Summer Scholars’ Academy in Albert Lea is a free program for students or adult learners who have graduated high school or earned a GED. In the Summer Scholars’ Academy, students prepare for college by taking pre-college Math and/or Writing.
Students receive guidance and support from dedicated instructors, Amy Wallin (Math) and Karen Kleinwort (English) and professional tutoring including college success Lunch & Learn seminars by our learning specialists Shailja Verma (Math) and Jane Bute (Writing).
The schedule is Tuesday and Thursday, 9am-11am (Writing) and 1pm-3pm (Math). One hour per week of tutoring is required for each class and noon hour Lunch & Learn seminars are highly encouraged.
What makes the Summer Scholars’ Academy special includes: