Become a Private Tutor: How to Start and Build a Profitable and Successful Tutoring Business

Newly revised and updated – February 2015. Would you like to earn money without feeling like you’re working? Would you love to have a job that truly changes people’s lives? Are you the kind of person who loves learning new things and thrives when showing others how to reach their “AH HA” moment? Have you ever considered working with children or young adults? Would you love to work when you want, on your own terms and earn the income you deserve? If you answered “YES” to any of the above, this book is for you!

How to Start a Home-Based Tutoring Business

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.


Be a Great Tutor: The Inspiring Guide to Tutoring All Ages

Take your tutoring skills from good to great with the inspiring guide to tutoring all ages. Enjoyable to read and easy to understand, Be a Great Tutor leads both beginning and experienced tutors step-by-step to more successful sessions. Erin Quinn O’Briant, MFA, editor of, explains three fundamentals of tutoring. With major contributions from award-winning education nonprofit leader Christopher Balme, O’Briant guides readers through applying these skills in reading, math, writing, test preparation, and study skills.

Tutoring as a Successful Business: An Expert Tutor Shows You how

Master tutor, Eileen Shapiro, reveals the secrets of her 28 years of success: how to tutor everyone from preschoolers through college and adults, how to set-up and promote a part-time or full-time professional tutoring business, and how to tutor your children at home.