Students & Parents
WHAT iS THE BEST WAY TO FIND A TUTOR?
When you have signed up or logged in to your account, you’ll see “Tutors” in the navigation. In the Tutors section, you’ll be able to search by name, subject, grade, city, hourly rate, and gender. You will be able to select the criteria that are most important to you.
HOW CAN I CONTACT A TUTOR?
To message the tutor click on their profile picture to access their profile. In the top right corner click “Ask a question” to message the tutor directly. You can also directly “Book Now” and provide information that the tutor will receive or message the tutor.
What are the tutoring features in the classroom?
In the classroom tutors and students can have a video call, audio controls, a whiteboard for collaboration and file sharing to make communications as seamless as possible.
HOW CAN I CREATE A PARENT ACCOUNT?
The navigation in the top right of the website has “Sign Up For A Free Trial.” After clicking on that link, click the “Sign Up” button in the top right corner on the next page. When you’re signing up and providing your information, you’ll be able to select the type of account you’d like. Select “parent” versus “student” or “tutor”.
HOW DO I stay up to date on my child?
When logged in to your account you can access your dashboard by clicking “Overview” in the navigation. Your child or children will be listed individually in the left column. You’ll be able to track their status including “Completed Sessions” and any comments.
What is Douroosi Rewards?
Douroosi Rewards is our incentive program. You earn points for signing up, completing tutoring sessions, engaging with us on social media, referring friends and more. You can use those points for great gifts.
HOW CAN I FIND A STUDENT?
If you are signing up as a tutor, we do all of the hard work! We will help you find appropriate students via our faceted search and our student emails.
What Is Douroosi?
Douroosi is a learning platform where tutors can promote their skills and expertise on their profile, attract parents and students and get paid to teach from around the world.
Is Douroosi affiliated with any teaching associations, governments or third-parties?
Douroosi is an independent party, and we developed our platform to benefit tutors and students directly without the influence from third-parties. All tutors work from the same planes based on tiers- we don’t play favorites.
Does Douroosi pair tutors with students?
The tutor’s ability to market themselves to parents or students is the most effective way to convey their credentials and immediately build a connection and rapport.
What are the ways tutors can work with students?
Help for students can come in many ways! The opportunities to work with students ranging from subject support to exam preparation to class projects and more.
Does Douroosi provide lesson plans or teaching materials?
Every teacher brings their value and approach to working with students. It is crucial that tutors are able to understand and connect with students fully. Tutors are responsible for creating their lesson plans, securing and providing the necessary supporting materials and we’re confident this is the best way to make the essential connection.
WORK FROM WHERE YOU WANT
Our platform, which is mobile friendly, helps communication tracking between tutors and parents/students more effective to plan and stay on top of your to-do’s