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!

Book Description

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!

About Lewis, Beth

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.