Tennessee Tutoring Corps

PARTNERSHIP PROFILE

Shared goal(s): Prevent summer learning loss

Description: 

The new program—held in-person all across the state—pairs college students with kindergarten through sixth graders in Tennessee to provide the older students with a paid summer job and the younger students with a chance to reduce academic summer slide (i.e., some of the learning and curriculum content that was either lost or never covered in the spring).

Web site: https://tntutoringcorps.org/

Lead organization partners: Boys and Girls Club of TN, Bill and Crissy Haslam Foundation

Kinds of organization: Direct Service Non-profit Organization, Funder

Participant population: Individual Community Members, Youth (Ages 5-13 or Grades K-8)

Youth development support targetted: Out-of-School Time Academic Enrichment/Extended Learning, Staff and Volunteer Learning/Capacity/Professional Development

Primary funding source: Private Philanthropic Foundation

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SUPPORT DETAILS: INITIATIVE, PROGRAM, SERVICE

Timeframe: Summer 2020

Location: Tennessee

Total capacity: 3000, 600 tutors

Health and safety: Compliance with State/County/City guidance

How do you address inequity? 

The program addresses summer learning loss which affects all youth, and low-income youth in particular.

Contact information: 

tntutoringcorps@gmail.com

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