verb (used with object)
- to train, school, or discipline.
- to admonish or reprove.
verb (used without object)
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AI tutors are proliferating even more during the pandemic, and they could be a critical component to solving the financial woes in the American education system by reducing teacher workloads and helping make higher ed cheaper.
Two weeks ago, I wrote that learning pods – clusters of families that hire a tutor to educate their children together – threatened to take us back to a time before public schools existed.The Learning Curve: The Case for Outdoor School in San Diego|Will Huntsberry|July 30, 2020|Voice of San Diego
She’ll hire a private tutor to teach between six and eight kids in a rented office space for four hours a day.With school plans unclear, affluent US parents are pursuing other options|Michelle Cheng|July 28, 2020|Quartz
Others expressed concerns about paying for childcare, and that the plan could exacerbate inequities because some families will utilize costly solutions like tutors.North County Report: School Reopening Tensions Are High in Oceanside|Kayla Jimenez|July 22, 2020|Voice of San Diego
They meet in person, at one of the families’ homes, where either a hired tutor or one of the kids’ parents guides the students.The Learning Curve: The Dystopian Future of ‘Learning Pods’|Will Huntsberry|July 16, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Her mother was illiterate, but she secured a tutor for both her sons and her daughters, and Juana could read by the age of 3.Sor Juana: Mexico’s Most Erotic Poet and Its Most Dangerous Nun|Katie Baker|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Filming in Mexico City, where his tutor would supplement world-history lessons with trips to nearby Aztec ruins.‘Free Willy’ Turns 20: Catching Up With Star Jason James Richter|Kevin Fallon|July 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He was unnerved when he hired a grand master to tutor her in chess and, after a few months of lessons, she started beating Shaw.The Best Bits From the Secret Ava Gardner Conversations|Filipa Ioannou|July 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Day completely controlled her fate—he was employer, protector, and tutor all rolled into one.
Bialik credits a tutor she had when she was 15 for changing the trajectory of her life.Mayim Bialik On Her First Emmy Nomination, for ‘The Big Bang Theory’|Maria Elena Fernandez|August 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Take Maksi out for a ride and let the lacquey go with him instead of his tutor!The Poor Plutocrats|Maurus Jkai
But French literature was certainly the gainer by the appointment of Bossuet to the post of tutor to the Prince.
During this period he acted as tutor to the two sons of Calignon, chancellor of Navarre.
Bob handed it over and his tutor showed him how to cast.49 Bob was awkward at first but he was soon casting very nicely.Bob Hunt in Canada|George W. Orton
He graduated at Yale College, and afterwards was a tutor in the establishment.Foot-prints of a letter carrier|James Rees