Frequently Asked Questions

Questions Parents Ask

May I hire my child’s tutor to work privately with my child?
Once the tutor has completed his/her coursework through SU, then the student is able to tutor privately. It is the parents’ responsibility to make these arrangements with the tutor.

May I give a gift to my child’s tutor?
While tutors are enrolled in coursework they should not be given gifts. If you wish to do something for the tutor, please write a note to the tutor thanking him/her.

Does my child need to attend every week?
Yes, your child does need to attend tutoring every week so he/she can fully benefit from the instruction.

May my child do his/her homework during tutoring?
We do not do homework with a child during tutoring.