Federal Work Study at Learn To Be

Learn to Be partners with numerous Federal Work Study programs around the US. FWS recipients can tutor with Learn to Be as a way to earn money towards their college tuition.

Interested in partnering your FWS program with LTB? Getting set up is easy! Reach out Emily Darcy at emily.darcy@learntobe.org
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Federal Work-Study

Why Choose LTB as a Host Organization

LTB is connected with the America Reads program 
Tutor onboarding and training is provided
All hours are easily tracked electronically on LTB website
FWS recipients are easily connected with students to tutor for a flexible and independent work experience.
FWS recipients won't just be earning money towards college, they'll be helping a student who otherwise wouldn't be able to afford it.
Federal Work Study with LTB

Proven Success

LTB has been working with FWS programs for years!
Nearly 100 FWS recipients have worked with LTB
LTB has worked with 10+ different FWS programs around the US.
FWS recipients have dedicated over 3200 hours of tutoring to supporting students on LTB's platform.


Some common questions we get about the Federal Work Study with LTB

What Families Are Saying

You'll find first-hand that we have one of the best placement systems in the US.
"Our tutor motivates Blake and he looks forward to his tutoring session. She is very patient and explains things in a manner he understands."
8th Grade Math Student
"My tutor was absolutely amazing with my daughter! She was so patient with her! My daughter is always excited about her next session."
1st Grade Reading Student
"Our tutor seems to have been able to quickly build a good rapport with Cameron. I was worried that Cameron might be resistant to tutoring on the weekend, but those concerns were unnecessary. In fact, Cameron's face lights up when he hears that he will have tutoring this weekend. I think he looks forward to the sessions!"
2nd Grade Reading Student
"I love seeing the interaction between the student and the teacher and the way the tutor explains materials to the student that makes easy to understand. Giving enough time to the student to solve a math problem on its own instead of rushing and giving the answer."
Student Parent
4th Grade Math Student
"My tutor was amazing and super kind as well as a great teacher! The best teacher I've had in math honestly. I got everything she explained and learned a lot."
11th Grade Algebra Student
"Faith stated she finally feels like she understood the math they were working on. Working with her tutor one on one really helped her!"
6th Grade Math Student
"Our tutor has enabled Elizabeth to have more confidence in school. We are now hearing from teachers that she is more engaged and is putting forth more effort to stay on top of her studies. She truly enjoys the tutoring sessions and has said nothing but great things!"
7th Grade Math Student