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Community students can receive free tutoring services from the organization(s) listed below. Programs are open to public, private, charter, and home-schooled students.
Strive Academic Support Program
Strive is an after-school academic coaching program sponsored by the FORUM designed to assist Teaneck High School students in achieving their academic goals.  

Strive is staffed by Teaneck High School faculty who assess the academic needs of students and pairs them with a qualified peer academic coach who is trained to assist them with the following:

1. Setting realistic academic goals.
2. Developing action plans to to meet their academic goals.
3. Academically and socially assisting students in the process of meeting their academic goals. (Tutoring, Homework Help, Organization Skills, Advocacy, Communication.)
STRIVE will begin on October 15th.

For questions regarding the Strive Program, please contact Mr. Campestre at [email protected] or call 201-833-5136.

***The Strive Academic Support Program does not meet on scheduled half days. A full schedule will be given to the student at registration.***

Math Adventures/Word Play - mymawp.org

Registration for Math Adventures & Word Play (MAWP), a community based (free) math and writing enrichment program, begins Saturday, October 6, 2018, at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church at 10:00 AM.

MAWP consists of programs for young scholars in the form of math, reading and writing enrichment and for parents through the Parent Voice Box Forum series.  MAWP is in its 6th year serving the young people of Teaneck and those living throughout the New Jersey - New York metropolitan area. October 6th will be our initial registration and orientation session. We enroll both young scholars and volunteers continuously throughout the year. Volunteers may give as much or as little of their time as they like.  

Parent Voice Box (PVB) Forum

Parent Voice Box empowers parents with the tools and knowledge they need to be stronger advocates for their children. We help you find your voice. Monthly forums inspire parents to be proactive and not reactive.  See what we're talking about. 

Scholars & Volunteers

Refer to the supporting flyers regarding:
1.     Recruiting young people who would like help advancing their math and writing skills.
2.     A Schedule of the 90 minute sessions (October 6, 2018 -  April 6, 2019).
3.     Recruiting volunteers to help MAWP.

The program is free and open to all (participants need not be a Teaneck resident).

Math Adventures & Word Play
Grades: 2 – 12
Saturdays, 10:30 - 12:00 (Noon)
Registration is continuous and begins October 6, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Location:  St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 118 Chadwick Road, Teaneck NJ
(201) 836-7275 or email [email protected]

All workshops begin at 10:30am and run concurrent with the student enrichment programs (e.g., math, reading, writing).
If you have any questions about the program, please contact Dr. Ardie Walser, Kesha Rodriguez ([email protected]) or Pat Phillips ([email protected]).

Examples of last year’s PVB Workshop series included the following topics:

Partnering on Success
Parents and teachers are integral in the success of a student's academic achievement. Developing a strong partnership with your son or daughters teacher is not only necessary it’s almost impossible to have a successful outcome without it.

Stay out of the Abyss
Transitioning from middle school to high school is not always smooth.  Learn what parents and students need to do to start off on the right track in high school. Don’t wait until you get the first report card.  Stay ahead of the game and don't  fall into the abyss.
Parent Grand Slam
It’s not always easy to understand what you need to do as a parent to support your children in school. It's important to understand your role and the impact it can have in making a difference in your child's success. In this panel discussion, you will hear first hand from parents who successfully managed their children’s academic career. 

College Application Process
Beginning the college application can seem daunting and impossible to maneuver. Don’t get frustrated. Get help. Join us for an informative session on the college application process.

Show Me the Money
So you’ve decided what college you want to attend. It has an excellent reputation, the exact program you want and even a beautiful campus. But can you afford it? Learn how to manage the financial aid process.

Athletes Can Do Math Too
Everybody loves a star and everybody wants to be a star. But what are colleges really looking for in their athletes. Is it all brawn or do smarts count?

Suicide Prevention
Suicide is the third leading cause of death among children ages 10-14. How can we prevent it? What are the signs?
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