Tutor & Student Success Stories

A Family Affair
July 20, 2017 | No Comments
I had the roles of reading tutor and program coordinator with the Learning Buddies Network (LBN) from 2013 to 2014 and 2017. Initially, I was drawn to this organization because it combined two of my passions, working one-on-one with children and improving childhood literacy. Now we’ve made it a family[...]
I’ve been with Learning Buddies Network for one summer session as a Reading Tutor!  The most rewarding thing about the work I’ve done so far is definitely seeing the confidence my buddy has gained through reading.  I also feel that I’ve gained some teaching experience as well as the satisfaction[...]
More Than a Tutor
July 20, 2017 | No Comments
I have been with Learning Buddies Network for one summer as a reading tutor. The most rewarding part was just bonding with my buddy, and watching him grow. Taking my buddy from not being able to understand my instructions, to him being able to consistently read 3 letter words was[...]
I have been a tutor volunteer for the reading program from 2013-2014, and a program coordinator from 2014-2017.  Much like my sister, Jennifer (her Success Story can be found here), I was drawn to the organization out of a desire to help children while at the same time improving my[...]