America Reads & Counts

The America Reads & Counts Program is a tutoring program in partnership with the Office of Student Financial Aid and local elementary schools. Students have the opportunity to work as a math or literacy tutor. Students are assigned 1 local school within Clarke County and can tutor during school hours or after school. The America Reads and Counts Program is not limited to specific majors, all majors are welcome to apply.

Pay starts at $11.50 per hour.

Current Participating Schools:

  • Alps Road Elementary
  • Fowler Drive Elementary
  • Downtown Academy
  • Gaines Elementary
  • J. Harris Elementary
  • Howard B. Stroud Elementary
  • Oglethorpe Road Elementary
  • Whit Davis Elementary
  • Whitehead Elementary

Off-campus FWS positions also offer opportunities to earn Experiential Learning credit.  For more information on Experiential Learning, please click here.

For additional information please contact: ugafws@uga.edu.