Community members support students’ academic success through tutoring program
Watching students “get that ah-ha! moment” is one of the most rewarding aspects of her work as Liberty Bell High School’s Volunteer Tutoring Program coordinator, says Laura Bitzes Thomas.
Through the generosity of community members who volunteer their time, and support from Public School Funding Alliance (PSFA), more than 50 students at Liberty Bell High School this year are getting the help they need to achieve their academic goals.
The Volunteer Tutoring Program is one of the longest- running programs funded by PSFA, which has provided support for student tutoring at the high school since 2003. PSFA provides a grant to pay a coordinator for the program, which brings together community volunteers and students.
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