Tutors are more popular now than ever before. The methods used to teach our children are far different than how we learned several years ago.
Attempting to teach a child at home today can be a real challenge when our lingo and approach seems to be a foreign language to them. However, a qualified tutor can both explain a subject in current terms, and provide the teaching patience that many families are looking for.
But how do parents go about finding the best tutor for their child? A number of tutor services exist today that match qualified personal tutors, trained in one or several subjects, with the student in need. However, these services and respective tutors can vary greatly in price and the subjects they teach.
Before you hire a tutor for your child, you should consider the following:
Focus. Which age groups and learning subjects does the company provide tutoring for?
Location. Will the tutoring occur at your home, at a separate location, or online?
Cost. What is the cost of the tutoring service?
TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best Tutor Services available today. We hope these reviews help you find the right tutor for your child's needs!
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WyzAnt is the expert in education and training. Their easy-to-use database of qualified tutors is both free and expansive. Qualified tutors are available across the nation to teach just about any subject to students of all ages. When looking for a tutor, your search should start with WyzAnt. Read More...
Care is a provider of babysitters, elder care providers and more. They have a large database of tutors accessible with monthly membership. The average hourly price for a tutor is dependant on each individual but tends to run below the average. While education is not their specialty, Care offers affordable tutoring options worth looking into. Read More...
Mathnasium offers onsite learning centers for those struggling with match. We appreciated that Mathnasium measures students success by how well they improve in school. For those challenged in other subjects, they will need to look elsewhere for a tutor. Read More...
Despite some confusing lingo, School Tutoring Academy only offers tutoring via online. For those unable to find a tutor in their local area, this might be an only option but we were concerned with the effectiveness for many children trying to learn via a web cam. Read More...
Sylvan misses the mark with undisclosed pricing and expensive evaluation fees. We found numerous complaints of Sylvan's customers that had paid thousands of dollars in tutoring fees and were unhappy as a result. For more affordable, and convenient tutoring options we recommend you choose a higher ranked company. Read More...
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eReflect's Ultimate Vocabulary Wins Best Vocabulary Software Title From Vocabulary.co.il Vocabulary building organization Vocabulary.co.il regards the Ultimate Vocabulary software to be the best vocabulary-enhancing program in the market. eReflect hopes that readers will benefit from this detailed review and evaluation of the program, which was recently published on the website.Publication Date: March 02, 2015
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Pasadena Recovery Center Welcomes Renowned Attorney and Recovery Advocate Robert Shapiro to their Groundbreaking Speaker Series Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at 12:00 p.m.Publication Date: February 26, 2015
New Century Expands Adult Education Network to Hernando Womens Prison New Century Education, a not-for-profit foundation dedicated to helping teachers succeed with at-risk, special needs and adult students, is helping women at Hernando Womens Prison in Florida get a second chance at an education.Publication Date: February 23, 2015
Bright Kids Partners with Off-Broadway Show, Application Pending Bright Kids Inc., America's premiere tutoring company, has teamed-up with the hilarious new off-Broadway play, 'Application Pending'.Publication Date: February 24, 2015
Color Comes Alive on the Fashion Runway at Spring 2015 Canvas of Style Runway Show at The Bellevue Collection Tickets are on sale now for the Spring 2015 Canvas of Style Runway Show at The Bellevue Collection, April 25th at 9:00 a.m. in Center Court, Bellevue Square to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue.Publication Date: February 26, 2015
Dick Bolles, the Author of What Color is Your Parachute?, Partners with Brainfuse Online Tutoring to Help Students eParachute is now available to Brainfuse users throughout the country at participating local libraries and higher education institutions.Publication Date: March 03, 2015
Ultimate Spelling Promoted As Best Learn To Spell Software By TopTenReviews.com, eReflect Confirms eReflect is proud to announce that Top Ten Reviews considers Ultimate Spelling the best spelling solution on the market at the moment. Top Ten Reviews highlights the features that make the program unique, and uniquely efficient in teaching spelling.Publication Date: February 25, 2015
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National Geographic Photographer joins Compass Rose Expeditions for Photography Tour Compass Rose Expeditions, global adventure travel company under the guidance of Jock Montgomery, will partner with Michael Yamashita, renowned National Geographic photographer and author, to lead a private photography tour in Sri Lanka and Yunnan.Publication Date: February 25, 2015
Katherine Cooksey Is Crowned Miss New York World 2015 Katherine Cooksey is the Miss New York World winner. She competed against 14 other women and was crowned on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Manhattan NYC Affinia Hotel in the heart of NYC.Publication Date: March 03, 2015
Priority Energy and Albany Park Community Center Partner Again to Provide Complimentary BPI Energy Auditor Training for Under-Employed Cook County Residents Free energy auditor training, provided by Priority Energy and funded by the 2015 UWI grant, is now available for eligible individuals. The BPI credential is a nationally recognized certification that will help individuals enter the growing energy efficiency industry.Publication Date: February 27, 2015