InstaEDU Expands On-Demand Tutoring Offerings For Students

InstaEDU Allows Students to Schedule Particular Tutors and Lessons

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From TechCrunch

With students turning to the web for extra academic assistance, it’s no surprise that tutoring sites are beginning to roll out better features and added perks.

Online tutoring site InstaEDU, which made a name for itself offering students on-demand tutoring, announced Tuesday that it is expanding its services and adding new offerings. Having launched in beta this past May, the company now allows users to choose particular tutors in advance and plan future sessions.

“We take a lot of pride in being able to help students the moment they run into challenges, but all research shows that building student/teacher relationships is also incredibly important,” said Alison Johnston, CEO and cofounder of InstaEDU. After having an on-demand lesson with one of our experts, a lot of students asked us for a way to continue working together, so we’re excited to make that ongoing academic relationship possible.”

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