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BETTER GRADES ARE A TAP AWAY
The Wyzant App makes it easy for parents and students to instantly connect with expert tutors for in-person and online lessons.

- Find your ideal tutor: We have more tutors covering more subjects than anywhere else. Easily compare tutors and their ratings, student reviews, backgrounds, and fees.
- Instantly connect: Chat in real time. Ask tutors questions and get answers right away.
- Enjoy easy booking: See tutors’ schedules and book lessons at times that work for you.
- Track progress: See all lesson summaries and messages in one place.
- Get helpful reminders: See upcoming lessons and other important notifications right on your phone.
- Give feedback: Add a review to your tutor’s profile after your first lesson.

EXPERT HELP IN MATH, TEST PREP, AND MUCH MORE
We have thousands of professional tutors with more certified and retired teachers than anywhere else. Whether you want your elementary school child to learn core skills or need help with college level or higher classes, we can help you find your ideal tutor.

- Tutors for K-5: Help your elementary school child be more confident both in and out of the classroom. Build core skills in reading, writing, math, and studying. From help with multiplication to explaining new Common Core teaching methods, we make it easy to find the right tutor for your child.
- Middle school and high school tutors: From chemistry to calculus to history, we have experts ready to help your child succeed in math, science, and more. Help your child ace exams and stay on track for college.
- College tutors: Get last-minute study help online or take ongoing lessons for tough subjects. From economics to trigonometry, we make it easy to master difficult subjects.
- Math help: Get expert help in algebra, trigonometry, calculus, statistics, and every advanced math class in between.
- Test prep tutors: We have professional tutors who specialize in helping students prep for tests, so you can be confident on your test day. Find expert tutors for PSAT, ACT, SAT, LSAT, MCAT, GRE and much more.
- Language tutors: No matter which language you want to master, we can put you in touch with an expert private tutor—from English, to Spanish, to French, and beyond.
- Online tutoring: We make it easy to get tutoring services right when you need them. When you meet with a tutor online using Wyzant, you can video chat with a tutor and collaborate on an interactive whiteboard that includes several robust and easy-to-use features.

EXPERT TUTORS RIGHT AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
We make it easy to quickly connect with tutors and stay in touch, while you’re on the go.

SEE TUTORS’ SCHEDULES AT A GLANCE
Set up regular lesson times easily to help you meet your goals. You can also see if your tutor is available for a last-minute lesson before a test or any time you want an extra study session.

MEET WITH YOUR TUTOR ONLINE OR IN PERSON
Tutor profiles on Wyzant will tell you if a tutor offers both in-person and online lessons. Meet with your tutor where and when it works best for you.

FIND AN EXPERT ANYTIME YOU NEED ONE
With the Wyzant App for Students, you can quickly connect with new subject matter experts—from chemistry to Spanish tutors—at any time. Plus, get homework help, prep for an exam, or answers to your questions quickly and easily.

HOW IT WORKS
Start learning with your ideal tutor today.

1. Answer a few simple questions, and we’ll introduce you to the experts.
2. Instantly connect with tutors who fit your needs and your schedule.
3. Easily add your payment information and book lessons on the go.
4. See grades and confidence improve!

MORE ABOUT WYZANT
As the world’s leading tutoring network, we help more students in more places than anyone else. We’re dedicated to helping everyone achieve their personal and academic goals and provide a yearly college scholarship contest through our website.

See our privacy policy here: https://www.wyzant.com/privacypolicy

 Free in iOS App Store

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Version History

Launched Nov 09, 2015 (about 3 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 19 days, on average.

Nov 15
2018
(Current)
Version 3.7.2

Improved: We’ve made some changes to the image editing flow. We’ve also added some new icons for this that should make it easier to use (and see...definitely easier to see). We hope you’ll enjoy it!
Fixed: Some small UI issues. Oh, and we also fixed some rare crashes.

Oct 24
2018
Version 3.7.1

(Hot)Fixed: A crash occurring someeeetimes when sending images.
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New: You can now use your finger to authenticate! Or your face. Depends. Just log in normally once, and afterwards you’ll be able to use touch/faceID.
New: You can edit photos before sending them! It’s not Photoshop, but you can do the basics: crop, adjust brightness, contrast and such.
New: You can now send files in messaging! That’s right! FILES. Just tap the + button in a conversation and the ‘Choose a File’ option is there, waiting for you.
Improvement: You can now filter tutor results by BOTH minimum and maximum price. Just set an interval that is appropriate for you and hit the Update button.
Fixed: Some small issues ... oh and we also did some optimisations, but nothing specific that you’ll notice :D

Oct 18
2018
Version 3.7

New: You can now use your finger to authenticate! Or your face. Depends. Just log in normally once, and afterwards you’ll be able to use touch/faceID.
New: You can edit photos before sending them! It’s not Photoshop, but you can do the basics: crop, adjust brightness, contrast and such.
New: You can now send files in messaging! That’s right! FILES. Just tap the + button in a conversation and the ‘Choose a File’ option is there, waiting for you.
Improvement: You can now filter tutor results by BOTH minimum and maximum price. Just set an interval that is appropriate for you and hit the Update button.
Fixed: Some small issues ... oh and we also did some optimisations, but nothing specific that you’ll notice :D

Aug 31
2018
Version 3.6

New: No Internet connection? Our servers are not responding? (Hopefully, the latter won’t happen too often) We’ll let you know! In a prettier way than before ;)
Improved: You can now edit the lesson time when you request a lesson. This is what actually makes sense (d’oh). Also, if somehow your network connection changes while playing a recording and end up on mobile data (whooopsieee), you will be informed.
Fixed: The ‘Login or Create Account’ button from Instant Book is, again, functional. As it should.

Aug 01
2018
Version 3.5.3

(Hot)Fixed: Recordings tab would sometimes lie and inform you that you don't have any recordings even if you do. It will now be honest about them.
Improved: We've improved the looks of the Tutor Review screen. It's handsome...er.
Fixed: An issue that would occur when providing an invalid ZIP code.

Jul 25
2018
Version 3.5.2

Improved: For you, the chosen ones: if you want to watch a recording and you only have *some* MB of available Internet...don’t worry - we’ll now inform you if you’re not on WiFi. We’re thoughtful guys.
Improved: “You can tell the sun in his jealous sky when we walked in fields of gold”...our fields are not of gold. They are fields of text. And we think we made them look better. We hope you’ll think so too. So...create an account now and check them out :)
Fixed: Some screens and banners just didn’t want to go away when they were supposed to. But we made them do it.

Jul 14
2018
Version 3.5.1

(Hot)Fixed: A crash occurring when a donkey, a dog, a cat and a rooster would align vertically.
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New: A wise man once said: “Can you repeat the part of the stuff where you said all about the things?“. So, if you’re amidst the chosen ones, you will now be able to watch your online lessons in Lessons -> Recordings.
Improved: We’ve made some UI adjustments specially for you ;) Oh, and if you forget what account you’re logged in with, you can just go to Settings.
Fixed: You can once more send images in messages (so very sorry). And lesson times will no longer be displayed in GMT format. And some other issue that appeared when planets aligned.

Jul 12
2018
Version 3.5

New: A wise man once said: “Can you repeat the part of the stuff where you said all about the things?“. So, if you’re amidst the chosen ones, you will now be able to watch your online lessons in Lessons -> Recordings.
Improved: We’ve made some UI adjustments specially for you ;) Oh, and if you forget what account you’re logged in with, you can just go to Settings.
Fixed: You can once more send images in messages (so very sorry). And lesson times will no longer be displayed in GMT format. And some other issue that appeared when planets aligned.

Jun 27
2018
Version 3.4.1

Fixed: Remember when you installed the app and had to set your grade level? And, as you grew up, you were confused and thought you’re Peter Pan because you couldn’t change it? Yep, we fixed that.
Fixed: After logging in, you’d sometimes have to answer the questions from Search tab again. You’ll no longer feel interrogated.
Improved: Your search experience should be better now that redundant filters have been removed :)

May 29
2018
Version 3.4

- Fixed: An issue with online and read status appearing inappropriately.
- Fixed: An issue where an alert banner fired unnecessarily.

May 16
2018
Version 3.3.1

We've squashed some bugs and made some under-the-hood optimizations.
Oh, and you can now add attachments to Instant Book request and lesson requests.

Apr 23
2018
Version 3.3

Minor bug fixes and maintenance this week. We also wanted to share our recent discovery that bananas are curved because they grow towards the sun.

- Fixed: UI issues when playing videos in landscape mode.
- Fixed: A number of UI issues when creating a new account.
- Fixed: Several problems when writing a tutor review.

Mar 29
2018
Version 3.2.1

We fixed an issue with adding payment methods.

Mar 28
2018
Version 3.2

The spiral shapes of sunflowers follow a Fibonacci sequence. But this fix wasn’t as complicated—we just updated some stuff in the background to make your tutor search a bit more enjoyable.

Fixed:
- A couple of annoying errors in the messaging flow when you contact a new tutor.
- A weird issue where text would be incorrectly truncated.
- You’ll see the results of archiving or unarchiving a thread much more immediately now.
- Picking a subject is much smoother when creating an Instant Book request.

Mar 07
2018
Version 3.1.4

We've made some updates to give you a better Wyzant experience.

Feb 22
2018
Version 3.1

We’ve made a number of improvements to messaging, search results, video player and the lesson details screens.

Jan 15
2018
Version 3.0

- You can now suggest a lesson time with your tutor through the plus button in messaging. Just hit the plus button, pick a time and date and let your tutor know when you would like to meet.
- We've fixed a number of bugs in messaging and in lessons part of the apps.

Dec 16
2017
Version 2.9

We've been hard at work smashing bugs and making tweaks before the holidays.

Dec 06
2017
Version 2.8.1

We’ve fixed a number of issues and crashes in app, mostly surrounding messaging. We're excited for you to have a smooth experience!

Nov 16
2017
Version 2.8

We've squashed some bugs and given you a much improved experience for interacting with tutors who are interested in helping you learn something new today.

Oct 17
2017
Version 2.7

We’ve updated for iOS 11, squashed some bugs and added some visual polish

Sep 28
2017
Version 2.6

We’ve updated our app home screen and our presentation of search results to be more relevant and helpful in your search for a tutor.
Curious about our online learning options? We’ve added new content to help you get started!

For every human on Earth, there are 1.6 million ants. And for everything you need to learn, there are more than 80,000 tutors on the Wyzant app to help. Plus, they’re less swarmy. Promise.

Sep 20
2017
Version 2.5.4

• Fixed: We smoothed out our messaging performance to give you a better chatting experience

You may never find love. Or you may. But you very likely may not. But you know what you can always find? The right tutor at Wyzant. And exciting app updates.

Sep 18
2017
Version 2.5.3

• Fixed: We smoothed out our messaging performance to give you a better chatting experience

You may never find love. Or you may. But you very likely may not. But you know what you can always find? The right tutor at Wyzant. And exciting app updates.

Aug 11
2017
Version 2.5.2

Do you ever think about how your skeleton is always wet?
I do.

Jul 24
2017
Version 2.5.1

The spiral shapes of sunflowers follow a Fibonacci sequence. But this fix wasn’t as complicated—we just updated some stuff in the background to make your tutor search a bit more enjoyable.
- Fixed: You can now properly add Paypal as a payment option again.

Jul 17
2017
Version 2.5

The name for the shape of Pringles is called a Hyperbolic Paraboloid. And it turns out that once you pop, you really cannot stop.

Jun 28
2017
Version 2.4.4

- One million Earths can fit inside the Sun. If you try to fit one million Sour Patch Kids into your body over the course of a financial quarter, you will fail. We dared one of the devs to do it and things got kinda ugly.

Jun 22
2017
Version 2.4.3

A study conducted by German researchers found that quick naps could allow a learner’s brain to acquire and retain information more effectively. While you were snoozing, we made some improvements.
Fixed:
- A number of performance improvements
- Online lessons will no longer improperly be described as in-person on the lessons screen

Jun 08
2017
Version 2.4.2

Water can boil and freeze at the same time. Our devs can patch bugs and devour Munchkins at the same time.

Jun 05
2017
Version 2.4.1

Bug fixes and improvements!

May 30
2017
Version 2.4

The word astronaut comes from the Greek word “Astron” which means star and “nautes” which means sailor. The Russian cosmonaut has a similar meaning from ‘kosmos’ meaning universe and again “nautes” sailor. The word Wyzant has a mysterious meaning, which is written into our contracts that we never reveal. Just kidding, we don’t have contracts.

You can now use the Wyzant app to chat with your tutors in real-time. Look for the green dot to indicate that your tutor is active now. You’ll also be able to see when your tutor is typing and when they’ve received your messages.

May 24
2017
Version 2.3.9

Squirrels forget where they hide roughly half their nuts.

Apr 06
2017
Version 2.3.8

There is enough DNA in your body to stretch from the sun to Pluto and back, 17 times. There are not enough updates this week to even warrant a second bullet point, but we did clean some stuff up and patch a few pests.

Feb 28
2017
Version 2.3.7

We’ve made a number of under-the-hood performance improvements and tweaks
- Fixed: a bug where search did not return the appropriate results when looking for an online tutor.

Jan 31
2017
Version 2.3.6

Fixed: We’ve resolved a bug where search results in the app differed from those on the web.

Jan 19
2017
Version 2.3.5

Fixed: Notification counts should now update properly after reading your messages.

Jan 13
2017
Version 2.3.4

Earlier this week, we released a pretty buggy version of the app. Sorry about that! We’ve been double-timing it all week to make things right.

Fixed: Push notifications now work again.
Fixed: Stopped crashes occurring when searching for a tutor.
Fixed: Stopped crashes on the Instant Book and Lessons screens.

Jan 10
2017
Version 2.3.3

Minor bug fixes and improvements.

Jan 09
2017
Version 2.3.2

Miscellaneous fixes and improvements.

Dec 23
2016
Version 2.3.1

‘App-y Holidays! We’ve fixed a couple of crashes:
- The one where tapping on upcoming lesson banners crashed the app
- The one where refreshing the Lessons screen crashed the app

Dec 14
2016
Version 2.3

We've added Instant Book to the app! Need help quickly? Instant Book is a hassle-free way to get to an online lesson faster. Just tell us your time and price, and we'll do all the heavy lifting for you—from finding the right tutor to booking your lesson.

Please note that you will need a computer with an internet connection to use our Online Lesson Tool.

We’ve also fixed a bug preventing you from being able to access some of the app’s navigation from your messages.

Nov 14
2016
Version 2.2

We’ve made improvements to tutors' profiles, making it easier than ever to find your perfect tutor.

Nov 07
2016
Version 2.1.1

We've added miscellaneous fixes and improvements.

Sep 20
2016
Version 2.1

We’ve made miscellaneous fixes and improvements to improve your experience.

Sep 06
2016
Version 2.0.1

As always, we’ve made some fixes and added some general improvements.
Fixed: Autocompletion options for subject searches are now easier to tap.
Fixed: How you heard about us options are now easier to select and submit.
Fixed: 3D touch issues on search results.
Fixed: Any massively oversized buttons have been reduced to the proper proportions.
Fixed: Initial messages sent to tutors will now properly be saved for use when contacting other tutors.

Aug 16
2016
Version 2.0

We’ve got an amazing new look! The last few years have been some of the best in our history and we have you to thank for that! So we felt it was time we had a look that reflects who you’ve helped us become — the country’s leading way to find and book an amazing instructor in more than 300 subjects. We’re looking forward to our next chapter together.

Jul 14
2016
Version 1.5.3

We’ve fixed the issue with where the app crashed on tapping the “Finish” button while starting a new search.

Jul 11
2016
Version 1.5.2

We fixed some bugs, so you don’t have to.

Jun 28
2016
Version 1.5.1

We’ve fixed some bugs and made some architectural improvements. Enjoy!

Jun 08
2016
Version 1.5

We’ve made some major improvements to the app, most notably adding a navigation bar along the bottom of the app. We think it'll make it easier than ever to find what you’re looking for and stay in touch with your tutors.

Your Messages now have a new, more readable design.

We also killed some bugs:
- The one where the keyboard blocks what you’re typing.
- The one where archiving multiple messages crashed the app.
- The one where you accidentally archive multiple messages.

Mar 24
2016
Version 1.4.0

We’ve added attachments to your messages! It’s easy to snap and share a photo of your homework with your tutor, or view any file, anywhere.

The bug that prevented you from being able to reply to a tutor, and the other bug where unarchiving a message crashed the app? Both killed dead.

Mar 07
2016
Version 1.3.3

Nothing major in this release. Just some general stability improvements and a few bug fixes.

Feb 23
2016
Version 1.3.2

We accidentally unleashed a bug that caused the app to crash when you tapped “Send Message” from a tutor’s profile. Sorry about that. We’ve killed it dead and things should be back to normal now.

Feb 22
2016
Version 1.3.1

We've made a handful of bug fixes and structural improvements.

Feb 09
2016
Version 1.3.0

- We’ve added support for 3D Touch on iPhone 6S and 6S+! Now you can get more info about a tutor right from search results, preview a message or details of a lesson, and jump straight to important tools from our app icon.
- Clean up your list of messages by archiving unwanted conversations.
- As always, we’ve also killed some bugs and improved performance.

Jan 13
2016
Version 1.2

- We've freshened up the app with more tools and info to help you find your perfect tutor faster.
- It also now remembers your last search, so you can review your options more easily.
- Check out the new filters and sorts on search results, too.
- On top of all that, we've made loads of tweaks and improvements to give you a crazy good experience.

Dec 09
2015
Version 1.1.1

We update our app every couple of weeks to make sure you get the best possible experience. This time, we killed a few bugs, so you didn't have to!

Nov 19
2015
Version 1.1.0

- We've made improvements to the search and messaging flow to help you find the perfect tutor even faster. Now you can easily jump right to search results. We also offer more information about what to do next after you message a tutor.
- You'll now see red indicators on the navigation drawer and messages screen when you have a new message.
- Tutors' profiles now display their subjects and their qualifications in those subjects.
- We killed a few bugs, too, including the one that made it impossible to save changes to your account info, the one that stopped you from getting to search results, and the one where we nagged you to add your billing info even after you'd already done it.
- General behind the scenes tweaks and improvements to the overall experience.

Nov 09
2015
Version 1.0.0

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