More than 24,000 students enrolled in Massachusetts public schools are identified as homeless.

Due to Covid-19, our tutoring program is now conducted virtually.  We are grateful for those who volunteer hours to help provide academic, social and emotional support to our students. 

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trainings TYPICALLY take place at SOWMA headquarters
100 laurel street, suite 121, e. bridgewater, ma 02333

for more information about our tutoring program contact:

LYNN MCMANUS 

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TUTOR AT A GLANCE 

Volunteer Tutors come from a variety of backgrounds and range in age from young adults to retirees.  

Tutors are paired with one student (K - 12) and meet for one or two hourly weekly sessions.

The tutoring calendar follows the public school year and runs during early evening hours from Monday - Thursday.  

We provide free training and educational workshops throughout the year.

Each of our 18 tutoring site locations is managed by a SOWMA Site Coordinator, who oversees the tutoring sessions. 


Volunteers must be 18-years-old to tutor independently; those ages 14 - 18 must be accompanied by an adult. 

  • Tutors must fill out an online application and complete an orientation and training. 

  • Once trained, you will be matched with a student at a site located in one the following communities:  Brockton, Middleboro, Dorchester, Taunton, Plymouth/Kingston, Norwell, Fall River, New Bedford, Attleboro, Weymouth and Stoughton.  

It is important that tutors honor their time commitment (one hour a week for at least a full term) so that students can be assured of reliable and consistent support. 

         TERM ONE:   SEPTEMBER - DECEMBER
         TERM TWO:  JANUARY - JUNE 

For more information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 508-587-9091.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN MAKING A DIFFERENCE!

ONE CHILD AT A TIME! 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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School on Wheels - MA
100 Laurel Street
Suite 121
East Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02333

508.587.9091

Federal Tax ID 20-1020880
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