GW SmartDC


In partnership with DC Public Schools and community-based organizations, GW SMARTDC is committed to providing quality on-site, one-on-one or group tutoring for K-8 students in Washington, DC. Tutors build literacy and math skills with students while fostering meaningful relationships. Be a part of the solution to educational equity by tutoring elementary school students to help them succeed in the classroom and beyond.

This opportunity is open to undergraduate and graduate students interested in education and tutoring. This is a semester or year-long commitment available to volunteers and Federal-Work Study students.



Partner Sites


826DC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting students ages 6-18 with their creative and expository writing skills, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write.

Team Leader: Isabella Henderson , [email protected]   


The AnBryce Foundation

The AnBryce Foundation is a learning community that values: service, fun, learning, respect, responsibility, self-discovery, family, community, trust, confidence, cultural differences, and the balance between ennoblement and humility. 

Team Leader: Sarah Corso, [email protected]


For Love of Children

For Love of Children (FLOC) provides educational services beyond the classroom to help students succeed from first grade through college and career. FLOC brings together students, volunteers, families, and community partners in proven programs that teach, empower, and transform. 

Team Leader:  Zakir Tabini, [email protected]


Higher Achievement

Higher Achievement closes the opportunity gap during the pivotal middle school years. By leveraging the power of communities, Higher Achievement’s proven model provides a rigorous year-round learning environment, caring role models, and a culture of high expectations, resulting in college-bound scholars with the character, confidence, and skills to succeed. 

Team Leaders: 

Aishwarya Sukumaran (Ward 6), [email protected]  

Emma Andrews (Ward 7), [email protected]


Reading Partners

Their mission is to help children become lifelong readers by empowering communities to provide individualized instruction with measurable results.

Team Leaders: 

Lun Nem (Payne Elementary), [email protected]

Jovawn McNeil (Kimball Elementary), [email protected] 





Contact us at [email protected] or 202-994-9900