High school senior Deneszria has specific plans for her future: She wants to go to college, but then she wants to join the Army. Deneszria attends Foreman College and Career … [Read More...] about Student spotlight: Deneszria
Tabitha Turner sees her role as Reading Specialist at Cluster Tutoring as being a resource for tutors. "I'm here for them," said Tabitha, who works every other week with Tuesday … [Read More...] about Staff spotlight: Tabitha Turner
Museums, libraries, and other organizations in Chicago offer summer learning opportunities for teenagers in the form of internships, jobs, and other programs. Many offer payment or … [Read More...] about Internships, volunteer posts for teens
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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.
Mark your calendars for our first-ever Career Exploration Nights on April 24 and 26. And students, don't forget to bring your report cards.
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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