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...Academy, Inc., is looking for volunteers to become mentors and tutors.The nonprofit organization holds year-round camps and programs...for children who might otherwise lack a positive influence.Tutors and mentors are needed after school 3:30-6 p.m. Monday...

Become tutor-savvy before your child needs tutoring

...finding and working with a tutor to best meet your child's...Many students rely on a tutor to help them overcome...includes one-on-one tutors, learning centers...the child; usually a tutor assists several children...fee of $35 to $130. Tutors are often available online...

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Atlanta raising money to tutor students affected by scandal

ATLANTA - Atlanta Public Schools Superintendent Erroll Davis is trying to raise $600,000 to help tutor students affected by the district's widespread cheating scandal.Davis told a group of community and business leaders Monday...

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...Academy, Inc., is looking for volunteers to become mentors and tutors.The nonprofit organization holds camps and programs with tutoring...and tennis, and nutrition/healthy eating for ages 3 to 18. Tutors and mentors are needed after school 3:30-6 p.m. Monday...

Falcons might give Rex Grossman a look as backup QB

...be valuable to the Falcons."Rex knows the offense, the ins and outs of it," Hankerson said. "I think he'd be a good tutor. He could come in and be good for that (quarterbacks) room."Grossman was cut by the Browns at the end of training camp...

GRU Literacy Center updating curriculum with some online programs

...Power Reading Online program plays a recorded story for students to listen to as they read along on the screen. Literacy Center tutors then sit with students as they read the story out loud for personal feedback, Harris said.Paulette Harris, no relation to...

Tutors push challenged children to succeed

...academically challenged. The Phillipses are tutors for Ambassadors Community Organization...has experienced its share of troubles. Tutors help pupils four days a week at Crawford...the Phillipses, Ms. Bailey and other tutors say they are fully committed to the cause...

Tutors can benefit everyone involved

...the same solution: a tutor. Tutoring helps, and...Schools of Augusta, tutors a third-grader in math...B's. Being a good tutor and having a good tutoring...several factors. For tutor Jenny Reichl, 16, the...Daniel Harris, 18, also tutors. He said that regardless...

3 tutors did not get background checks

...acknowledged that he employed three tutors who failed to complete criminal background checks for the company, but said the tutors are current Richmond County educators...tutoring service, he said. The three tutors in question are no longer with the company...

Tutors to be closely checked

...children, and the employees who have contact with children - like tutors - do get background checks, said Clara J. Keith, the state...school systems in the state, it left many students without tutors in the middle of the school year. Flourishing business Private...