However hard we try, some programmes just cannot be squeezed into any other category. This section includes some projects that take a fresh approach to literacy, speaking and thinking skills; others involve summer schools and after-school programmes.
The help they provide takes many different forms but each one has a common goal: to help students to improve their grades so that they can start to fulfil their potential, whatever it may be and wherever it may take them.
Civitas run summer schools for children who have limited access to both enrichment activities and ongoing learning support over the summer. more >
A Chance to Talk
A three year pilot project that is using language specialists and volunteers to develop new models for teaching communication skills to 4-7 year olds. more >
That Reading Thing
Intensive one-to-one literacy support for teenagers in Bethnal Green who are severely behind in their reading and writing. more >
A project piloting chess tuition for primary students from disadvantaged areas, who would not ordinarily be able to afford chess tuition. more >