Author: Dave & Amy | 6 post(s).
January 13, 2015 - We are Dave and Amy Jones, and we created this blog to share our experiences as parents, teachers, entrepreneurs and more.Amy and I met in Westchester County, NY in 1992, and we were married seven years later in Sunset Beach, NC. We were blessed with our daughter in 2002 and our son in 2005. Amy is originally from central Ohio, and I was raised in upstate New York. I came to Westchester to pursue a Master's Degree in Education and a Professional Diploma in School Dist [...]
January 14, 2015 - Private Tutor Directory™ was created because [at the time] we were both being asked to tutor students, but we didn't have the time to meet the needs of the number of students and parents who were seeking our services. Invariably, parents would ask us if we knew anyone who could help them. Unfortunately and far too often, colleagues and friends we knew who tutored privately were always booked and could not take on any more clients. Frustrated by our inab [...]
January 15, 2015 - Creating Private Tutor Foundation™ alongside Private Tutor Directory™ is a no-brainer. We are committed to helping people help people, so having the ability to better meet the needs of as many people as possible beyond our home, classrooms, schools and community just makes sense. Please consider registering as a volunteer for Private Tutor Foundation™ in your community. We're looking for advocates, fundraisers, administrators, team leaders, speakers, m [...]
February 21, 2015 - Originally, I created the I Oppose Bullying™ Facebook Page as a dad and teacher who truly opposes bullying with every fiber of my existence. My original goal was to unite as many Like Minded Individuals™ as possible to simply raise awareness and hopefully make some kind of difference in the lives of people [and their families] who are currently being bullied or have been bullied at any point in their lives. Thankfully, the page gradually gained support f [...]
April 5, 2015 - We cordially invite fellow teachers & parents as well as tutors, education gurus and knowledgeble bloggers in related fields to register as Education Contributors to post professional articles via Private Tutor Education™. As an Education Contributor, your articles are published to our Private Tutor Education™ archives where they can be read by thousands of Members, Guests, Friends, Sponsors, Volunteers & Contributors participating via our websit [...]
August 7, 2015 - Becoming a Member of Private Tutor Directory and adding Members you know to your Tutor Net helps you create a network within our Network for Lifelong Learners & Teachers. It also helps to verify your identity and services provided for Guests visiting your Member Profile. Tutor Net is a verification and referral opportunity for Members of Private Tutor Directory. It's a system for you to connect with other Members in order to grow professionally and better serve Gues [...]