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Understanding Math Concepts

Practice Makes Perfect

Everyone who comes to The Tutorial Center approaches learning their own way. Isabella Frost uses cuisenaire rods to practice her number facts, while tutor Gano Stevens is ready with guidance. Using personalized techniques makes sure math adds up – for […]


Dilcia cutting vegetables in The Bennington Tutorial Center's kitchen

Farewell to Dilcia, A Wonderful Intern

Today we say good-bye to Dilcia Gutierrez who has been working with us in the Bennington center as part of the Southern Vermont College Intern Program. We were impressed with how much Dilcia was able to tackle in such an […]


YAP Crew from Manchester 2011

YAP Best Practices Shared Nationally

I had the opportunity to share The Tutorial Center’s YAP model and experience nationally by giving workshop on YAP for 25 adult education specialists at the COABE national conference on adult basic education, held in New Orleans. As more people […]


Enjoying the Ride

Never Too Old

Everyone at The Tutorial Center believes you’re never too old to learn something new or to try new things. Environmental Science and Arts instructor Jim Gunn illustrated that very attitude at 74 years young when he and his family tandem-parachuted […]


Learning to See

The Art of Re-Engagement

As part of the credit requirements toward their high school diplomas through the High School Completion Program, Paul Secoy and Michelle Barrett are earning art credit by studying photography with professional photographer Christine Glade. “Neither student had previously given photography […]