. I was basically available to students when they needed help with any homework or classwork. I learned teaching methods. My coworkers were other high school students. The most enjoyable part of my job was being able to help students.
Summer RA/Tutor (Former Employee) – Carson, CA – August 9, 2013
this was an overall great job. the students and staff were great for the most part. the mission of the program is absolutely wonderful. the days were really long (7:30 am -11 pm) but it was personally rewarding.
Student worker (Former Employee) – Downtown,Boston – July 29, 2014
Took college courses in this summer program, learned about many rules, tips and educational material and learned more about the importance of responsibilities and respect. It was a very fun program. Received $60 stipends once/twice a month
Residential Counselor (Former Employee) – Fitchburg, MA – November 5, 2015
It was one of those jobs where i felt i made a tremendous impact on someones life. I worked with disadvantaged youths and i was able to guide them as best i could. It was a great opportunity for me to grow and learn many things about myself.
Residential Teaching Assistant (Former Employee) – Irvine, CA – February 3, 2015
It was a good experience. Worked with high school students. Motivation was important and would need to handle unexpected situations. Stressful at times due to the workload and time investment but definitely worth it.
High School English Tutor (Former Employee) – Long Beach, CA – May 14, 2015
The typical work day consisted on grading the student's homework and helping them become better writings during tutoring. There is a lot of time to get to know the students better during other student activities.