Who We Are

Our mission has been to help you reach your highest potential by pairing you with an experienced and qualified educator who desires one thing: to offer you a quality learning experience. We strive to be different, not just your average tutoring center. We will help your student succeed in reading, writing and math by using intensive programs like Spell-Links, Heggerty Phonemic Awareness, Orton Gillingham and various other vetted resources. We believe in assessing the student and meeting them at their current level, followed by making an overall plan to help them succeed!


Jennifer has a diverse special education background with a bachelor's degree in Exceptional Learning K-1,  a master's of Arts in Education and is certified in Illinois and Tennessee. She has spent many years as a private tutor. She also recently finished an intensive training program and is working on becoming a SPELL-Links Certified Provider!


Chrissy has a bachelor's and a master's degree in Early Childhood Education, and also has a master's degree as a highly trained Reading Specialist for PreK-12th grade. Chrissy has also co-authored and presented numerous times on the Heggerty Phonemic Awareness program. She was mentored and trained by Dr. Michael Heggerty while teaching first grade, becoming a K-2 reading specialist, and transitioning into her role as union co-president. She also helped to manage and run the MTSS (RTI) program for a public elementary school in the Northwest Suburbs. 


Together, these two educators will help your Fox Valley Learner soar to new heights! With Fox Valley Learners, you’ll get affordable tutoring that actually gets results. Our tutors are experts in their respective subjects, and vary their teaching techniques depending on the needs of the student. But don’t take our word for it—try us out today and see how we can help you excel well beyond the classroom!

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