English as a Second Language (ESL) Tutoring
Since 2005, we have helped international students improve their confidence and test scores for admissions to US schools. This includes tests needed to demonstrate English proficiency, such as the TOEFL and IELTS.
Our clients have even included other professionals in the field of education - teachers, Ivy League professors, and members of the Princeton University administration. Whether your child is struggling or simply looking for enrichment tutoring, our exceptional private tutors will create a customized approach tailored specifically for your needs. After each session, you'll receive a detailed progress report to track your child's improvement (view a real recap from one of our TOEFL tutoring sessions).
Please visit our testimonials page to read what other parents have said about our amazing tutors. We receive messages like these every week!
Why Princeton Tutoring?
The BEST ESL Tutors – Our rigorous recruiting and testing process ensures that we have the best ESL tutors. Our tutors are former valedictorians, founders of volunteer groups, and top athletes, who are deeply engaged in a multitude of activities and will bring that same high-level commitment to your child’s education.
The Most Effective Matching Process – No need for you to scroll through dozens of potentially unqualified tutor profiles. Our experienced staff will match you with the tutor who will be the perfect fit for your child’s unique needs.
Post-Tutoring Recaps – Session summaries keep you in the loop, help you track progress, and give you peace of mind.
Satisfaction Guaranteed – We have an impressive track record of increased scores and confidence, and many of our clients are returning customers or referrals. This is why we can offer the best guarantee in the industry.
What further differentiates us from the competition is our genuine desire to help your child succeed. Both Kevin and I started tutoring in high school and continued throughout our college years at Princeton and beyond. We chose to tutor because it was extremely rewarding and something we truly enjoyed.
Princeton Tutoring was born out of the early successes of our former clients and our desire to provide high-quality tutoring to other families. We understand better than most what parents are looking for, what children need, and which qualities make the best tutors.
Thank you for considering us. We look forward to speaking with you and working with your child to help fulfill his or her academic potential.
The Application Process for US School Admissions Doesn’t Have to Be So Difficult
International high school students whose native language is not English are required to demonstrate proficiency in English as part of their application. The two most popular exams for this are the TOEFL and IELTS. We have worked with many international students, particularly from China and Korea, to prepare for the TOEFL and IELTS. Additionally, we work with these students to improve their speaking, writing, and reading comprehension skills in general.
Beyond this, many of our students have just moved to the United States to attend middle or high school. Understandably, this can be a difficult transition. Many have previously studied English, but now find themselves embarrassed to speak for fear of making mistakes. Or, they may revert back to their native tongue when at home or with other international friends. And of course, many are simply overwhelmed by the challenges of being immersed in a new language while simultaneously adjusting to a new culture and new school system. We can help not only with the language struggle, but with the transition as well.
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How Princeton Tutoring Can Help
- Understand Your Needs
- You will have a consultation with one of our partners or directors, all of whom are experts in education.
- We will identify your goals, and learn more about your child’s academic strengths and weaknesses, testing history, materials used, learning styles, personality, and interests
- Make a Perfect Match
- Our partners have more than 15 years of experience matching clients to the right tutors – and we are VERY good at it.
- Customized Test Prep
- Each tutoring session is tailored specifically for your child’s unique needs.
- Your tutor will analyze your diagnostic test for strenghts and weaknesses, develop a game plan, explain confusing concepts, and assign lots of homework
- Proper strategies, tips, and test-taking techniques will be emphasized and reinforced at every session
- Post-Tutoring Recaps
- After every tutoring session, you will receive a detailed progress report to keep you informed.