Austin Partners In Education
Austin Partners in Education (APIE) recruits, trains and places volunteers in Austin classrooms as Classroom Coaches and Mentors.
Volunteers are needed for this school year! Last year more than 1,500 volunteers had an organized and enriching experience providing more than 3,500 AISD students with personalized attention, and academic support.
Volunteers are the heart of Austin Partners in Education. Please choose to be a part of a child's life in so many meaningful ways by volunteering this year.
Change the Game for Public Schools. Become a Classroom Coach.
How Classroom Coaching works
Volunteers are needed for 2nd and 6th grade Reading, 8th grade Math, 10th - 12th grade College Readiness and Step-Up, a 6th - 8th grade academic intervention program. Second grade Reading Coaching is provided in English, and also in Spanish as Compaņeros en Lectura.
To see available openings, locations and times please visit the Volunteer Center, or click the red Volunteer button on the top of every page in the website. Everyone benefits when the community partners with Austin schools.
Please follow the links below to learn more about ways to get involved and make a positive difference for AISD students, then Volunteer.
About Austin Partners in Education:
Austin Partners in Education (APIE) provides 3,500 Austin ISD students a year with personalized support by recruiting, training and placing a critical mass of more than 850 volunteer Classroom Coaches and 800 mentors into Austin ISD campuses weekly. APIE fosters effective community and school partnerships that prepare students for college and careers. Founded in 1983 by the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce and the Austin Independent School District as Adopt-a-School, today APIE is a 501(c) (3) non-profit.
Austin Partners in Education creates and fosters effective community and school partnerships that provide all AISD students preparation for college and career. APIE's current focus is implementing and expanding small group tutoring, mentoring, and college readiness programs that utilize the talents of corporate and community volunteers in an effort to significantly improve the academic success of AISD students from under-resourced communities.