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Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring Program Celebrates 30 Years of Impact

Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring Program Celebrates 30 Years of Impact

Since 1989, Oasis tutors and children have discovered the joy of reading together.

When an Oasis tutor spends one-on-one time with a child, the results are lasting for both generations.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (594)/Comments (0)/
Oasis tutors are helping children stay on track with summer reading

Oasis tutors are helping children stay on track with summer reading

Oasis Tutoring, St. Louis County Library giving kids a reading boost during summer months

Encouraging kids to keep reading in the summer is critical to academic success. Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring is partnering with the St. Louis County Library to make this happen.

Friday, July 26, 2019/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (1556)/Comments (0)/
Changing the face of aging with Oasis

Changing the face of aging with Oasis

Adults across the nation prove that getting older can be an opportunity for something new

Participants from across the Oasis network are learning new things, taking charge of their wellness and embracing opportunities to have an impact on their communities.

Friday, July 12, 2019/Paul Weiss| Profile/Number of views (1201)/Comments (0)/
Oasis Receives $75,000 Senior Corps RSVP Grant to Expand Intergenerational Tutoring Program

Oasis Receives $75,000 Senior Corps RSVP Grant to Expand Intergenerational Tutoring Program

Four Illinois communities will benefit from funding

 RSVP funding will bring Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring to more students and older adults in 2019-2020.

Friday, March 08, 2019/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (1644)/Comments (0)/
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Making a difference in many ways for many years

Making a difference in many ways for many years

Finding what motivates a child to learn is a fun challenge for tutors

Scott Decker was a bright and inquisitive second grader who needed some one-on-one time with the right adult. Oasis tutor Jerry Swinehart was the man for the task.

Saturday, May 26, 2018/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (5484)/Comments (0)/
Reading aloud is fun for all ages and at the heart of Oasis tutoring

Reading aloud is fun for all ages and at the heart of Oasis tutoring

Celebrate World Read Aloud Day February 1st

Oasis tutors bring old favorites to share with their students and discover some new fun reads as well.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (8632)/Comments (0)/
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 (12620)/Comments (0)/
Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring selected as 2017 Program of Distinction

Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring selected as 2017 Program of Distinction

Tutoring program one of six honored by Generations United for high-quality intergenerational practices

The Generations United award is the only U.S. "seal of approval" for intergenerational programs that are meeting important community needs.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (10104)/Comments (0)/
2500 tutors for 25 years of tutoring

2500 tutors for 25 years of tutoring

St Louis Oasis works to provide additional support to kids throughout the region for 2014-15 school year

As we celebrate our 25th anniversary of Oasis Tutoring in the St. Louis region, we're working to hit a milestone goal. We are looking to sign up 2,500 tutors by September 30 to work in St. Louis area schools as part of our Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring program.

Our tutors truly make a difference. The US Department of Education stated that one-on-one tutoring is
Tuesday, September 16, 2014/Danni Eickenhorst| Profile/Number of views (16876)/Comments (0)/
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