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With one-on-one Oasis tutoring time, students get a reading boost and a new friend

With one-on-one Oasis tutoring time, students get a reading boost and a new friend

Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring named 2017 Generations United Program of Distinction

Oasis tutor Gerald Johnson has discovered when he meets with students, reading improves and something else happens: new friendships form.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (8953)/Comments (0)/
Tutoring yields a lasting friendship and the motivation to keep going

Tutoring yields a lasting friendship and the motivation to keep going

When a child learns to read and an older adult feels needed, both lives are enriched

This Oasis tutor and her first grade student formed a bond that is still going strong 19 years later. Their connection has made both of their lives better.
Saturday, May 20, 2017/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (9668)/Comments (0)/
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Tutor leads students to publish an elementary school newspaper

Tutor leads students to publish an elementary school newspaper

Oasis tutor Aaron Epstein finds an Extra! Extra! Project: Read all about it!

Tutoring gave retired journalist Aaron Epstein an idea that has blossomed into a school newspaper, written by young reporters eager to learn the tricks of the trade.

Monday, May 08, 2017/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (8815)/Comments (0)/
Tutoring takes on history to celebrate the past with the future

Tutoring takes on history to celebrate the past with the future

Tutors and students from Indianapolis explore history together

By sharing a little bit of her own family story, Oasis tutor Betty Dotson gave one little girl a chance to connect the dots of history in a creative way.
Sunday, February 12, 2017/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (9864)/Comments (0)/
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Stepping up for kids

Stepping up for kids

Tutor coordinator Cynthia Singleton 'touches' her volunteer work every day – happily.

“Come out of yourself and do something for someone else," urges Oasis volunteer Cynthia Singleton. "We have to step up to the plate to help these children."
Wednesday, January 11, 2017/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (11225)/Comments (0)/
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