Comparison of Tutoring Websites
A survey to help you choose the tutoring site that best fits your needs (as student or teacher)By Tutoring Site or Tutoring Website we mean a website that facilitates the connection between students and teachers for private, one-on-one lessons either online or in-home. There are hundreds of tutoring sites, and new ones are created every year, so it may be difficult for a student or teacher to choose the one that best fits one's needs.
This article is a survey where many tutoring sites in English and other languages are analysed and compared on various distinguishing features; the resulting grids provide essential facts to orient students who are looking for tutors, and teacher who are looking for students or employers and allow them to take informed decisions.
The most important distinguishing features of tutoring sites are described in the following table.
LEGEND: onl = online; eml= email only; inh = in-home; req = students can post tutoring requests; dep = tutor dependency on site's company (dep = dependent or affiliate, ind = independent); dir = student can browse tutor directory and choose preferred tutor; na = not applicable; un = unspecified; blended subjects = academic + non academic subjects; by tutor = free registration, lesson price according to specific tutor tariff
Date of last survery: 2011-08-01 (some data may be obsolete)
INDEX: Multilingual sites | Sites in English | Sites in Spanish | Sites in French | Sites in German | Sites in Italian
Multilingual tutoring sites back to index
Tutoring sites in English back to index
See also: tutorco.com, elf-english.com, chalksy.com, tutormatchingservice.com, tutoruniverse.com, learningscholars.com, teach4learn.com, selectmytutor.co.uk
Tutoring sites in Spanish back to index
Tutoring sites in French back to index
See also: teacheo.com, prof-contact.com, clevermate.fr
Tutoring sites in German back to index
See also: nachhilfenet.de, online.nachhilfe.de, nachhilfe-vermittlung.com
Tutoring sites in Italian back to index