Studio Ampersand is a tutoring company that matches tutors throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island to families looking for extra support. Our focus is on building students confidence and creating excitement in learning while combating the challenges that Covid has brought for education. Our tutors are all CORIed, extensively trained in online and in person tutoring, and have many years of experience tutoring and/or teaching. We offer tutoring for all academic subjects and grade levels including SAT/ACT prep and online and in-person tutoring.
At Studio Ampersand, all of our tutors have a passion for learning and making sure everyone student's individual needs are met. Our priority is ensuring student's success whether that be bringing up their grade or making sure they feel confident in their learning abilities.
Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
Every new student will receive an initial consultation where they will sit down with a tutor and go over goals and expectations for the program. The information gathered at the initial consultation will be used to create a personalized program for the student. Our programs offer flexible scheduling and customizable programs. You are welcome to schedule a meet and greet with the tutor before starting to ensure best fit.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
All tutors have Bachelors degrees as well as many years of tutoring experience in their respective topics.
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
For test prep, one hour sessions are $85 while an hour and a half costs $110. Academic tutoring has a lower rate at $65 per hour and $90 for an hour and a half. We do offer sliding scale discounts and financial assistance.
What types of students have you worked with?
SAT, ACT, AP, SSAT, ISEE, and general academic prep for all grade levels and subjects.