Archive for the ‘People & Programs’ Category

Youth Agriculture Projects' Swiss Chard delivery washed and chopped by Anthony Antonio

YAP Shares the Bounty

The Tutorial Center’s Youth Agriculture Project grows and harvests hundreds of pounds of organic produce: a bounty of potatoes, kale, onions, broccoli, parsley, eggplant, garlic, green beans, zucchini, tomatoes, and more. Gary Littlefield slices onions in the kitchen at Southern […]

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Irene’s Teachable Moments

The Tutorial Center’s student Jack Alosa and his Environmental Ecology tutor Jim Gunn investigate the impact of Tropical Storm Irene flooding on insect life and fish habitat at the Green River in Sandgate, Vt.

Youth Agriculture Project

YAP Garden grows veggies – and confidence

by DAWSON RASPUZZI The Bennington Banner 08/11/2010 10:27:23 PM EDT Piper Hard, 21 months, and her father, Merrick Hard, consider the offerings Tuesday at the Youth Agriculture Project booth at the Walloomsac Farmers Market in Bennington. Randall Moon, a project […]

Jack Glade taking steps for literacy

TTC Director Took MORE THAN 81,734 Steps for Literacy!

Go Jack Go, was the chant. And Go Jack Did! On May 20, 2010 Jack Glade, Executive Director of The Tutorial Center, set out on a 38.7 mile Rim-to-Rim Grand Canyon Hike, and every step he took benefitted children at […]

Tutorial Center in National Spotlight

DAWSON RASPUZZI The Bennington Banner Sunday March 14, 2010 BENNINGTON — Educators from around the country will have an opportunity to learn about an academic program in Vermont that allows high school dropouts the opportunity to earn a high school […]