Entries by The Tutorial Center

Student Film: Winter Wreaths

In her first video project Abby, a student at our Bennington learning center, brings you along on a class excursion to The Tutorial Center at Smokey House where they got a hands-on, start-to-finish lesson in making festive evergreen wreaths. After the event Abby used photographs, video, and voice-over narration to put together this great movie […]

Act Local: Quick Civics Session at TTC Manchester

On Sunday February 5th, 2017 Tutorial Center instructor and Vermont House Representative, Robin Chestnut Tangerman, will lead a relaxed discussion on how Vermonters can best work with, and within, their local and state governments. The community, staff and students are showing a renewed interest in the way governments operate—from town boards to the Oval Office. The Tutorial Center is happy […]

Thank You TD Bank for “Bringing Change!”

Thanks to community support and a grant from the TD Charitable Foundation, TD Bank Bennington Branch raised $2,257.29 for us through their Bring Change Program. We are very so grateful for this generous donation and for TD Bank’s continuing support of our mission to deliver quality education to area students regardless of their circumstance. Tutorial Center students will directly benefit […]

Blending Education with Workforce Development

In our latest Learning POD taught by David Thomas of Blue Spruce Construction, Tutorial Center adult ed students in our Bennington location use their measurement and geometry skills to plan a birdhouse, then learn basic carpentry skills while each building their own. This pre-tech level Learning POD combines applied math with knowledge of carpentry tools, materials, joinery, […]