Volunteer Spotlight_ Elisabeth-2

A Light Bulb Moment

While other kids might carry an action figure or gaming system around with them, Anthony carries something much more practical; a AAA battery. That may seem like a strange thing to keep around at all times, but at tutoring one evening, that battery saved the day. Anthony was working on his homework, and his tutor […]

Going Deeper- Darren and School Choice

Going Deeper: Darren and School Choice

It’s no secret we are fans of each staff member at School on Wheels. Not only do they have wonderful personalities, but each is skilled in her focus area. Our Education Manager, Erin Brown, is just one of our amazing team members. She uses her background as a teacher to help the families we serve […]

Student Spotlight Anton

Student Spotlight: Anton

Anton, age 10, has been in our program since the beginning of the 2016/2017 school year and is a true success story. He attends tutoring regularly and recently received notification that he had made honor roll for the third semester! Anton started third grade this year in a new school and was apprehensive about his […]

Student spotlight- Ben and Molly

Student Spotlight: Ben and Molly

Each school year, our volunteer tutors and staff work one-on-one with the children we serve during the tutoring hour, but some people may not know that our Program Coordinators also work with the parents of the children in our program. Our goal is to equip parents with the tools necessary to be their child’s best […]

Student Spotlights: Marie and Aaron

Each day at School on Wheels, we are honored to work with such fantastic, talented kids at tutoring. This week, we thought we would take the time to celebrate two students, Marie and Aaron, and the great things they have been accomplishing! One of our Program Coordinators, Ieva, was so proud of these students that she interviewed […]