Synkers: Tutors at your fingertips

Synkers: Tutors at your fingertips

When French-educated Lebanese Audrey Nakad and her sister Sibylle joined Concordia University in Canada after graduating from the College Notre Dame de Jamhour in Lebanon in 2009, they struggled to find a private English tutor to help them master the language.

When they did find one, “the sessions were either too expensive or didn’t fit with our schedules, which was annoying; we later found out that some of our friends were having the same problem,” Audrey says.