Desmond, a 5th grader, wrote this story about his dad. He is also good at math and computers. Recognizing this, his tutor, David B., thought Desmond would benefit from learning … [Read More...] about My Dad
Craig Olson has tutored five students over his dozen or so years at Cluster Tutoring. But his technical expertise in keeping the program's computers humming for student use is just … [Read More...] about Tutor spotlight: Craig Olson makes sure Cluster is technically up to date
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All funds help us provide one-to-one tutoring and mentoring for 115 kids from the Austin neighborhood on Chicago's west side. Your donations are greatly appreciated and 100% tax deductible.
Congratulations to all for another great year of Cluster Tutoring! As students finish off the school year, we hope to see many tutors at the Tutor Appreciation Dinner on May 23.
Students & Families
A caring, committed volunteer can make a lasting difference in the life of a child, regardless of the child's current level of academic ability. Cluster accepts new students in grades K-8, with priority enrollment going to students in K-3. Students may remain in the program through grade 12. MORE >>
You don’t need special training to be a tutor - just patience, a desire to help, and 90 minutes one night a week during the school year. The atmosphere is relaxed and supportive, and tutors find they get as much out of the program as their students. MORE >>
Read to Succeed
Because reading is the key to academic success, Cluster has a focus on literacy. Our Structured Reading project, which is overseen by a certified reading specialist, has produced great results. MORE >>
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Chicago, Illinois 60651