An Hour of Impact: Our Stories

In today’s busy world, it never seems like there’s enough time in the day.  At School on Wheels, our staff is fortunate enough to experience the impact of our mission by participating as tutors, joining over 400 dedicated community volunteers.  During...

Ieva Grundy: Coming Full Circle

Program Coordinator Ieva Grundy has spent her career giving back to her community. But as a ten-year-old, she was more interested in playing with toys. One day, young Ieva complained to her mother that her toys were too old and worn out. Her mom asked Ieva to box up...

Perspectives on Thank Your Mentor Day

While all paths of life are different, nobody’s would be quite the same without the mentors that have helped shape each and every one of us. On today’s Thank Your Mentor Day, check out these tributes several of our staff members wrote to their mentors, and be sure to...

16 of our Favorite Children’s Books

At School on Wheels we are very, very passionate about education and child literacy.  So, even though Children’s Book Week in America is over 200 days away, we decided to get a jump on things this year and celebrate the English equivalent, which is celebrated in the...

Tutoring Victor: More than just homework

Here at School on Wheels, our staff and volunteers strive to help our students get the most of the tutoring hour.  Sometimes this simply means giving them the help they need with their homework, but often it is much more. In this video Autumn, one of our program...