The Suare-HOle People (tm)
We’ve been helping all sorts of people achieve all sorts of things, for almost 50 years! We know perfectly well that not everyone has the same needs when it comes to academic or continuing education. Whether you’re looking to improve in your studies or job skills, or want to pursue your personal interests, we offer personalized support and programs to help you succeed. Sure, learning can be challenging, but it can also be fun and rewarding. Let us help you find the best fit for you.


Manchester Community Garden 2019!

Ready to garden? We are so excited to begin our 9th season sponsoring the Manchester Community & Educational Garden! There are plots available for organic gardeners in two sizes: 300 square feet for $40 and a few half-plots for $25. […]


Adult Ed students learning to code computer programs

An Hour of Code, A lifetime of Skills

This week The Tutorial Center-Bennington is participating in the international “Hour of Code 2017”, a weeklong worldwide celebration of computer science. Our activities are one of 138,441 registered global events occurring under this theme! Our adult ed students are completing […]


Private Tutoring in Manchester

Give your child the best opportunity for academic success with private tutoring! After-school, evening & weekend hours Private 1 on 1 attention All grades & subjects Remedial help Make-up credits Advanced study Count on professional staff in a relaxed but […]


Nick Ritchie Graduates from Arlington High School

T’is the Season! Graduation!

Tutorial Center students are graduating throughout the region! Here are a few that we’ve captured so far. Congratulations to all of you for all the hard work and persistence – it was our honor to help you in this important […]


Act Local Event – A Great Session

Tutorial Center instructor and VT House Representative, Robin Chestnut Tangerman presented an overview of how our state government operates to more than 30 interested community members of all ages and backgrounds. He shared a lot of important information for ways citizens […]


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 […]


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 […]


Dillon Williams working at The Tutorial Center

What Goes Around: Dillon Williams

The individual and corporate support we get from the Northshire community is essential to our meeting the goals of our mission – so we understand how important sustained support can be. And, we try to pass that idea of community […]


TD Bank Bring change even in Bennington, Vermont

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 […]


Blending Education and Workforce Development: Carpentry

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. […]


Comprehensive, Diagnostic, Learning Evaluations Now Available!

Responding to community requests, we are very pleased to announce that families and schools in Southern Vermont can now obtain professional comprehensive, diagnostic Learning Evaluations right at The Tutorial Center in Manchester Center! Previously, a family seeking such assessments had […]


James perfecting a pineapple upside down cake.

Innovative Adult Ed “Learning Pods” Blend Academics with Work Skills

Haluski, Latvian bread, fruit smoothies, upside down cake….now this is school! “There are a lot of amazing facts I’ve learned, especially since everything we cook, we start from scratch,” says Jessica. “This program made me very interested in baking, cooking, […]

What we hear:

“I had my first child at the age of 14. I recently graduated from Bridge to College and am currently working full-time on an Associate’s Degree in Business. Thank you so much, Tutorial Center, for having made this opportunity available. To anyone else for whom this chance comes along, take it. You will not regret it.”
— Graduate, Bridge to College & Careers

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