There are way fewer women than men in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math. Some organizations are doing their best to level the playing field by offering summer STEM programs -- just for girls. Camp GADgET at Triton College. … [Read more...] about Summer science programs just for girls
Students can avoid summer learning loss and get a jump on next year's studies by signing up for Cluster Tutoring's Summer Reading Program. This program, available for students currently in grades K-6, focuses on improving reading skills in … [Read more...] about Summer Reading Program enrollment now open
Cluster Tutoring is looking for 34 students, tutors, and parents to help us make donuts at the Oak Park Farmers’ Market on Saturday, June 9. The market is at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 460 Lake Street in Oak Park. The program can earn $1,000 for … [Read more...] about Donut Day is coming on June 9!
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 Academy High School, where she's a member of Junior ROTC. Through that … [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 night tutors and students. "I meet them where they are, and see what … [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 stipends, or the chance to earn a college scholarship. But act … [Read more...] about Internships, volunteer posts for teens