FAQ

What types of services do you offer?

We offer 1-to-1 tutoring at a local library near your home.

 

In what subject areas do you tutor?

We specialize in Reading/Language Arts, Math and Writing.

We will work with your student on his/her schoolwork, or bring in our own custom curriculum to improve skills in trouble areas.

 

Can you help my student with his/her organizational skills?

Yes, we believe organization skills are a key to any student’s success. Therefore, we incorporate organization strategies into tutoring sessions.

 

Taking tests are stressful for my student. Can you help?

Yes:  We incorporate test-taking techniques into our tutoring sessions.

 

How often do tutoring sessions take place?

Ideally, our tutors will meet with your child twice a week.  These meetings are typically scheduled for 1.5 hours each.

 

When does tutoring take place?

We work with you to understand your schedule constraints and then identify and work with one of our tutors that can support the identified schedule.

 

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Each of our tutors are state licensed.  

All of our tutors undergo a background check prior to working with any students.

 

What happens if the tutor is not a good “fit”?

In the event that a student/tutor do not appear to be working well together, we will work with you to find a replacement tutor that will better meet your child’s individual needs.

 

Do you tutor students with special needs?

Yes:  We work with your child to develop a learning plan that aligns and supports their IEP or 504 Plan.

 

What if I pay for a tutoring session and something unforeseen happens?

The session can be re-scheduled.  Out of courtesy for our tutors, we ask for a 24 hour advance notification call if a session will need to be re-scheduled.

 

How do we get started?

Please contact us directly either by phone or by completing the online “Contact Us” form on our website.  Someone will be in touch with you within 1-2 business days.