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12338 A Shelbyville Road
Louisville, Kentucky
40243

502.785.4416

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Quality Tutoring in Louisville

Boasting a unique economy and one-of-a-kind culture, there’s no place quite like Louisville, Kentucky. This has kept new citizens coming here for generations, and helped grow the city into one of the best places to live in the ‘New South’. This makes it a great location for GradePower Learning®’s state-of-the-art tutoring facility to help students on their path to success.

At GradePower Learning®, our tutors focus on building both confidence and core subject proficiency. It’s a great place to help students overcome learning difficulties, or simply develop the skill that will leave them more prepared for their educational future. Learn more about our Louisville tutoring programs below.


Serving Louisville & Beyond

GradePower Learning®’s Louisville tutors are happy to welcome students from neighboring towns and cities including: Clarksville, Shepherdsville, Mt. Washington, Laconia, Elizabeth, and Clermont.

Math Tutors in Louisville

The abstract concepts of math can be intimidating to students. Our instructors present math in a fun, interesting way that makes those abstract ideas relatable so your child can improve performance and confidence in math class.

Science Tutors in Louisville

Developing a passion for science can unlock a world of potential both professionally and academically. Our science tutors know how to make this subject fun, engaging, and informative to all students to help turn science struggles into science success.

English Tutors in Louisville

English concepts such as grammar and structure are essential to succeeding in the classroom and in life. Our English tutoring programs are designed to help students master this subject, as well as develop better reading, writing, and speaking skills.

SAT & ACT Tutoring in Louisville

Our SAT tutors and ACT tutoring programs make preparing for college-readiness exams easier with custom-created workbooks and study guides. With a solid study program and tutors that help students practice material and build confidence, students have the tools needed to reach their potential.

To learn more about Louisville tutors, contact GradePower Learning® today!

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What's New at Louisville

GradePower Learning has programs for all kinds of learners—the student struggling in math, the gifted child who hasn’t been challenged or the teenager seeking a better ACT or SAT score.

We believe it’s possible for children to grow smarter! GradePower Learning has been nurturing children’s curiosity for 30 years and we’ve helped thousands of children improve their motivation and earn better grades. We can help yours, too!

 

THE STRUGGLING STUDENT

If your child is struggling to keep up, you may not know why. You may wonder, “Is it a lack of confidence? Is it an auditory weakness? Is it a weakness in problem-solving or reading comprehension?”

If your child has been getting bad grades or is behind grade level, here are two facts that will make you feel better right away:

  1. It’s not your fault.
  2. Your child CAN learn.

So many parents turn to GradePower Learning after other methods haven’t helped. Forcing your child to “buckle down and study harder” doesn’t work. Neither do traditional tutors, endless drills, or rote memorization.

At GradePower Learning, we understand that, besides your child’s own academic struggles, there is more pressure than ever on students to demonstrate critical thinking in all subject areas. Students are expected to show that they are building proficiency in academic and cognitive skills throughout the year.

Let us figure out the cause of your child’s learning struggles and how to help your child rediscover the joy of learning.

 

WHY WE'RE DIFFERENT

We’re way beyond tutoring. We don’t just provide homework help to prepare for the next assignment or test. We help strengthen the foundation—cognitive and academic skills--which can be used for years to come!

We create unique learning programs for children so that they can reach their full potential. Our programs are designed to meet four important goals:

  1. Encourage independence and imagination.
  2. Develop cognitive and academic skills.
  3. Promote striving for excellence.
  4. Teach children to celebrate learning.

 

THE COLLEGE ADVANTAGE

Competition is stiff to get into the top colleges and universities, and tuition costs are rising. Even if your child is at grade level, earns good grades, and performs well on the ACT or SAT, getting into an Ivy League school or earning a big scholarship can be tough. That’s why enrichment tutoring is more important today than ever! Plus, it’s never too early to make sure your child is ready for success in college.

If your child is earning good grades but complains of being bored, then it’s the right time to discover if your child is testing at a higher grade level. Simple tutoring will not enrich gifted children because they are just reviewing the same textbook they already understand. They shouldn’t be stuck reviewing knowledge that has already been mastered.

Our proven enrichment planners can take your gifted child to the next level and beyond. At GradePower Learning, we’ll introduce new, more challenging concepts while we continue to fortify cognitive learning skills. This way, we’ll not only keep your child on the path to success but keep your child ahead of the pack.

Whether your child is struggling or wants to get the edge in college admissions, we can help!

Careers with Tutor Louisville

  • Math/Science Specialistt

    Position Details

    Motivated by mathematics? Sharp with science? Excited by equations in both fields? Eager to help students succeed in math and science? 

    GradePower Learning in Louisville is looking for an upbeat, dynamic part-time Math/Science teacher who wants to work in a challenging and rewarding teaching environment. Candidates must possess a strong background in Math and Science and must be comfortable teaching students in Grades 9–12 at all levels in both subjects. 

    We focus on cognitive personal development and look for individuals who will honor GradePower Learning teaching methods and philosophy in a fun environment. We will train you in our innovative Interactive Coaching methods that teach students how to learn and study more effectively.

    Our candidate must have:

    If you possess all of the above qualities, meet all the qualifications, and want to join a high energy group of educators whose goal is to see students succeed, then please send your cover letter and resume to slim@gradepowerlearning.com. We thank all applicants for your interest in GradePower Learning. However, only those selected for the interview process will be contacted.

    • General Qualifications:
      • A rockstar personality, tenacious drive, strong leadership skills
      • Ability to work in an environment that yields fast-paced results
      • The ability to multitask, be flexible, and think on your feet
      • Vibrant personality, and enjoys interaction with young people
      • Dynamic, energetic, and outgoing personality
      • Dedicated and passionate teacher who thrives on seeing students succeed
      • Upbeat and willing to motivate children
      • Must be flexible in availability
    • Specific Qualifications:
      • Experience in either teaching or tutoring high levels of math
      • Bachelor’s Degree or fourth-year university students with extensive tutoring experience
      • Must have extensive knowledge of the current 9th-12th-grade math and science curriculum including but not limited to Advanced Functions, Calculus, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology
      • Good knowledge of the current 9th-12th-grade math curriculum, particularly senior maths including Advanced Functions, Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus, and Vectors
  • Education Coordinatorr

    Position Details

    GradePower Learning is a global leader in Supplemental Education. We are new to Louisville, and at GradePower Learning we take pride in being a little different. In so many ways, this place is like no place you’ve ever worked. We love what we do, and we love having fun while doing it. We strive to hire excellent people, and we expect excellence. Great people make a great team and will keep our company strong. We are passionate about our mission; to help children achieve their highest potential.

    Do you want to help us change the community one family at a time?

    We need someone who can:

    • Train and support our teaching/coaching team
    • Build professional relationships with parents, and provide updates on students progress
    • Administer our Dynamic Diagnostic Assessment, and create individualized programs
    • Meet with local schools and community organizations to build community awareness and promote the GradePower Learning difference
    • Be a great leader. To motivate and inspire others to achieve their highest potential
    • Communicate well face to face, and over the phone
    • Create a fun, caring and energetic learning environment on a daily basis

    The perfect candidate will have one or more of the following:

    • Bachelor’s degree related or transferable to the education field
    • Experience in teaching or education
    • Early childhood education
    • Teaching certification

    Please send resume, cover letter and three references to slim@gradepowerlearning.com. Must pass criminal background check.

  • Teacher or coachh

    Position Details

    GradePower Learning is a global leader in Supplemental Education. We are new to Louisville, and at GradePower Learning we take pride in being a little different. In so many ways, this is like no place you’ve ever worked. Seriously, we love what we do, and we love having fun while doing it! We strive to hire excellent people, and we expect excellence. Great people make a great team and will keep our company strong. We are passionate about our mission; to help children achieve their highest potential!

    Our approach is fundamentally different and goes way beyond tutoring. Our teaching methods emphasize cognitive learning as a major component of the learning process. We combine cognitive learning and interactive coaching to develop active thinkers, healthy self-esteem, and a lasting love of learning. Our unique programs teach children to learn how to learn, breaking the cycle of hiring tutors year after year.

    We know why you became a teacher, and we offer an opportunity to reach every single child that walks through our door. At GradePower Learning, you will enjoy just teaching. No lesson plans, no preparation. You will be trained on our proprietary curriculum and given the tools to be a successful coach in a small group setting. You will provide personalized instruction in Reading, Writing, Math, Study Skills, and SAT/ACT prep to students of all levels using cognitive-based methods.

    We are looking for flexible part-time tutors/teachers with a passion for coaching kids between ages 3 and 18. We are looking for candidates with great skills in relating to kids of all ages and personalities. A positive attitude is a necessity, as is the desire to praise and celebrate both the achievements and difficulties along the learning path of each child.

    If you know you can make a difference, we want you on our team!

    We need team members with these qualities:

    • Ability to maintain a positive, enthusiastic, can-do attitude!
    • Warm, energetic, organized and self-motivated.
    • Patient and understanding; recognizing that all students are unique.
    • Ability to build intrinsic motivation in our students and make it matter!
    • Desire and personality to establish a fun learning environment.
    • Ability to work independently as well as in a team setting.
    • Skilled in problem-solving.
    • Willingness to learn and implement the GradePower Learning methods and take pride in their work.
    • Values and consistently exhibits honesty and integrity in all situations.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

    Candidates Needed:

    • Elementary and middle school level teachers/tutors with the ability to coach students in reading, writing, grammar, math, and science.
    • ACT/SAT coaches with great skills in relating to high school students and their unique personalities. High school math and science proficiency required. (Algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and chemistry.) For ACT/SAT coaches, former teaching experience is not required. Only energetic applicants who scored in the 90th percentile on the SAT or ACT need apply. Training and curriculum are provided. Current college students are welcome to apply.
    • Pre-school teacher with prior experience in pre-school or kindergarten to teach our “Little Readers” pre-school program with emphasis on phonics, math, and fine motor skills. 2 1/2 hour morning interactive pre-school program for ages 3-6 years. (Education degree preferred.)

      The perfect candidates will have at least one of the following:

      (All candidates must be available for a minimum of 2 afternoon/evening hours between 4-8pm at least two days/week for elementary, middle school, and high school coaching positions. Pre-school teacher candidates must be available morning hours 9 am - 12 pm; 2 to 5 days per week depending upon enrollment.) GradePower Learning programs impart new approaches to learning, designed to last a lifetime. You will enjoy a great work environment, a competitive hourly rate ($12 - $15/hour for Preschool and K-12 teachers; $20-$25/hour for SAT/ACT coaches,) and the opportunity to make a difference!

      Please send a resume, cover letter to slim@gradepowerlearning.com. Must pass criminal background check

        • Bachelor’s Degree (in Education preferred)
        • Experience in teaching or education
        • Early childhood education
        • Teaching certification
        • Field expertise and excitement about teaching
        • Familiarity and/or expertise with Common Core Standards a plus!

Summer is our favorite time of year! We have sessions five evenings a week, all summer long. Many students take advantage of the great catch-up time offered in the summertime by scheduling extra sessions. Others utilize the summer to preview next grade-level skills. Still others come back every summer just to stay sharp and keep their minds active over the long break. 

In addition to our year-round individualized programs, in the summer we offer two group options:

STUDY SKILLS WORKSHOP:  JULY 9-AUGUST 8

Mon / Wed @ 6:00 pm-7:30 PM  

(Entering 6th - 9th grade)

Five-Week Seminar Introducing the Fundamentals of Studying -- $400 

call (502) 785-4416 to register

  • Organization and time management
  • Goal-setting and action planning
  • Homework management
  • Project planning
  • Active listening and note taking
  • Studying for tests

     

MATH CAMP: AUGUST 6-10

MON-FRI @ 1-3 PM

(Entering 1st - 5th grade)

Sharpen Math Essentials after the Long Summer Break -- $300,

call (502) 785-4416 to register

1st to 3rd graders:
  • Addition/Subtraction
  • Place Value/Regrouping
  • Multiplication/Division
  • Word Problem Solving
4th to 5th graders:
  • Multiplication/Division
  • Fractions
  • Decimals
  • Word Problem Solving

 

Enrollment Process

Are you ready to invest in your child’s future success? Are you ready to take your child from struggling to thriving and provide him or her with the challenge he or she needs to soar?

Then you are ready for GradePower Learning.

Our unique learning program will equip your child with the confidence and self-esteem to learn and succeed at anything–from college to a successful career. It’s more than learning for school–it’s learning that lasts a lifetime.

The GradePower Learning Process involves four important steps—The Dynamic Assessment, Program Recommendation, Active Learning Sessions and Regular Program Reviews—to put your child on the path to success.

 

HERE’S HOW THE GRADEPOWER LEARNING PROCESS WORKS:

 

STEP 1: THE DYNAMIC ASSESSMENT™
This may be the most enjoyable test your child has ever taken! In this low-pressure session, one of our dedicated staff members will administer the Dynamic Assessment™ to identify your child’s strengths and weaknesses in regards to his or her cognitive and academic strengths. Our assessments usually take about two hours and assess whether your child is at, below, or above grade level—and what type of learner he or she may be! The results paint a holistic picture of your child’s academic and cognitive skills and aptitude.

 

STEP 2: CUSTOMIZED PROGRAM RECOMMENDATION
We’ll sit down with you and review the results. Based on the results, we'll recommend a customized learning plan that addresses weak academic skills, nurtures academic strengths, and builds confidence and true understanding in a way that no other tutoring plan can.

 

We also determine the number of coaching hours needed to produce better grades and better motivation. Our program not only addresses core subject areas, but it also integrates GradePower Learning strategies with school. We create a program just for your child; the curriculum is tailored to your child’s needs in math, reading comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, and writing. This is how GradePower Learning Louisville works with you and your child to produce lasting and meaningful change.

 

STEP 3: ACTIVE LEARNING SESSIONS
Now that your child is “in on the plan”, the relationship with his or her academic coach will be off to a great start. Working in small groups under the coach’s personal direction, your child’s training sessions will be filled with fun, lively discussion and a lot of celebrating. We celebrate success, but we also celebrate mistakes as opportunities to learn. After only a few sessions, you may begin to notice a change in your child’s mood, confidence, self-esteem, and attitude toward school.

 

STEP 4: ONGOING PROGRAM REVIEWS
Our regularly scheduled Lesson Plan Reviews will keep you consistently aware of your child’s progress on our shared journey to success. We’ll also let you know of any changes to your child’s program. While you’re free to call us anytime with questions or feedback, the Program Reviews are events you can add to your calendar; sort of our version of a report card. Lastly, we will connect with your child's teachers (with your permission) to form a partnership with them in order to collectively and collaboratively work with your child!

Location Specific Programs

GPA

GPA 5.0 SAT

Preparing for University

GPA

GPA 5.0 ACT

Preparing for University

ESL

Esl program

Grades 1-12

20-Hour Study Skills

20-Hours Study Skills Program

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What Parents & Students Are Saying

In just 6 weeks of tutoring, my daughter's ACT math score improved 3 points!

Beth M.

My daughter was going to a private tutor to prepare for the ACT. We switched to GradePower Learning Louisville and after 1 session she was already learning new methods. She says that she is learning so much more and feels better prepared for the ACT. Mrs Susan is very friendly and accommodating. Highly recommended.

Keith S.

My daughter was falling behind in reading and writing. We came to GradePower Learning of Louisville to get her back on track. The staff was patient and positive with her, even when she was not. I’ve seen a change in her attitude toward school. She is a more confident student. She now has had all A’s for the last three grading periods. GradePower Learning has worked wonders for her.

Natalya R.

Big, big thanks to GradePower Learning! My daughter has gone from D's in math last year to A's this year. I love the strategies they have given her to help her in more than just math. I have found a partner to help me in homeschooling my children! You will not be disappointed to call for help TODAY!

Angie P.

I loved it here. I learned more in my 7 classes then I have in my first semester in senior year math. They fully prepared me for the math act and worked with me on my math mid term. My tutor was also super nice and a good teacher!

Lauren M.

The staff at GradePower Learning are amazing and they work with the children and help rebuild self-esteem through learning. Affordable prices and you get to pick how many times per week and hours. They work with you and your children’s teacher’s to help improve the child.

Wendy M.

GradePower Learning has helped improve my daughter's reading skills. Awesome place for enhancing skills!

Carey S.

Finally, a place where my daughters can get their academic enrichment and homework help at the same while not complaining but liking it! Kudos GradePower Learning Louisville!

Y. S. Sam

GradePower Learning is an amazing place to learn how to strive during school and after. Amazing teachers and better than most tutors! 5/5

Shannon C.

Wonderful program! My daughter has been getting tutored here since June and I can see such a big difference! Everyone is so friendly and sweet. I would definitely recommend this place if you're looking for tutoring.

Allison G.

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