Donna Becht is the San Carlos Citizen of the Year!

Come celebrate on February 1st!

As most of you know, Donna retired as Executive Director of Healthy Cities Tutoring after founding and leading the organization for 22 years. We are so excited that the San Carlos Chamber of Commerce is honoring Donna as the 2018 Citizen of the Year.

The San Carlos Chamber of Commerce and the City of San Carlos cordially invite you to attend the Annual Citizen and Business Recognition Dinner on Friday, February 1st at 5:30 pm.

You may purchase tickets to the event by clicking on the button below which will lead you to the the San Carlos Chamber of Commerce website. The team at Healthy Cities Tutoring will definitely be there to celebrate Donna. We hope to see you there!

Workshop “How to support your student in math”

The workshop is open to tutors, parents and para-educators and led by an elementary and middle school teacher from the San Carlos School District.

What will be covered: guidelines on working with your student on math assignments, plus resources, tools and strategies for helping students with math.

 

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
7:00–8:30 pm
Arroyo/Central Middle School Library

Please rsvp here for attending the workshop

In addition we are offering a tutor information session for anyone interested in becoming a volunteer with Healthy Cities Tutoring. This session precedes the math training and is being held from 6:15-6:50 pm, also at the Arroyo/Central Middle School library. Hope you can join us and help us support more children on our waiting lists.

Any questions, email info@healthycitiestutoring.org or call 650 508-7327.

 

“Tutor Tips” Workshop on January 16

In January we offer an informal training session  to share our successes and concerns working  with students. Maybe you wonder how to approach a particular subject? Maybe you have some great ideas for others to make their sessions more interesting? Whatever your question or suggestion, we hope you will join us for this year’s “Tutor Tips!” This workshop is suitable for tutors and parents alike.

The workshop will be led by White Oaks School teachers, Melissa Brenner and Tracey Mitchell-Ardwan; They are the perfect people to address questions to about working with students across a wide range of grade levels. They will share math games to help your students practice basic facts and strategies to help the reluctant writer and many more aspects of tutoring.

We guarantee you will come away with some new ideas. We hope to see you on January 16th!

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
7:00 – 8:30 pm
Central Middle School Library
Change of location: classroom 9, there will be signage! Come to Central Middle School, 757 Cedar Street and we will direct you.

Donna is 2018 Citizen of the Year!

As most of you know, Donna retired as Executive Director of Healthy Cities Tutoring after founding and leading the organization for 22 years. We are so excited that the San Carlos Chamber of Commerce is honoring Donna as the 2018 Citizen of the Year.

The San Carlos Chamber of Commerce and the City of San Carlos cordially invite you to attend the Annual Citizen and Business Recognition Dinner on Friday, February 1st at 5:30 pm.

You may purchase tickets to the event by clicking on the button below which will lead you to the the San Carlos Chamber of Commerce website. The team at Healthy Cities Tutoring will definitely be there to celebrate Donna. We hope to see you there!

Training and orientation for new tutors on OCT. 17

Healthy Cities tutoring provided tutors for 469 students at 11 schools in San Carlos and Redwood City during the 2017-2018 school year. Additional tutors are needed again this year to meet the need.

Volunteers range in age from 14-94 and no prior tutoring experience is needed – just an interest in helping a child for 45 minutes once a week. Scheduling is flexible, before, during or after school.

TRAINING INFORMATION

  • Where: White Oaks School, Multi-use Room, 1901 White Oak Way, San Carlos
  • When: Wednesday, October 17
  • Time: Two identical sessions offered: 8:30-10:30 AM and 6:30-8:30 PM.

 We need more tutors like YOU! Hope you can join us on October 17! 

If you can’t make the October 17 training, no worries! We have more training sessions scheduled. For a complete schedule of tutor training and orientation dates click HERE.