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How to Start a Home-Based Tutoring Business: *Get paid to help kids succeed *Make parents your ally *Build trust with students *Set your own schedule *Market your expertise *Become the tutor everybody wants!
     

How to Start a Home-Based Tutoring Business: *Get paid to help kids succeed *Make parents your ally *Build trust with students *Set your own schedule *Market your expertise *Become the tutor everybody wants!

by Beth Lewis
 

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Private tutoring represents a billion-dollar industry in the United States, serving millions of students a year. For educators, a home-based tutoring business may represent a part-time job to supplement their teaching income, a flexible career choice after having their own children or retiring from the classroom, or a uniquely fulfilling way to work one-on-one with

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Private tutoring represents a billion-dollar industry in the United States, serving millions of students a year. For educators, a home-based tutoring business may represent a part-time job to supplement their teaching income, a flexible career choice after having their own children or retiring from the classroom, or a uniquely fulfilling way to work one-on-one with children who need specialized help. But other people with expertise in various fields, including those with business skills, can also capitalize on this trend. In this comprehensive guide, a longtime teacher and tutor shows them how to do so.
• Get paid to help kids succeed
• Make parents your ally
• Build trust with students
• Set your own schedule
• Market your expertise
• Become the tutor everybody wants!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762754328
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/06/2010
Series:
Home-Based Business Series
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
1,069,650
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Beth A. Lewis has worked in the education field for ten years, as both a classroom teacher and as a home-based tutor. The About.com Guide to Elementary Education, she has taught third grade in an award-winning Title I elementary school as well as high school English, journalism, and SAT preparation at a private institution. Lewis now tutors students in a wide range of subjects and on several grade levels.

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