Assistive Technology Coaches Volunteers are trained to support students in schools that use Ministry of Education licensed assistive technology software. Classroom SupportVolunteers are assigned to a specific teacher and carry out various tasks depending on the teacher’s needs (assisting with learning activities, oral reading, creating displays, helping young children with their clothing, playground supervision, etc.)
ELL and ELD TutorsVolunteers are trained by the OCDSB in English language instruction to support students learning English in OCDSB schools.
Kindergarten SupportVolunteers can help in English and French kindergarten classrooms citywide any time between 8:00am-5:30pm depending on the school.
High School Tutors and MentorsVolunteers help support students at risk in grades 7-12 in Literacy, Numeracy, and all academic subjects. Volunteers can either work in the Student Success Centres or within the classroom.
Heart of the City Piano ProgramThis program provides a way for members of the community to share their love of music with children who otherwise would not have the opportunity to learn to play piano. Volunteer piano teachers are matched to students one-on-one during school hours, or before or after school. Math TutorsVolunteers are trained by the OCDSB Math Consultants on the Gap Closing materials to support students struggling in Math in grades 1-12, in OCDSB schools.
ScribesVolunteers are trained by the OCDSB to support students that need scribes.
Junior Achievement Financial Literacy, JA Company and Diversity ProgramsThere are few opportunities for Ottawa students to learn financial literacy, entrepreneurship and other business skills within the current curriculum. Junior Achievement (JA) engages volunteers from local businesses and post-secondary business faculties to fill this void by providing hands-on learning experiences for K-12 students. Fill out this form or for more information contact Albert B. Wong, CA 613-366-3085 x251 email@example.com