Center for Urban Research, Education and Training, Inc.: CURET Summer Academic Tutoring, Enrichment and Recreational Program
15551 Blue Hills Avenue, Bloomfield, CT 06002
- Academic Enrichment
- Career Exploration
- Creative Writing
- Educational Activities
- Field Trips
- Health and Wellness
- Science Activities
- Social Programming
Ages Served:3–18 years old
Areas Served:Bloomfield, East Hartford, Hartford, Manchester, Windsor
Program Length:3-4 weeks
Start Date:July 5, 2021 (first session)
End Date:August 5, 2021 (last session)
Hours of Operation:7:30 am–3:30 pm
Under $100: Reduced fee based on family income. Participants are required to attend all 4 weeks.
Along with certification in the specific academic areas for the grades they teach, teachers and other staff members have acquired accreditation in CPR/First Aid, CT State Department of Public Health.
1443 Albany Avenue
Hartford, CT 06112
More about our camp:
Highlights of CURET’s Summer Academic Tutoring & Enrichment Program
CURET’s summer program blends tutoring, enrichment, recreational components, hands-on learning in/outside classroom, strengthening skills in:
- Critical Thinking
- Problem Solving
- Computer/IT Literacy
Teachers reinforce academic skills; move students forward ensuring mastery of essential skills in Language Arts and math; remediation prepares students for the new school year.
- Reducing summer learning loss
- Providing students with reliable tools to be on the fast track
- Getting ready for the new school year
- Strengthening character
- Enjoying fun and creative activities: arts, crafts, cultural dance and music
- Going on field trips on Fridays
CURET infuses cultural components—visual and performing arts for recreation, unleashing students’ creativity and self-efficacy. To enhance the quality of the program and based on data gathered, teachers enlist the supports of teachers’ assistants (TAs) serving as role models for younger students; TAs also develop love for teaching and over the years eventually become teachers themselves. CURET’s Summer Program continues to impact students, teachers, TAs, and families.
Updates include incorporating Character Building and Values are built in our summer curricula, engaging students. The CURET program includes robust academic activities, work-and-fun. Students on verge to repeat grades usually improve, and are promoted to the next grade when the new school year commences.
CURET’s teachers are invested in improving students’ achievement. The summer program ends with an Award Ceremony and includes students’ performances; parents/guardians/families are invited to participate in their children’s summer experiences and accomplishments. CURET’s three-fold academic tutoring-enrichment-recreational activities give a lift to students’ success, encouraging love for learning and Character Building. CURET’s academic and enrichment model of work-and-play entail morning academics—literacy, numeracy, science; afternoon: arts/crafts; music, dance/drama, computer/technology; Fridays: field trips to educational centers—fun places encouraging curiosity.
CURET Summer Academic Tutoring, Enrichment and Recreational Program is Allergen-Friendly, Special Needs Accessible, and Summer School Compatible.