SOLs and School Elections: Rites of Spring

We’re holding steady at homework assistance. Students and volunteers are working hard to get homework done so everyone can take advantage of the great weather and extended daylight hours knowing that all the work is done. That’s actually a lesson that we hope students learn as they work with volunteers–the joy of being prepared when they…

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Spring Things

Spring is one of my favorite times of the year. The extended daylight means that students can come to VU to do their homework and still have time to go outside and play afterward–and that’s perfect. Seems that students and their parents think so too, because we have been busy!…

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Warm Weather Brings Out Students

It has long been a theory at VU that warm weather means fewer students coming for homework assistance,  for the obvious reasons. But that clearly doesn’t always hold true! Last night, 24 students–more than half of our roster–and 11 volunteers came to the program. It was a happy busy group doing homework and…

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