ChalkBeat: Online tutors are helping NYC students catch up. But expanding these programs remains costly.

Months after Read 718 opened its second Brooklyn storefront location, the one-on-one literacy tutoring program was forced to shut its doors because of the pandemic. But that hasn’t stopped the organization’s expansion. In fact, Read 718 — which offers intensive, free or very low-cost tutoring to struggling readers from low-income families — had an easier time recruitingContinue reading “ChalkBeat: Online tutors are helping NYC students catch up. But expanding these programs remains costly.”