ESL & Literacy Program

Franklin Public Library ESL & Literacy Program


Become a Volunteer Tutor!


Tutors can:

  • Provide confidential one on one tutoring for English as a Second Language or Adult Literacy
  • Lead English Conversation Groups


To Volunteer:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Speak English clearly
  • Have patience
  • No teaching experience is necessary
  • Volunteers do not need to be Franklin residents


  • One orientation session
  • 18 Hours of training
  • Meet with your student 2 hours per week for one year

For more information, please contact Assistant Library Director Kim Shipala.

Sign up now to be a Volunteer Tutor!

Sign up for the waiting list to receive ESL Tutoring or Adult Literacy Tutoring