Try to approach it as calmly and kindly as possible. Simply say to them that you were unaware of this change and were unprepared and that you might hope to know in advance of such changes in the future. Hope I helped!
Honestly, just try your hardest. You obviously don't want to get any of the children sick or spread germs, so if you're really sick (anything more than a subtle cough or a runny nose) reschedule. It might be inconvenient for the family your helping, but you're saving... more
I would go with $10-$15 an hour :)
I'm not sure where you live, but I would start with $10 or $11 an hour (minimum wage). That's usually what most parents pay anyway. I have my pay set to $10-$15 an hour. It really depends on you. Add it up, see what you need. I... more
Since you're the tutor I don't think there's anything to be worried about. If there is any concern I would make the first few meetings at a public place (like a library) until you get to know the client. Then you can move to their house or... more
That's your call. I'm sure she would greatly appreciate it, but if you don't want to then that's fine too. I'm sure she's not expecting you to pay for her gas :)
Hello! I'm a female, age 16 (almost 17), and I still sleep with the stuffed dog that I got at age 4. There is absolutely nothing wrong with a teen sleeping with a stuffed animal. Even if you don't want her sleeping with Mr. Froggy, don't throw... more
That really depends on you. If you want to pay less/more because you're working overnight, that's your call.