Students in Action

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MENTORING

     

SJSU Mentors

 

Key Staff

Our Youth Mentoring Program support achievement .  Programs work with youth who are struggling in school academically or with behavioral issues. These programs collaborate with several community partners around San Jose to enrich the lives of youth in the community and those who attend San Jose State University.  

Bernadette Faller

Desiree Taylor

 

     

FUERZA ESCOLAR (FE) MENTORING PROGRAM

Fuerza Escollar logo Fuerza Escolar (FÉ) Elementray School Mentoring Program advocates for the importance of promoting higher education in low- income communities. SJSU student serve as mentors to first-generation  k-5 students supporting in positive behavior and literacy. SJSU Mentors inspire hope and empower youth.

. It requires a commitment of 20 hours per semester.


Dates:   Wednesdays and Fridays
Site: Washington Elementary School

To be a mentor please attend an information session:

August 30 :            12-1pm              A.S. House   
Sept 3                    4-5 pm               A.S. House   

applications are due Friday Sept 6 by 5pm to the AS House

interviews will take place Sept 9-11

Selected mentors must attend the training session:

Sept 13 th    10am-2pm   TBD *

*Lunch will be provided.

For more information contact:

Bernadette Faller   mariabernadette.faller@sjsu.edu