Project of the Month

These programs allow talented underprivileged teenagers to fulfill their potential by providing them with a challenging program of enrichment and leadership training at the Ruppin Institute of Marine Science. Talented 7th graders from all backgrounds of Israeli society in the lower socio-economic levels are chosen - programs run for 2 years.


English for Schools

ESRA Rehovot launches pilot 'English for Bagrut' volunteer program

News Date: 
25. August 2010 - 8:00

ESRA Rehovot is launching a pilot program for “Conversational English for Oral Bagrut” in the upcoming school year. We are a small but enthusiastic core of volunteers enabling us to offer help in two high schools, WIZO and De Shalit.ESRA's “Conversational English for Oral Bagrut” project was initiated over 10 years ago in the Sharon-Dan region and most recently in Modi’in.

English Tutoring Programme


  • Chatting to high school pupils to prepare them for the English Oral Bagrut Examination
  • Helping pupils with their English studies in coordination with the schools' English teachers
  • Tutoring pupils in English who are referred by municipal services

ESRA's 'English Tutoring Program' matches English speaking volunteers with school pupils from Grades 4 to 12 in order to improve their English. Volunteers do not need to be qualified teachers 
Location: 
In schools throughout Israel
Contact Name: 
Shelley Sharon
Telephone: 
072-2201482
Email: 
shelleys@esra.org.il