Welcome New Volunteer, Xiaojuan Liu

At the WCSD Volunteer Services office, we enjoy getting to know our newest volunteers as they start serving in the district. This week, we are pleased to welcome Jane (Xiaojuan) Liu to our Poplar Office, where she will be helping with administrative work and supporting our department's projects. Liu lived in Nebraska for many years, where she was a … Continue reading Welcome New Volunteer, Xiaojuan Liu

First Teacher Training Program

At Volunteer Services, one of our primary goals is to ensure that parents, tutors, and mentors have the resources they need to support WCSD students. Our First Teacher Tutor Training Program offers support to parents and tutors, through various workshops during the school year. At each training session, facilitators provide information through presentations, activities, and educational … Continue reading First Teacher Training Program

Summer 2017 Volunteer Opportunity

If you would like to volunteer over the summer, the Washoe County School District has plenty of community service opportunities. This summer, the 2017 American Council of the Blind National Convention will be held in Sparks Nevada at The Nugget Friday June 29th- Friday July 7th. The WCSD will be helping provide volunteers to participate in set-up, assist … Continue reading Summer 2017 Volunteer Opportunity

Exceptional Volunteer Award Recipient for February

Once a month, Volunteer Services recognizes an Exceptional Volunteer. They are nominated by teachers, administrators, librarians, etc. There was not a recipient for the month of January due to Winter Break and numerous delays and snow days. The recipient for February, is Phyllis Beverly from Van Gorder Elementary School. She was nominated by Julie Spaulding, … Continue reading Exceptional Volunteer Award Recipient for February