Pearson Acquires TutorVista
Bangalore, India - January 18, 2011
TutorVista.com today announced that Pearson, the world's leading education company, is acquiring a majority stake in the company at an equity valuation of $213 MM (about Rs.960 crores). TutorVista.com is a global education services company that is the largest online tutoring company in the world and through Edurite, its Indian subsidiary, a leader in ICT, tutorials and schools business in India.
Essential Digital Resources for Students in K-12
Bangalore, India - October 25, 2010
Kids today are under more pressure than ever to perform well at school. Each year seems to bring more tests than the last - from quizzes, midterms and finals to standardized exams like the SAT.
Top Tips for SAT Test Preparation
Bangalore, India - October 07, 2010
As students across the country prepare to take the most important test of their high school careers, anxiety is mounting as the pressure is on to ace the SAT.
Six Tips for Back to School Success
Bangalore, India - August 19, 2010
The start of a new school year offers a clean slate and a fresh opportunity to make the most of the 180 days to come. The excitement of a new teacher, new classmates and new learning material can lend to an enthusiastic September, but maintaining the momentum until the following June isn't always easy.
TutorVista Honored by Entrepreneur Magazine and Marico Innovation Foundation
Bangalore, India - June 15, 2010
TutorVista the world's leading online tutoring company, today announced that it has been recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the "100 Companies to Watch" for 2010. Additionally, TutorVista has been awarded the Marico Innovation Foundation's "Innovation for India" award.
U.S. Experiencing Nationwide Education Crisis Tutorvista.Com's President Says
Columbia, MD - March 3, 2008
TutorVista.com, the preeminent online tutoring company, presented at yesterday's Harvard Business School's Social Enterprise Conference, held on the Harvard Business School campus in Boston, Massachusetts.
Tutorvista.Com Brings Live One-On-One Homework Help And Electronic Reference Materials To Public Libraries
Philadelphia, - January 11, 2008
TutorVista.com, the preeminent online tutoring company, today announced the launch of its live one-on-one homework help program for public libraries in the U.S. and Canada, giving students easy access to high-quality, instant academic support and electronic reference materials at their convenience, even at home by logging onto their public library's Web sites.
Tutorvista's Summer Tutoring Programs Keep Kids Learning During Dog Days Of Summer
San Francisco, - June 13, 2006
Just because school's out for the summer doesn't mean students can't continue studies - or get ready for the next school year. TutorVista (www.TutorVista.com), a personalized online tutoring and test-prep service featuring world class tutors, has launched their Summer Tutoring programs. These online sessions are to keep students engaged via fun, educational activities to prepare them - and their parents - for the upcoming school year.
Zogby & Tutorvista Expose Truth About Education & Tutoring
99 percent of Americans say Government does not provide sufficient access to tutoring
San Francisco. May 22, 2007
TutorVista, a leading online tutoring and test preparation provider, today announced the results of a nationwide survey conducted by Zogby International, which revealed that an overwhelming 75 percent of American believe tutoring can help all students and only 1 percent think that Government provides easily accessible government tutoring.
Lifelong Solutions Selects Tutorvista As Exclusive Online Tutoring Provider TutorVista's services included as part of Life Long Solutions customer membership offerings.
Baltimore, MD, May 9th, 2007
Lifelong Solutions, an online provider of access to financial, learning and legal solutions, has selected TutorVista, the leading online tutoring and test preparation company, as its exclusive online tutoring and test preparation provider to be included as part of their overall membership offerings.
Tutorvista And American Book Company Link To Provide Free Tutoring For Improved Test Scores Partnership fills a gap in education for America's students.
Woodstock, Georgia . April 17th, 2007
The American Book Company (ABC, www.americanbookcompany.com), the preeminent publisher specializing in standards-based state test preparation, today announced a partnership with individualized online tutoring and test preparation provider TutorVista (www.tutorvista.com) to offer free personalized tutoring to students nationwide.
Online Educational Leaders Tutorvista & Vocabulary.Com Collaborate On Creative And Helpful Viral Tools For Students
Palo Alto, April 4th, 2007
TutorVista, the global leader in online tutoring and test prep services, announced today that it will serve as the exclusive tutoring service provider for Vocabulary.com, a one-of-a-kind and free educational site. Vocabulary.com students are also eligible to receive two free weeks of tutoring and two free hours of test prep when they register online.
Online Education Leaders Tutorvista & Educere Bring Innovative Viral Tools To Students
Baltimore, March 28th, 2007
TutorVista, the global leader in online tutoring and test prep services, has announced that it will partner with Educere, a leading virtual education services provider to bring one-on-one personal tutoring to a wide array of students. For a limited time, TutorVista will offer Educere.s students two free weeks of tutoring and two free hours of test prep when they register on TutorVista.s Web site.
Tutorvista Secures $2 Million From Sequoia Capital India
SAN FRANCISCO, CA.June 12, 2006
TutorVista (www.TutorVista.com), a leading online tutoring and test preparation company, today announced it has secured $2 million in series A round funding. The round was led by Sequoia Capital India and includes prior angel investors. The funding will help TutorVista expand operations in the United States and bring affordable high-quality education to more students globally.
Tutorvista Brings Personalized Online Tutoring To United States World-class online tutoring based on comprehensive assessment for students of all ages
SAN FRANCISCO.June 7, 2006
TutorVista (www.tutorvista.com), a new online tutoring service that utilizes world class tutors to provide high-quality tutoring and test prep based on detailed diagnostic assessment, is now available to students of all ages in the United States.
Tutorvista Offers Instant Live Tutoring Immediate assistance available from any computer
Baltimore, - June 22, 2007
TutorVista, the leading online tutoring and test preparation provider, today announced availability of their new proprietary TutorVistaNow chat and whiteboard software, which gives students instant access to live online tutoring without cumbersome software downloads.
TutorVista secures $10.75 million second round funding led by LightSpeed Venture Partners ,Sequoia Capital India and Silicon Valley Bank infuse additional resources.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., - December 20, 2006
TutorVista (www.TutorVista.com), the leading online tutoring and test preparation provider, today announced the closing of a $10.75 million round of series B funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. Lightspeed contributed $7 million to the round while Sequoia Capital India and Silicon Valley Bank contributed an additional $3.75 million. TutorVista will use this new funding to expand all services and operations across the globe.
TutorVista named exclusive online tutoring provider for MSN Encarta.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., - November 30, 2006
TutorVista today was named the exclusive online tutoring provider for Microsoft's MSN Encarta online education portal. The deal calls for MSN Encarta to actively market TutorVista's online tutoring and test preparation services throughout the MSN Encarta Web portal.