In this book, Tutoring: Complete Home Business Guide, the author, Kimberly Davison-Fujioka, who has tutored for over 25 years, teaches you how to develop a successful home tutoring business.
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Tutoring: Complete Home Business Guide
Tutoring: Complete Home Business Guide
In this book, Tutoring: Complete Home Business Guide, the author, Kimberly Davison-Fujioka, who has tutored for over 25 years, teaches you how to develop a successful home tutoring business. You will learn how to:
Set up your own Tutoring Business/Decide What to Tutor
Find Students who need a Tutor
Establish your Hourly Rate
Advertise your Services for Free
Use Skype and other Video/Audio Messaging Services
Webcams and Audio for Teaching Online
Create a Virtual Classroom
Maintain Regular Monthly Income
Kimberly is an experienced ESL (English as a Second Language) teacher with 25 years of experience under her belt.
In the second half of this book, she teaches you how to:
Teach international students how to speak English
Make a Lesson Plan
Teach the Beginning Speaker of English
Teach English conversation using Pictures
Teach English conversation with Podcasts
Free ESL Lessons
Websites with Free ESL Lessons
Create ESL lessons using newspaper articles
Tutoring: Complete Home Business Guide will give you everything you need to set up your own tutoring business. This includes free marketing tips and online tutor referral websites as well as two full chapters on setting up an online tutoring system. The guidance and tips that are peppered throughout this book can only be garnered from someone who knows what they’re talking about. Kimberly helps you learn how to talk to parents whose children are in trouble at school, how to talk to the student to encourage them and how to uncover the reasons why a particular student is not doing well in school. In regards to tutoring ESL students, Kimberly teaches you how to interact with ESL students so they can learn to master the communication skills they so desperately need to survive in this country. She teaches you how to teach simple sentences from basic photos and magazine articles to use with students. She teaches you how to use everyday newspaper clips to teach students vocabulary and conversation skills.
―Tutoring and Test Preparation is Booming,‖ according to the U.S. Industry Report.
―With the recession in full effect, unemployed Americans began returning to school at an increasing rate, boosting demand for tutoring and test preparation services. While this trend is expected to continue, other factors will contribute to the industry's forecast growth.‖ May 20, 2010, U.S. Industry Report.
Amazingly, tutors are earning more than ever and while most Americans have little money to spend, they are using it for tutoring either for themselves or their children.
Even the Gifted are Turning to Tutors
According to the Chicago Tribune, ―even the gifted are now turning to tutors‖. A reporter from the Chicago Tribune stated that, ―Today, though, tutoring has evolved way beyond the remedial to a form of instruction for top-level students as well as those as young as kindergartners. It's a twist that says a lot about academic anxiety among some Americans, competitive parents and a rising gap in what experts call educational equity.‖
Why are so many people seeking tutors?
The answer is simple. It is a fact that everyone knows:
More education means more earning power.
Parents are choosing a better life for their children when they invest in tutoring and, after that, higher
education. As a result, tutors are in demand. When demand increases prices go up, as we all know. As a result, people who tutor can ask for even more money for their services.
I never tutor for less than $40.00 per hour; and I often receive $100.00 per hour by scheduling several students with similar learning goals at the same meeting.
Their parents pay ahead of time for their sessions, each one pays $25.00 per hour for group tutoring sessions. Do the math and you can see how easily you can earn good money in the tutoring business.
This is an excellent time to start a tutoring business!