Literacy and Education

ESL teaches English to custodial staff at Tufts. Contact Samantha Stone, Anna Daren, Victoria Oliva or Linda Jiang at TuftsESL.LCS@gmail.com

Junior Achievement teaches kids in grades K-6 about basic economic and business principles.  Contact Reid Spagna and Michael Dillon at JuniorAchievementLCS@gmail.com

Kids to College (Spring only) motivates local 6th graders about the importance of college, and brings them to campus for a visit. Contact Priyanka Kancherla at LCS.KidstoCollege@gmail.com

Let’s Get Ready (LGR) (LGR) provides free SAT prep to underprivileged students in Medford and Somerville.  For more information, contact Shayna and Zach at LCSExecutives@gmail.com.

Tutoring (On Campus) pairs Tufts students with local students grades K-12 for one-on-one weekly tutoring sessions in a specific subject. Contact Lauren Schonberger and Sophie Savelkouls at lcs.tutor@gmail.com

Homework Helpers (Off Campus – coming Spring 2013) sends Tufts students to the local Somerville Library to provide workshop-like homework help to local middle and high school students. Contact Lauren Schonberger and Sophie Savelkouls at lcs.tutor@gmail.com

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