Distance Learning




Your student can receive tutoring in almost any subject! Our tutors are prepared to help with math, reading, writing, science, and social studies. We can also instruct Spanish, French, and Mandarin Chinese!


Connecting Chicago operates on a quarterly schedule. Families can register for tutoring in three month blocks. Students can receive one or two 45-minute sessions per week!

The upcoming session is Quarter Four. Tutoring will commence on April 19th and end June 18th. The deadline to register is Friday, April 9th.


All tutoring takes place virtually. Our tutors are trained to make learning over the computer a seamless experience!


Your student will be paired with a tutor who is comfortable in all of your desired subject areas. All volunteers are current high school, undergraduate, or graduate students and have completed our training program.

Our Focus on Equity

At Connecting Chicago, we are currently tutoring in five languages and accommodating students with IEPs. Our remarkable tutors are working diligently to ensure your child has the best learning experience possible. We have provided our tutors with targeted resources for subjects to ensure engaging lessons.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do tutoring services cost money?

No, there is no cost associated whatsoever to our services.

Who are the tutors?

Connecting Chicago tutors are passionate Chicago-land high school and college students. Our tutors are at the heart of Connecting Chicago, and we could not operate without them.

What if my child and the tutor are not a good fit?

While we strive to make the best pairing possible, we understand that this may occur. Please reach out to us if you do not feel that your pairing is not working. We will work on rematching both the tutor and students.

How do tutoring sessions work?

Tutoring sessions are completely virtual and are held on Zoom, Google Hangouts, and over-the-phone. Tutoring sessions are each thirty minutes long to maximize student engagement.

How long is each session?

Each session is thirty minutes long. Each student can receive up to three sessions per week.

What age groups can receive tutoring?

Any student from a kindergartner to a senior in high school can receive tutoring.

What subjects are offered?

English, math, science, history, foreign languages, executive functioning, and high school courses.

What if my student has an IEP?

Connecting Chicago is accomodating of students with IEPs and will place your student's tutor in contact with our IEP consultant prior to tutoring.

Which languages can my student receive tutoring in?

Students are able to receive tutoring on any subject in languages including Spanish.