Program Staff

Sembradores is community partnership between San Jose State University and Lowell Elementary school that promotes higher education through reading. Sembradores is a pilot project that aims to strengthen the reading skills of Lowell Elementary students through the mentoring by SJSU students as well as strengthen the leadership skills of our volunteers.  

Mariela Garcia

Amy Guerrero



Sembradores will work primarily with latino elementary students and other students with english as the second language. SJSU mentors will spend 1 hour, (30 minutes per student) to read and test the success levels of a mentee on a weekly basis.

Schedule:Every Monday and Wednesday, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Lowell elementary is a 5 minute walk from SJSU.

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