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It All Adds Up to More Heart: End of the Year Results are IN!

06.12.2019

As we head into the summer, we are thrilled to celebrate the outstanding academic progress made by nearly 1,000 Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) students during the 2018/19 school year. With an increase in students and schools from the 2017/18 school year, we were able to help even more students surpass their goals and end the year on yet another high note.

Take a look at some of our results here:

  • 98% of 993 Heart Tutoring students met program growth goals in math, growing in two or
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The Tutor Referral Contest – June 1-30

05.31.2019

EVERYBODY can be a Heart Tutor! To kick off recruitment season we are challenging YOU to recruit more tutors through a friendly contest so that we can serve more schools and more students.

No matter the winner, in the end, it all ADDS up to more Heart!

The Rules

  • For each new tutor you recruit, you receive 1 point for your 2018-19 school.
  • Whichever 2018-19 school team recruits the most new tutors will receive a special prize for their 2019-20 students. 
  • New tutors must sign
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Heart Celebrated Math Day with Fox 46 News

03.11.2019

On March 6th, 2019, Heart Math Tutoring celebrated World Math Day with Fox 46 News.  Good Day Anchors Jason Harper and Paige Fehling hosted Executive Director Emily Gaffney and Heart Tutoring tutor at Montclaire Elementary, Charles Duckett. They discussed math education in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and how Heart is supporting student growth. Check out a clip from the interview here!… continue reading

March 14th Pi Day Hangouts

03.03.2019

March 14th is Pi Day (3/14), and representatives from Heart Tutoring will be hitting the town for informal/optional gatherings all day with any tutors, donors, friends, and staff who want to meet. Check out who, when, and where below.

  • 8 – 9AM coffee at Panera on Fairview (w/ Sally)
  • 8 – 9AM coffee at Amelie’s on College Street (w/ Emily)
  • 9:30 – 10:30AM coffee at Dunkin Donuts on Independence (Linda + Alexis)
  • 11:30AM – 12:30PM lunch at Panera in the University Area (Alexis)
  • 12 –
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How Do You Make a Difference in Your Community?

11.13.2018

Today, UNC Charlotte and TIAA partnered to host the “Making A Difference in the Community” Luncheon to honor Charlotte-area Difference Makers in recognition of TIAA’s centennial anniversary. On this #WorldKindnessDay2018, as we ‘celebrate and promote good deeds’, Executive Director Emily Elliott was among five honored for making a significant difference in the Charlotte community.

“It is exciting to see the work of our volunteers and students getting recognized, and I am honored to accept this recognition on their behalf! If you are not … continue reading

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