Frequently Asked Questions

If you’ve got questions, we’ve got answers.


Who Is Eligible to Receive Tutoring?

Living Room Tutors is designed to tutor all K-12 students in a variety of subject areas. As long as you are between the grades of Kindergarten and 12th grade, you are eligible.

Where Does the Tutoring Session Take Place?

Tutoring sessions can be conducted over a variety of online meeting platforms such as Zoom, Google Hangouts, or Skype. It is between the tutor and tutee to utilize the platform that they feel is most fitting.

Who is Eligible to Become a Tutor?

Living Room Tutors strives to maintain a student to student tutoring environment. We prefer our tutors be in grades 9-12, however we will consider applications from middle and college aged students.

How does the matching process work?

The LRT team will create matches based on the preferences of both the tutor and tutee. For tutors, we take into consideration what age groups you are comfortable tutoring, as well as subject areas you are comfortable with. For tutees, we find you a tutor that can meet demands in your desired subject ares.


Does This Service Cost Money?

No. Living Room Tutors is completely free to use. Everything from the matching to the actual tutoring sessions is free of charge. This is all thanks to our wonderful student volunteer tutors!

Can Students Who have language barriers receive tutoring?

Yes! LRT is here to support our English learner students. Our tutors can teach in a variety of languages, such as Spanish, Arabic, Somali, French, and Chinese!

How Long Does it Take to Make a Match?

Expect a match within one week.

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