Through a rigorous interview process, we ensure that each tutor meets our ideal criteria.


Our tutors have expert-level knowledge of the academic subjects they teach. If tutoring a standardized test, the instructor must score in the 99th percentile.

Academic pedigree

Our tutors are honors graduates from some of the top colleges and universities in the world.

Interpersonal connection

It’s important that our tutors can engage all types of learners from wide-ranging backgrounds. Our client feedback consistently describes our tutors as friendly, engaging, and inspiring.

Communication skills

We take tough concepts and make them manageable.  We only hire tutors who can break down study and testing strategies in an easy-to-understand manner.

Customer service

A cornerstone of The ArborBridge Advantage is an exceptional overall experience. Our tutors are trained to go above and beyond to understand and meet each family’s needs.

Professional Development

We believe in the power of lifelong learning. And our training doesn’t stop after onboarding. We regularly train our tutors on education and technology developments, ensuring our entire team uses the most up-to-date and best teaching practices in an ever-changing world. Examples of our ongoing tutor training include:

  • Best practices for tutoring students with learning differences
  • Strategies for improving students’ test-taking mindset
  • Tips for helping students to develop foundational academic skills
  • Optimal approaches for preparing students for computer-based testing