Literacy Volunteers of Illinois


Supporting Volunteer Literacy In Illinois Since 1979


Tutor Resources


Printable Materials and Lesson Plans



English Literacy

ESL Specific 

Math Resources





Digital Literacy:

  • Chicago Public Library's Digital Learn: This is an online tool to help students learn how to use a computer and navigate the internet. Courses on essential digital knowledge, such as how to use a search engine, create an email account, and use Microsoft Word are offered in plain language in both video and text format. 

Math Literacy:



Pedagogical Resources


Looking for something else? Explore our community partners and our external network

  • ProLiteracy:  ProLiteracy was born in 2002 when the organizations Laubach Literacy International and Literacy Volunteers of America merged. Their mission is to champion the power of literacy to improve the lives of adults and their families, communities and societies.

  • Secretary of State Literacy OfficeThe mission of Secretary White's Literacy Office is to enable agencies in Illinois to offer services to help Illinois adults and their families who read at the lowest levels to increase their reading ability in English. 

  • Secretary of State Literacy Office Resources for Practitioners - Full list of resources for your reference
  • National Literacy Organizations List provided by ILSOS