All Gooroo tutors possess...

  • Stack of Books
    Wisdom about students

    Our tutors connect with every single one of their students. They curate personalized lesson plans and understand exactly what methods work best for each student.

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    Clear communication with parents

    Our tutors are communicative and transparent to ensure that parents and students are all on the same page. Our tutors provide regular feedback and updates to parents.

  • Checkmark

    Our tutors are organized, timely, and honest. They take the time to prepare for each lesson to ensure the best experience possible.

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    Articulate teaching

    Our tutors all have their own natural teaching style. They are clear, methodical and precise in their teaching methods.

  • Heart

    Our tutors are exciting individuals who can foster discussion and conversation. They are open and ready to develop relationships with each student.

  • Lightbulb

    Our tutors have passions outside of teaching! Whether it’s rock climbing, cooking, or fashion design, each of our tutors have interests that can inspire your child.

Minimum requirements for grades and test scores

  • All Tutors


    College GPA

  • SAT Tutors


    SAT (old/new)

  • ACT Tutors



  • AP Exam Tutors


    AP Subject Tests

Steps to become a Gooroo tutor

  1. Application
    Each of our tutors apply so that we can review their educational background, teaching experience, and subject expertise.
  2. In-person interview
    We interview each and every one of our tutors in-person at Gooroo HQ. We believe it’s important for us to meet every potential tutor. This allows us to get an idea of each tutor’s teaching style, values, personality, and passions. We us this information to then match them with students.
  3. Background check
    All of our tutors go through a thorough background check. This covers a SSN trace, Terrorist Watchlist, National Criminal, and Sex Offender.
  4. Comprehensive onboarding
    We have a dedicated tutor support team at Gooroo to onboard and continuously support each of our tutors. The tutor support team is dedicated to providing each of our tutors with the right tools and materials to succeed.

Schools our tutors have attended

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  2. Harvard University Logo
  3. Yale University Logo
  4. New York University Logo
  5. Stanford University Logo
  6. The University of Chicago Logo
  7. University of Pennsylvania Logo