LOS ANGELES (May 26, 2021) – – TutorMe, the online tutor of the future, and the Lauderdale County School District (LCSD), announced today an agreement to provide their nearly 6,000 K12 students with access to TutorMe’s online, 24x7 tutoring service. Not only will TutorMe be available for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year, but for use during summer and the 2021-2022 school year.
With more than 15,000 tutors available at any time to help with more than 300 subjects, TutorMe provides immediate expertise whenever students need it. TutorMe's lesson space features robust tools such as virtual whiteboards, a text editor, audio/video chat, a code editor, and screen sharing. Lessons are archived for future reference.
"This is a support service that we are excited to provide for our students," said LCSD Instructional Technologist Dr. Marie Roberts. "With TutorMe, we can provide our children with academic support outside the scope of traditional school hours and beyond the school year."
“By offering TutorMe to their students, the Lauderdale County School District is showcasing its commitment to increasing student engagement through access to innovative programs and technology,” said TutorMe Co-founder and CEO Myles Hunter. “This extra support will help ensure that their graduates have the skills necessary for academic success to thrive after graduation.”
For more information on TutorMe, please visit TutorMe.com.
TutorMe is the online tutor of the future—as a leading provider of online tutoring, the platform connects students with highly qualified tutors in, on average, less than 30 seconds. TutorMe provides instruction via video chat, screen sharing, and virtual whiteboards archived for future reference. They work with learners and parents from K–12 to higher education, either directly or through partnerships with academic institutions or via employer-provided benefits. TutorMe is part of the Zovio network. TutorMe is a recipient of HowtoLearn.com's 2020 Parent and Teacher Choice™ Award and has received the Timmy for Best Tech for Good in LA, a National Parenting Product Award, a Mom's Choice Award, and 2021 Silver and Bronze Edison Awards.
Zovio (Nasdaq: ZVO) is an education technology services company that partners with higher education institutions and employers to deliver innovative, personalized solutions to help learners and leaders achieve their aspirations. The Zovio network, including Fullstack Academy and TutorMe, leverages its core strengths to solve priority market needs through education technology services. Using proprietary advanced data analytics, Zovio identifies the most meaningful ways to enhance the learner experience and deliver strong outcomes for higher education institutions, employers, and learners. Zovio's purpose is to help everyone be in a class of their own. For more information, visit www.zovio.com.