When and how do I pay?
Payments are due at the beginning of each month by check, money order, or cash. Payment refunds are not provided, but all missed sessions can be made up. (Information about our rates.)
Do I need to sign a contract?
No, but a service agreement is required. Tutoring agreements are subject to monthly renewal, which are automatic unless the student/parent notifies Hedger Tutoring two weeks before the beginning of a month.
Is the school consulted regarding a student’s progress?
Yes, with a parent’s permission.
Are the parents involved in the tutoring of their student?
Yes, parent involvement is encouraged and recommended.
Are there expectations for student academic improvement?
Yes, the tutoring should show significant improvement within a reasonable time and the student is anticipated to assume responsibility for completing homework and putting forth appropriate effort to achieve the results expected by the parents, the tutor, and the student.
What are the backgrounds of the tutors?
Our professionals are experienced, certified educators or graduate students in the subjects they tutor. All are familiar with “state-of-the-art” or “cutting edge” strategies for tutoring students and have been carefully screened before they were hired. Tutors can be changed if requested.
Are assessment tests conducted?
Yes, assessment tests or evaluations are provided at no cost.
Can you help me get a better job and learn English?
Yes, we have many native English language tutors who also speak many international languages. We will help you with tests, application forms, and resumes.