Tutoring & Mentoring
Arizona Teacher Mentoring Project for Special Educators
This project supports early career special educators in Arizona by providing resources, professional development, and mentoring to teachers in the special education profession. The goal is to increase the number of highly qualified special education teachers in Arizona.
WordCats and MathCats
WordCats and MathCats (formerly America Reads*America Counts) are College of Education programs designed to raise reading and math skills in young children.
Project Student Outreach Access & Resiliency (SOAR) is the UA's premier mentoring program. Project SOAR targets students attending under-resourced middle schools in the Tucson area. The program enrolls approximately 100 UA students per semester who serve as mentors for hundreds of middle-school students.
Check out these fast facts about Project SOAR. (pdf)