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National History Day is a competitive academic program that engages over half a million middle and high-school students around the world. Volunteers help middle- and high-school students in researching their National History Day topics. Volunteers work one-on-one with students in 30-minute online sessions to help them with research topics, identify sources, and execute other parts of their project.
Qualified volunteers must have skills in conducting historical research and be an active or retired librarian, professional researcher, teacher, faculty member, historian, archivist, museum curator, history undergrad or graduate students, or PhD candidates of history.
Minimum of a one hour shift between Wednesday, January 20 and Saturday, January 23rd.
Boulder Teen Advisory Board (BTAB) attend weekly Zoom Teen Chat meetings on Wednesdays from 4:30 to 5:30 pm to share ideas and brainstorm about library programs designed for teens and tweens. BTAB members also participate in fun online activities with the teen librarians during the meetings, provide feedback about teens' library experiences, and even co-facilitate some activities! To be a BTAB member, you must be in grades 6-12 and be at least 12 years old.
BTAB members earn 1 hour of volunteer hour credit for each meeting they attend.
One hour per week on Wednesdays from 4:30 to 5:30 pm. We ask the BTAB members attend at least 2 meetings per month for a minimum for 4 months.
Partner with an English language learner for three hours per week to help them advance in their literacy skills. Adult Literacy Tutors must:
Commit to 3 hours of tutoring a week for at least 6 months.