Tutoring & Technology
Varsity Tutors Launches On-Demand Essay Review
- By Kate Lucariello
Tutors, the flagship business of parent company Nerdy
Inc., an online live learning platform used by
students from elementary school through college, has announced the
addition of On-Demand Essay Review. This new service allows students
to upload a draft of their work to the secure Live Learning platform
and get coaching and feedback from tutors within 48 hours.
service is available to students in districts currently participating
in On Demand Tutoring, which gives all students in a district or
school 24-hour access to live, chat-based tutoring, live and recorded
academic and enrichment classes, and self-study resources, the
• District-wide homework, study, and essay help
• Unlimited, 24/7 on-demand tutoring
• Standards-based practice resources
• Always-on live and recorded enrichment programs
Tutors offers harried teachers a helping resource, the company notes.
“Teachers tell us that they wish they had more time to give
students personalized feedback on their writing, and Essay Review
offers schools the ability to help students more frequently, creating
ongoing opportunities to improve their skills,” said Anthony
Salcito, Chief Institution Business Officer at Nerdy.
learn more about Varsity Tutors’ online learning resources, visit
its School Solutions page.
Kate Lucariello is a former newspaper editor, EAST Lab high school teacher and college English teacher.