As the holidays get closer, don't forget that online shoppers can earn extra money for Cluster by shopping through AmazonSmile. Amazon is touting daily deals even before Black Friday on Nov. 24 and Cyber Monday on Nov. 27. If you're online and … [Read more...] about Help Cluster with AmazonSmile
If you're a Tuesday night tutor, student, or parent, chances are the first face you see as you enter tutoring is that of Joseph Owens. Joseph, or Mr. Owens, as he is known to everyone, has served as the Tuesday night security guard at Pine Avenue … [Read more...] about Staff spotlight: Joseph Owens
As an added bonus to serving as the new librarian at Cluster Tutoring on Tuesday nights, Bernadette Diaz brings the reading expertise she uses every day. Bernadette works in the Chicago Public Schools, helping students with reading issues. Her … [Read more...] about Volunteer spotlight: Bernadette Diaz
It wasn't that many years ago that Danton Floyd was a student at Cluster Tutoring. Now, he is using his 10 years of experience as an educator, youth worker, and organizer to improve black neighborhoods on the West Side where he grew up. Danton … [Read more...] about Cluster alum works to rebuild the black community
Just as students move up from grade to grade, Sarah Hoffman transitioned from volunteer tutor to tutoring staff. Sarah is the new program assistant on Tuesday and Thursday nights and is the person you see when you sign in, get a name tag, or … [Read more...] about Staff spotlight: Sarah Hoffman
Starting this fall, Cluster Tutoring students will have new reasons to read, do homework, prepare for college entrance exams, and more. It's all part of the YEA! incentive program. YEA! stands for You've Earned an Award! Students can earn up to … [Read more...] about Incentives for students? YEA!