Korn Learning Assessment Social Skills Center News

UT to Tutor Kids in Grades 1–6 in Reading, Math

A limited number of children in first through sixth grade who are struggling with math or reading may be eligible for academic tutoring this summer at UT Knoxville. The Korn Learning, Assessment, and Social Skills Center, in conjunction with UT’s Special Education and School Psychology programs, will offer tutoring services using scientifically validated intervention strategies.

UT to Offer Post-Secondary Program for Students with Intellectual Disabilities, Autism

College students with mild to moderate intellectual disabilities and autism will soon have the chance to attend UT Knoxville. The new two-year vocational certificate program, set to begin in fall 2011, is being funded by a $321,683 grant from the Transition Program for Students with Intellectual Disabilities, part of the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education.