Overview of Tutoring Services in New York City

Are you searching for the best New York City Tutoring?

If so, you’ve come to the right place!

Teachers Who Tutor NYC is a premier New York City tutoring service staffed exclusively by independent, public, private, and charter school teachers with master’s degrees. We offer one-on-one private tutoring in NYC,  the Hamptons and Los Angeles to support students in a variety of services including subject-based academic enrichment, executive function coaching, and test preparation. Our private tutor sessions can be conducted in-home, online, or at a convenient location.

New York City Tutoring that Exceed Expectations

Teachers Who Tutor NYC requires that our tutors to hold advanced academic degrees, have extensive classroom experience, and demonstrate the ability to forge a connection with children and adolescents. Each child works with experienced teachers who understand the demands of a rigorous curriculum and the value of collaboration with classroom educators and parents.

Superior New York City Tutoring Services

When you sign up with Teachers Who Tutor NYC, you receive the following:

  1. A customized plan of learning objectives that prioritize your child’s unique academic goals and milestones. We consult with parents to identify both areas of improvement and personal strengths before matching students with a tutor. Our tutors customize lessons according to individual learning styles, empowering students to become independent life-long learners.
  2. Weekly feedback on your child’s progress. Weekly progress updates include strengths, areas of improvement, milestones, upcoming goals, and actionable steps to reach new academic goals. Here is an example of a weekly progress update.
  3. Collaboration with parents and classroom teachers. As educators and teachers ourselves, we understand that students are most successful when tutors, classroom teachers, and parents collaborate every step of the way. Our tutors work directly with their students’ schools to ensure that sessions align with the goals and curriculum of each course.
  4. Access to a team of dedicated New York City, NY tutoring professionals with experience in over 75 of New York City’s best independent, public, private, and charter schools. Every tutor at Teachers Who Tutor NYC has a master’s degree and years of teaching experience. Our tutors support all types of learners with individualized plans that target students’ specific needs. All of our tutors hold advanced degrees from leading universities and are warm, intelligent, and committed to helping students grow beyond the classroom.

Superior Compensation for New York City Tutors

Our tutors earn a higher percentage of fees than those at any other major New York City. As part of our hiring process, every tutor undergoes a thorough reference check before being interviewed and teaching a sample lesson. Only the tutors whose skill and enthusiasm meet our standards are selected for our New York City tutoring families.

To get started with our superior tutoring services, contact us today.

Abby Freireich and Brian Platzer

Co-Founders and Tutors

Abby Freireich and Brian Platzer are the co-founders and directors of Teachers Who Tutor, New York City’s only tutoring organization that pairs K-12 students with experienced classroom teachers. Teachers Who Tutor NYC offers a wide range of academic support services, including academic enrichment and remediation support for students who need help reaching their potential. Other services include executive functioning coaching and test preparation for all standardized tests, including those for college admission. Teachers Who Tutor NYC functions on the principle that children can succeed as independent learners when they are equipped with practical skills that will aid them both inside and outside of the classroom.

Abby and Brian understand that what children and parents need most from a tutor is individualized support and attention. Abby and Brian are classroom teachers, tutors, parents of two boys, recipients of master’s degrees, and the co-authors of Taking the Stress Out of Homework. Their popular guide to helping families navigate homework has received glowing reviews from parents, students, and educators. Jon R. Star, Ph.D., Professor of Education at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education, says “True to its title, this book offers parents a ton of helpful advice for navigating their children’s homework challenges. Brian and Abby come across as calming and reassuring veteran teachers who have seen it all and can point stressed parents in the right direction.” Filled with expert tips, Abby and Brian share best practices on how students can build life-long confidence and academic skills.

In addition to devoting their time to helping students achieve educational success, Abby and Brian are education columnists for The Atlantic. Their articles and commentary have been featured in The New York Times, on Good Morning America, CBS, CNN, NPR, the CBC, and numerous education blogs and magazines. Contact Teachers Who Tutor NYC for more information.