This fall is the first time in 30 years that Cluster tutors and students haven't met face-to-face. Yet 90 students are still participating in one-to-one remote learning with their tutors. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, nothing is going according … [Read more...] about Consider a donation as Cluster rises to new challenges
After 29 years, Cluster Tutoring has a new home. As of the beginning of September, the Cluster office and Tuesday night tutoring space are now at 118 N. Central Ave. in Chicago. The new space is housed at Circle Urban Ministries, a nonprofit … [Read more...] about Cluster Tutoring has moved!
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
Have you noticed the small, freestanding wooden boxes in people's front yards filled with books -- including at least eight in Oak Park alone? They're part of the Little Free Library system, and it has become a worldwide phenomenon. The Little … [Read more...] about One small step for reading