Member Spotlight: Tatyana Gaffney, AIST Alabama AmeriCorps Program
Meet Tatyana Gaffney, AmeriCorps Member, currently serving with the Greenville Middle School, a service site of the AmeriCorps Instructional Support Team AmeriCorps program.
1. What motivated you to join AmeriCorps?
I was motivated to join AmeriCorps because I like helping kids learn, putting smiles on their faces, and helping others.
2. What would you like to get out of this service opportunity?
I want to gain experience in teaching and facilitating students.
3. What will your service focus on for the 2021-2022 program year?
My service will engage students in one-on-one and instructional assistance to help students meet or exceed individual developmental growth targets resulting in an increase (5% gain) in standardized test scores in reading and or/math.
4. What are your plans after AmeriCorps?
After AmeriCorps, I plan to serve another year with the AmeriCorps program
Thank you for your service Tatyana!