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Heart Math Tutoring Featured on Spectrum News for Giving Tuesday


Emily Elliott from Heart Math Tutoring was featured on Spectrum News Charlotte to discuss how community members can give back on Giving Tuesday by signing up to tutor students in high-poverty schools. 

“Our program solely runs on volunteer time. We’ve been so fortunate that 950 people have signed up to be volunteer tutors but there are 45 more students who need volunteer tutors. That one hour a week means so much to students who just need an adult to give them one on one attention … continue reading

Heart Math Tutoring Featured on WBTV


Emily Elliott from Heart Math Tutoring was on WBTV News to discuss Heart’s annual Volunteer Recruitment Drive.

“We are going to need about 1,000 volunteers this fall, growing from 750 last year. The tutors do a great job helping kids build skills and confidence,” says Elliott. “In Charlotte, 56% of economically disadvantaged students are not performing on grade level and that number grows as the course level gets more difficult. Algebra is a high school graduation requirement and to be able to access any post-secondary … continue reading

Tutor Recruitment Kickoff and Tools – Volunteers needed in the 2017/18 School Year!


Heart’s 2017 Volunteer Drive is officially underway! Students across 15 school partners need tutors in the 2017/18 school year, which means Heart will be working to recruit over 900 volunteers between now and mid-September.

**Please sign up to be a volunteer tutor today!**

If you have already secured your volunteer spot, we’d appreciate your help in recruiting volunteers with these quick and easy tips:

Help spread the word by using these tools to recruit friends, family members, and colleagues who you think would be … continue reading

Volunteer Recruitment Tools


Tutors and Partners,

Please help spread the word about volunteering with Heart! The tools below may be useful.

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The Year Ahead: Community Support Enables Heart Math Tutoring To Expand Reach, Impact


With the program now up and running in all eight schools, we are excited about the year ahead. Here’s a quick look at Heart Math Tutoring’s 2015-16 presence in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools:

  • 390 students will receive tutoring for 30 minutes twice per week.
  • 440 community members will be volunteer tutors, giving students foundational math skills and enthusiasm for academics through early May.

Click here for a look at the many organizations that partnered with Heart over the summer to find tutors for Charlotte students. … continue reading

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