Back to Basics By The Numbers! Did You Know…

ART, little girl with totem poleStudents served: 16,500 since 1985
Customer rating for the overall experience at Back to Basics: 95% (June 2013 – June 2015)
Customer rating for the effectiveness of tutoring received: 93% (June 2013 – June 2015)
Translators and interpreters on staff: 136
Tutors on staff: 129
Subjects taught: 60+
Staff with distinction (Master’s degree or higher): 51
Years in business: 30
School contracts: 28
Hospital and corporate contracts: 17
Translating and interpreting languages available: 16
District contracts: 13
State and Government contracts: 11
National and state honors and awards: 10
Education Centers: 2
Student to faculty ratio: 1:1

Celebrating 30 years

2013 Hasbro Community Action Hero Scholarship Nominations’ deadline is February 20

The Hasbro Community Action Hero Award recognizes outstanding young volunteers who show that you are never too young to make a difference in your local or global community. Hasbro Children’s Fund and generationOn will celebrate five young people between the ages of 5 and 18 for their extraordinary community service and volunteer activities at a special recognition event in New York City and award each winner a $1,000 educational scholarship.

Deadline: 5 p.m. EST – Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

The nominee’s achievements must demonstrate one or more of the following characteristics:

• Outstanding service to one’s local, national or global …

The solution for stir crazy kids this winter? February and March “Dollar Days” at Hagley Museum!

On Sundays in February and March, Hagley Museum is once again offering “Dollar Days” and admission is only one dollar!

Enjoy the picturesque winter landscape along the Brandywine. Experience the warmth of the Steam Engine house and industrial noise of the Machine Shop. Tour the du Pont ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills. Lunch at the Belin House Organic Café. And, get those kids out of the house!

Hagley Museum Sunday hours for February and March are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

PHONE: (302) 658-2400
Hagley Museum and Library
PO Box 3630
Wilmington, DE 19807-0630

Back to Basics Learning Dynamics is the

Back to Basics in Wilmington, Delaware is hiring Creole, Chinese, and Vietnamese interpreters for work during the month of February

Back to Basics Learning Dynamics in Wilmington, Delaware has an immediate need for Creole, Chinese, and Vietnamese interpreters. Work would occur during the month of February.

For more information or to apply please call 302-594-0754 or contact Beverly Stewart beverly@backtobasicslearning.com

Back to Basics Learning Dynamics is the undisputed leader in one-on-one tutoring in Delaware. In addition, the company offers a unique Department of Education-approved K-12 Private School in Wilmington, Delaware and a Delaware Business and Trade Schoolfor ages 16 and older. Back to Basics is the winner of numerous awards for academic and business excellence including the Better

Davidson Fellows Scholarship deadline is February 20, 2013!

This scholarship is for high school students who have completed a significant piece of work that falls into one of the following categories: science, technology, engineering, mathematics, literature, music, philosophy, or outside the box.

Each submission must be an original piece of work recognized by experts in the field as “significant” and it must have the potential to make a positive contribution to society.

To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be 18 years of age or younger as of October 4, 2013; there is no minimum age to apply. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents residing in …