How Gooroo works

  1. 1. Request a Gooroo tutor

    Tell us what you want to learn, and where and when you want to learn it. Let us know if you have any specific learning accommodations or needs.

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  2. 2. Receive your personalized tutor match

    Our algorithm will match you with a tutor perfect for you or your child. You’ll have exclusive access to your tutor for a limited time.

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  3. 3. Book and have a great first session - guaranteed!

    Book a session with your tutor and learn with them in person or online! If you’re not satisfied for any reason with your first session, get another match and session for free.

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  4. 4. Receive feedback

    Receive feedback and actionable recommendations after each session from your tutor and each quarter from Gooroo to stay on track toward your goals.

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How we are different

  • Get the tutor who is perfect for your child

    Our personalized matching process considers your child’s grade level, learning styles, and much more to connect them with the tutor who is qualified to teach them specifically.

  • Personal learning services that reduce stress

    We offer premium services such as a dedicated personal learning consultant, proctored in-person tests, college admissions advice, and much more.

  • Tools that empower learning

    We support you with effective learning tools such as timely session recaps, learning style tracking, and soft skill analysis. We also offer the ability to learn online through our versatile Virtual Classroom.

  • We take care of our tutors so they can take care of you.

    Thanks to our platform, Gooroo tutors don’t have to spend time on logistics or payment, and can spend their time focusing on helping your child improve.

What parents say about Gooroo...

  • Gooroo made it super easy to connect each of my daughters with their perfect tutor. The new membership platform encourages them to get help from their Gooroo tutors without hesitation and has developed a regular tutor/study regime.

    — Phil P. Father of two students learning math and English
  • My son Jonathan's robotics tutor Masuma is FANTASTIC! She is conscientious, prepared, patient and a great teacher!

    — Randi S. Mother of a middle school student learning robotics
  • Gooroo has been with us every step of the way, caring about the success of our child—from the first moments of ordinary test prep, to the more challenging time of helping our our son to get back on track academically after suffering concussions. Gooroo cares. This is personal for them.

    — Martha M. Mother of a high school student learning physics

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    Gooroo pairs learners with online mentors and tutors. For each session booked with Gooroo, they donate one book to BFA to improve literacy across Africa.

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    We support underserved K-12 students with academic skills enhancement.

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    We provide diverse adults and families with continuing educational support.

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    Our expert tutors act as mentors and advisors to students in China looking to expand their English education.

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    Residents at Related buildings receive exclusive educational amenities by Gooroo.

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    We promote seniors’ well-being through language and culture programs.

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Sydney (10th grader) with Shuyi (Tutor)

Perfect match, Guaranteed.

If you are not satisfied with your first session for any reason, let us know and we’ll give you a new tutor match and session for free!

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