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K-8 Orientation

Join us in Room 2407, CRLS, for a K-8 Orientation led by Kasey Appleman


Upper School Math Workshop for Grades 6-8 Volunteers

Join us for an interactive workshop that will teach new and experienced tutors the style and methods of the Math in Focus curriculum, which was adopted this year by the Cambridge Public Schools. Participants will learn to engage Upper School students in mathematical concepts, build confidence, and develop problem solving skills. This session will cover what Math in Focus implementation looks like in the

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Literacy Training – Conferring with Young Authors during Writers Workshop

In this workshop you will learn the predictable pathways young writers take when moving from scribbling to writing extended texts of all kinds. With this information you will be equipped to coach students in grades K-2 in writing more proficiently. You will also learn the architecture of a writing conference and have a chance to practice conferring using student work. Join us for this

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New Board Member/College Ready Volunteer!

Meet Alvin Benjamin Carter III – museum studies expert, hip hop archivist, digital media producer, and CSV’s newest Board member. Alvin has recently joined the Board and is about to begin his first CSV tutoring experience as well, as a College Ready mentor. Welcome Alvin! A Cambridge resident who is taking on his first Board role, Alvin brings a wealth of talent and expertise

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K-8 Orientation

K-8 orientation for prospective volunteers, Room 2407, CRLS


New Math Tutor Training: Pay At-TEN-tion

New Tutor Training – Intergenerational Math Program October 23, 2014 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Pay At-TEN-tion: Developing Kids’ Foundational Understandings of Our Number System CSV is seeking new volunteers to join the ranks of our Intergenerational Math Program. Do you like young children? Do you love math? Do you want to help a student who may be struggling with math? Do you have

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New Volunteers Turn Out in Large Numbers!

Director of HS Programs Laura Margosian leading the high school orientation   Around 90 prospective volunteers came to learn about CSV’s tutoring programs at last night’s annual kick-off event and orientation. What a fantastic turn-out! Thanks to CSV staff and the many “veteran” tutors who shared their volunteering experiences with the new recruits. After a light dinner of pizza and salad, the group divided in

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College Ready Program about to Begin…

Wondering how you might give some useful time to a high school student for the next several months? We have the answer for you: the College Ready program at Cambridge Rindge and Latin School (CRLS)! To become involved with this exciting program, read on. CSV is currently recruiting volunteers to help seniors with the college preparation and essay writing process. The program officially begins

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Tutoring Center Honorees in the News!

Tutoring Center Manager Rene Meshon and Volunteer Nancy Gutmann CSV applauds two very special individuals, Rene Meshon and Nancy Gutmann, for being honored recently by the Cambridge Senior Volunteer Clearinghouse. Cambridge Mayor David Maher and Clearinghouse Co-Founder and Chair, Bob Hurlbut, presented both with awards for their outstanding contributions to the students and seniors of Cambridge. Rene was presented with the Beverly Benner Cassara

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