Outdoors Tutoring

About Our Tutors

We are a team of 20 tutors specially trained to provide reading instruction and support using an Orton Gillingham based phonics approach. We currently tutor online and in person in Vancouver, North Vancouver, East Vancouver, Surrey, Langley, Coquitlam, Poco, Ridge-Meadows, Mission, Abbotsford, Chilliwack and - yes, we know, totally random - Winnipeg! 


About the owner: 
Dana Haynes founded The Literacy Corner shortly after the birth of her now 6 year old son.  Before starting The Literacy Corner, Dana graduated with honours in Education and Linguistics from Simon Fraser University. She then spent 3 years mentoring university students in leadership development followed by 12 years as a full-time English language instructor and part-time tutor to students from the ages of 5 to 65! Dana is passionately committed to using effective, reputable, research based approaches and programs while keeping instruction flexible, engaging and individualized.