Who said friendships couldn’t form through a screen? 150 first graders and their tutors have become Book Buddies and are making terrific progress through Zoom tutoring!
Thank you to ATC supporters who joined millions of donors by donating to nonprofits on Giving Tuesday, December 1! All donations were matched dollar for dollar, and donations will continue to be matched through Friday, December 4. There’s still time to give! Click here!
Book Buddies Coordinator Debbie Glenn (at left) meets with a Tucker parent to gather permission forms and distribute books. We are excited to be working with students this year!
Thank you to the donors and corporate sponsors who helped us raise $22,000 for virtual tutoring books! These community sponsors are making it possible for Alexandria’s children to learn to read; join them by donating here.
ATC tutors are now helping their Book Buddies students learn to read from afar. Students are receiving bags with books appropriate to their reading levels so they can talk, FaceTime or Zoom with their tutors who are reading the same books online. Connections have been made and reading progress is happening! Well done, tutors!! More […]