These Tutoring or Education Support Programs were voted the Bay Area’s 2021 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.
San Francisco & Marin
Gold: Tutor Corps. This team of private academic tutors provides instruction to elementary, middle and high school students online and at home. 2443 Fillmore St., #380-7575, San Francisco. 415-990-1322. tutorcorps.com.
Silver: 826 Valencia. 826 Valencia St., 180 Golden Gate Ave. and 1310 Fourth St., San Francisco. 415-642-5905. 826valencia.org.
Bronze: Viva el Español. Multiple Bay Area locations. 925-962-9177. vivaelespanol.org.
Gold: RAFT – Resource Area for Teaching. This resource for educators offers activity kits, office supplies, arts and crafts materials and more.1355 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose. 408-451-1420. raft.net.
Gold: Silver Creek Academy. Programs feature challenging curriculum, credentialed teachers and low ratios.5619 Silver Creek Valley Road, San Jose. 408-839-5905. scaasanjose.com.
Silver: Huntington Learning Center. Multiple Bay Area locations, including 7335 Bollinger Road, Cupertino. 408-475-5338. huntingtonhelps.com.
Bronze: Tutor Corps. Multiple locations. 415-990-1322. tutorcorps.com.
Gold: Learning Bee Learning Center. This center offers hands-on academic enrichment opportunities after school, as well as classes in LEGO robotics, writing, Scratch programming and more. 39977 Mission Blvd., Fremont. 510-226-8408. learningbeelearningcenter.com.
Silver: The Growing Room. Multiple locations. 925-837-4392. thegrowingroom.org.
Bronze: Lafayette Academy. Multiple locations. lafayetteacademy.com.
Bronze: TutorCorps. Multiple locations. 415-990-1322. tutorcorps.com.
Gold: BookTree. Provides monthly totes full of books for kids to practice reading skills. 1699 Annie St., Daly City. 415-469-9944. booktree.us.
Bronze: Healthy Cities Tutoring. 826 Chestnut St., San Carlos. 650-508-7327. healthycities.site.