Frequently Asked Questions

Will I have more than 1 tutor?

YSLS believes in relationship-based education, therefore scholars remain with the same tutor for the duration of the tutorial agreement(s). However, if your scholar requires support in more than one subject they may be assigned a tutor for each subject.

Are there fees for initial assessments prior to tutoring?

No! Young Scholar Literacy Services, LLC (YSLS) conducts initial assessments to determine scholar needs as a part of the tutoring process, no fees are administered for this service.   

What is the difference in YSLS and a corporate tutoring agency?

YSLS provides individualized instruction using Texas certified teachers who know the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) expectations and best practice methods. Our educators have access to Texas Education Agency (TEA) resources that are used to develop lessons to prepare students for the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR). 

What grades and subjects does YSLS serve?

YSLS provides service to scholars from Kindergarten through 8th grade in English, Reading, Math, and Science.

Where will tutoring take place?

YSLS teachers provide tutoring virtually due to the current COVID-19 climate. Our teachers will use one of the following platforms to conduct tutoring sessions: Zoom, Google Meets, or Skype. 

Does YSLS serve scholars with learning disabilities?

Yes! YSLS is staffed with Dyslexia, Special Education, and Gifted and Talented certified teachers that are qualified to provide instruction to meet the specific needs of scholars.