|You be the editor: Retiring doesn't mean dropping out|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Gail became an RSVP volunteer in 2001. She started by reading to 3- and 4-year-old children in the Head Start program at Webster Elementary School. Gail still attends a Head Start class one day a week, but now the emphasis is different. Instead of only reading a book to the children, she helps them to read, to practice letters, to name colors, to recognize numbers and to play instructional games that reinforce their learning skills. She builds the childrens’ self-esteem by complimenting them on their accomplishments.
Read entire article: You be the editor: Retiring doesn't mean dropping out