About the Tutor

Top Tutor is owned and operated by Sunny Benton Calhoun, M.Ed. Sunny is a veteran educator and reading specialist licensed, certified and highly qualified by the state N.C.

Sunny has taught in both public (traditional and charter) and private sectors of education.  She holds a Master's degree in Education and Bachelor's degree in English. She has a current North Carolina teaching license in the following areas:

*Reading Specialist for grades K-12

*Elementary Education K-6

*Special Education: Learning Disabilities K-12

*Special Education: General Curriculum for Exceptional Children (K-12) Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies.

Sunny has taught elementary, middle, and high school with both general education students and students with special needs. She has also served as a literacy consultant, reading coach and mentor to teachers in the Gaston County area. Sunny has tutored students at all grade levels, as well as, college level.


When she is not at working, Sunny enjoys spending time with her family! She and her husband Chris live in Mount Holly.