PermissionError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/path'

when I run tutor local quickstart
I get this error
Traceback (most recent call last):
File “main.py”, line 17, in
File “tutor/commands/cli.py”, line 24, in main
File “click/core.py”, line 1128, in call
File “click/core.py”, line 1053, in main
File “click/core.py”, line 1659, in invoke
File “click/core.py”, line 1659, in invoke
File “click/core.py”, line 1395, in invoke
File “click/core.py”, line 754, in invoke
File “click/decorators.py”, line 26, in new_func
File “tutor/commands/local.py”, line 105, in quickstart
File “tutor/config.py”, line 255, in save_config_file
File “tutor/utils.py”, line 55, in ensure_file_directory_exists
File “os.py”, line 213, in makedirs
File “os.py”, line 213, in makedirs
File “os.py”, line 223, in makedirs
PermissionError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: ‘/path’
[24064] Failed to execute script ‘main’ due to unhandled exception!