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WyzAnt Helps You Find The Right Tutor For You

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With school being over for many students parents often worry that their kids won't be ready to continue their education during the summer. So what better way to ease your fears than to hire a tutor. The next question that comes to mind is how does one find the right tutor? Do I check the paper? Do I look online? Well WyzAnt solves that problem for you. WyzAnt has tutors for you to search for by subject matter and by price.

What is WyzAnt?

WyzAnt is the nation’s largest and oldest online tutoring marketplace. We help you find

qualified private tutors at an affordable price.

Value to students:

• Accessibility

• Flexibility

• Safety (background checks, on-platform communication)

• Good value - lower than traditional brick & mortar tutoring

• Robust feedback and ratings history

Value to tutors:

• Flexibility in schedule/ biz management

• Quality vetted stream of student leads

• Management tools

• Payment processing

• Fair commission structure compared to other tutoring types

When did WyzAnt launch?

September 21, 2005

How does it work?

1) Students Sign up through the homepage sign up form or directly by emailing a tutor

2) Student and tutor communicate through email

3) Before arranging specific time and place to meet, students must have a valid form of

payment on file

4) Once payment is on file, students and tutors arrange meeting tim

Most popular cities based off GA web traffic:

- New York, LA, Chicago, Houston, San Diego, San Francisco, Dallas Atlanta, Philadelphia

Cool Stats:

- Since 2005, students have received over 2.9 million hours of instruction through WyzAnt

- Users report that it takes as little as 8 hours of personalized instruction to improve one

full letter grade

- WyzAnt has a 99.1% satisfaction rate

- You don’t pay for your first hour with any tutor unless you find a good fit

- 26,686 students had a lesson with a tutor listed on WyzAnt last month. (check out our

homepage www.wyzant.com to see this updated number)

- WyzAnt has tutors within 10 miles of 93.7% of the US population

- We are selective: 1 in 4 tutors who begin the application process get approved to begin

lessons

- Real people will answer your call right away. We have a full service customer support

team because we believe in humans helping humans

- National average hourly rate is ~$43-$45

- 75 full time employees and 73,000+ contracted tutors nationwide

I had the chance to speak with one of these tutors and learn first hand her experience. Check out our interview with her on our YouTube page and on our podcast as well. Jem Corraggio is certainly a very experienced tutor and is vast with her tutoring subjects. Here is a list of her subjects she can tutor you on.

Math:

  • ACT Math
  • actuarial science
  • algebra 1
  • algebra 2
  • calculus
  • differential equations more »
  • discrete math more »
  • geometry
  • linear algebra
  • logic
  • prealgebra
  • precalculus
  • probability
  • SAT math
  • statistics
  • trigonometry

Science:

  • biology
  • chemistry
  • genetics
  • physical science
  • psychology

Music:

  • general music
  • guitar
  • sight singing
  • songwriting
  • voice (music) more »

English:

  • ESL/ESOL
  • grammar
  • public speaking
  • reading
  • SAT reading
  • SAT writing
  • vocabulary

Test Preparation:

  • ACT Math
  • GED
  • GMAT
  • GRE
  • LSAT
  • Praxis more »
  • SAT math
  • SAT reading
  • SAT writing

Computer:

  • C++
  • MATLAB
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Visual Basic more »

Language:

  • ESL/ESOL
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • sign language

History:

  • religion

Special Needs:

  • ADD/ADHD more »
  • Aspergers
  • autism
  • dyslexia
  • hard of hearing
  • phonics

Elementary Education:

  • elementary (k-6th)
  • elementary math
  • elementary science
  • grammar
  • phonics
  • reading
  • spelling
  • study skills
  • vocabulary

Business:

  • GMAT
  • GRE
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • public speaking

Corporate Training:

  • C++
  • ESL/ESOL
  • GMAT
  • grammar
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • public speaking
  • sign language
  • statistics

Homeschool:

  • algebra 1
  • algebra 2
  • biology
  • calculus
  • chemistry
  • elementary (k-6th)
  • ESL/ESOL
  • geometry
  • Japanese
  • prealgebra
  • precalculus
  • reading
  • SAT math
  • SAT reading
  • statistics
  • study skills

With all that knowledge available to you at your disposal there is no reason you can't excel in your schooling. There is one rule everyone must remember though. Do not get a tutor the night BEFORE a big test. Here in Philadelphia I have some stats about what area students are learning from WyzAnt.

Philly Stats:

Number of students with lessons: 3,028

Active tutors: 1,690

Lessons in past 12 months: 23,952

Average hourly rate: $43.24

Most popular subjects in Philly:

algebra 1

algebra 2

chemistry

Spanish

physics

calculus

SAT math

elementary (k-6th)

reading

geometry

English

writing

French

precalculus

prealgebra

SAT reading

elementary math

ESL/ESOL

statistics

biology

No matter what you are looking to learn WyzAnt is here to help. Find yourself a tutor in your area and start your adventure into learning something new. Satisfaction is always top priority and check out all the tutors and find the one that best suits your needs. WyzAnt has the tutor you are looking for. It is a great service with tutors who want to help you and want to see you advance in your learning experience. From kindergarten to college and even adults can get help from WyzAnt.

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