HELPING STUDENTS HELP THEMSELVES BY THEIR GRIT, NOT THEIR LUCRE
“EducationEquity” is an efficient, IT-enabled adaptation of both my for-profit tutoring of HighSchool/College students & my not-for-profit training of college peer-tutors.
Name of non-profit arm of my business, OnCallTutor LLC: EducationEquity Foundation*
Thumbnail description of EducationEquity
mission: via free STEM tutoring (in-person/online hybrid provided by me & college peer-tutors I train), helping financially disadvantaged students academically prep for – and then academically succeed in – their college STEM core courses.
target students: financially disadvantaged HighSchool/College students (esp students who seek to enter health care), but don't have the necessary educational background in STEM
subjects focused on:
STEM (esp pre-med cores of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, & Calculus)
training peer-tutors for Skirball Science Learning Center @ CUNY’s Hunter College
Where This Fits Into Long-Term Mission
HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER COLLEGE
FREE traditional tutoring FREE academic bootcamp bridge FREE peer-tutor training
Future Project Future Project Current Project of EducationEquity Foundation
Thumbnail description of my skills & experience
I thus am familiar with students’ most frequent STEM prep deficits, and how to help students over them.
I thus am familiar with the educational weaknesses - but also potential strengths - of disadvantaged kids.
For details about the for-profit tutoring co-basis of EducationEquity, please see the "For STEM: Summer College Prep Intensive" page of my tutoring business website (www.OnCallTutor.org).
For details about the peer-tutor training co-basis of EducationEquity, please see the “For STEM: Training College Peer-Tutors” page of my tutoring business website (www.OnCallTutor.org).
*note: I am not registering EducationEquity Foundation, a non-profit, as a 501(c3) organization b/c I need to focus on developing the Foundation's pedagogic methods. I can afford neither the distraction nor the legal costs of red tape.