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We’ve been helping all sorts of people achieve all sorts of things, for over forty years. We know perfectly well that not everyone has the same needs when it comes to academic or continuing education. Whether you’re looking to improve in your studies or job skills, or want to pursue your personal interests, we offer personalized support and programs to help you succeed. Sure, learning can be challenging, but it can also be fun and rewarding. Let us help you find the best fit for you.


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TD Bank Bennington Bring Change Event

TD Bank Bring Change Event to Benefit TTC!

We’re so super excited to be the recipient of TD Bank‘s Bennington Office BRING CHANGE event! This Friday September 23rd you can donate your loose change to our efforts to bring the best possible educational experience for ALL area students of any […]


Blending Education and Workforce Development: Carpentry

Blending Education with Workforce Development

In our latest Learning POD taught by David Thomas of Blue Spruce Construction, Tutorial Center adult ed students in our Bennington location use their measurement and geometry skills to plan a birdhouse, then learn basic carpentry skills while each building their own. […]


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Comprehensive, Diagnostic, Learning Evaluations Now Available!

Responding to community requests, we are very pleased to announce that families and schools in Southern Vermont can now obtain professional comprehensive, diagnostic Learning Evaluations right at The Tutorial Center in Manchester Center! Previously, a family seeking such assessments had […]


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Innovative Adult Ed “Learning Pods” Blend Academics with Work Skills

Haluski, Latvian bread, fruit smoothies, upside down cake….now this is school! “There are a lot of amazing facts I’ve learned, especially since everything we cook, we start from scratch,” says Jessica. “This program made me very interested in baking, cooking, […]


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Manchester Community & Educational Garden Gets Dressed for a New Season!

We are so excited to begin our sixth season of managing the Manchester Community & Educational Garden! This past weekend a group of friendly, dedicated folks came together and got the garden in tiptop shape. Be sure to also take a […]


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Grown, in 60 Seconds! Time-lapse Video

Watch the entire 2015 season of growth at the Manchester Community & Educational Garden as it grew from April to September!


Exclusive Tees printed this season's YAP! Shirts

Social Enterprises Working Together

Nothing says spring like the arrival of a new season’s YAP! shirts! This season’s shirts are cooler than ever as they were produced by another social enterprise, Exclusive Tees, that operates out of the Springfield, MA area. Not unlike our […]


TTC Snow School Students

TTC Snow School Recap

Each winter The Tutorial Center Manchester provides the educational arm of  winter training for the athletes in training at the American Snowboard Training Center. This year’s group was as dedicated as ever to their studies, and their olympic dreams. We […]


TDBank surprised The Tutorial Center Staff with beautiful flowers in appreciation for the work we do! Thank you TDBank!

Warm surprises: TDBank’s Acts of Kindness

The Tutorial Center in Bennington received a surprise visit last week by Michelle Peabody and Julianna Burnley of TD Bank, who handed out flowers to TTC teachers as a way to celebrate The Tutorial Center’s role in the community. TDBank […]


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SAT Prep Class for May 2016 Exam

SAT/PREP Verbal and Math  Our popular Sunday college test prep classes have been scheduled for students taking the MAY SAT. This is a great way to sharpen your testing skills in both verbal and math for a more competitive edge in […]


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TTC Awarded Harvard Pilgrim Foundation Grant!

We just received the great news that our YAP! program has been selected for a Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation Community Sprit Award. The award was established to honor and encourage the spirit of community caring awakened by the tragic events […]


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Learn QUICKBOOKS

By popular demand we’re offering our QuickBooks workshop again this fall, in three separate skill-levels. Led by an accounting industry pro, you’ll learn ways to master this popular bookkeeping software. Spaces are limited. Pre-Registration REQUIRED. Click to get all the details and […]

What we hear:

“I have friends that dropped out—they wish they had had this support.”
— Potential Dropout, turned Graduate

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