AASA Partners With Tutor.com To Offer Schools On-Demand Tutoring Tools

July 24, 2009

Contact:
Amy Vogt (AASA)
703-875-0723
avogt@aasa.org

Jennifer Kohn (Tutor.com)
212.528.3101 x228 (T, Th)
917.686.5387 (M, W)
jkohn@tutor.com

ARLINGTON, Va. – The American Association of School Administrators (www.aasa.org) has partnered with Tutor.com to provide school districts with online tutoring resources for K-12 students. Tutor.com (www.tutor.com) is the leading provider of online tutoring and homework help, offering tutoring in math, English, science and social studies, including AP-level classes, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Tutor.com connects students to certified tutors online for a one-to-one learning experience that is efficient and individualized to the students' needs. The tutors use a targeted tutoring approach that helps students with the specific problem at hand while ultimately ensuring that students can tackle future problems on their own. Every session takes place in an online learning classroom that features live chat, an interactive whiteboard, file sharing and web browsing. Tutor.com offers both direct-to-consumer services and a Learning Suite for K-12 schools.

“When students need extra help with schoolwork, Tutor.com is available 24/7 as a convenient and valuable resource for students, parents and teachers. AASA is pleased to present this service to our members, who are dedicated to helping all students achieve at high levels,” said AASA Executive Director Dan Domenech. 

“Tutor.com is excited to have such a strong partner in AASA to introduce our one-to-one, online solutions to students and educators. AASA has a long history of helping school administrators make the right decisions when it comes to educating our students,” said George Cigale, Tutor.com’s founder and CEO.

About AASA
The American Association of School Administrators, founded in 1865, is the professional organization for more than 13,000 educational leaders across the United States and throughout the world. AASA’s mission is to support and develop effective school system leaders who are dedicated to the highest quality public education for all children. For more information, please visit www.aasa.org.

About Tutor.com
Tutor.com is an award-winning online homework help and learning service that connects students to a certified tutor for one-to-one help. Tutor.com is offered at over 1,800 public libraries and schools across the country and is available statewide in Alaska, Alabama, Kansas and Rhode Island. Our network of over 2,000 expert tutors has conducted over 4.5 million sessions. To learn more about Tutor.com, visit us at www.tutor.com or call us at 1-800-411-1970.