The CRT program is the inaugural WITS program. Volunteers work with a teacher to support the classroom in literacy goals, with each volunteer’s service tailored to the needs of the class. Classroom Reading Tutors often work with small groupsor one-on-one with students to build literacy skills.
PreK (Age 3-5), Grades K-8
Central, Far North Side, Far Southeast Side, North Side, Northwest Side, South Side, Southwest Side, West Side
CMAA’s Adult Education Program provides education free of charge to adult immigrants and refugees in order to equip them with the skills they need to succeed and engage as more active members in society. Program offerings include several levels of English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, civics classes, computer literacy classes, and workshops on personal financial management. Individual tutoring is also available. The Adult Education Program coordinates its services with CMAA’s Citizenship & Immigration and Employment Services/Workforce Development programs.
Collaborative Literacy is a comprehensive K-6 literacy curriculum that addresses all of the core concepts, strategies, and skills traditionally taught in the language arts block while placing the integration of academic and social development at the heart of student learning.
Reading, Expository Writing, Creative Writing, Teacher Training