Find a math tutor in Fairfield, CA

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Top 10 math tutors in Fairfield, CA

Students agree: these Fairfield math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Brian Volek

Brian Volek

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves Fairfield, CA
Hello! I am a para educator with four years of experience teaching and tutoring students with different disabilities in a classroom setting. My passion for teaching is what lead me to become a tutor and I'm currently working as an RBT helping disabled students through ABA therapy. I excel in English topics and as a published writer, I'm experienced in many writing concepts.
Aprender Con Alegria

Aprender Con Alegria

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves Fairfield, CA
Since 2016 I've worked in some local school districts as a Spanish and ELD instructor, but most recently as a substitute teacher. I am credentialed in both German and Spanish and most recently spent time in Sicily. My love of languages will be apparent working with students who may be struggling in Spanish, German and/or learning English as a second language.
A2

A2

5.0(1)
Offers online services
10 hires on Tutors
12+ years in business
Serves Fairfield, CA
Danielle G. says, "Aniruddha has been nothing but excellent, knowledgeable, and kind. He is a brilliant teacher who far surpasses any math education experience my daughter has had her entire school career. He has gotten my daughter from average grades in precalculus to all As. His style of teaching is interactive and what math education should be. He is kind and patient, as well as flexible with scheduling. We will continue with A2 tutoring for AP calculus next year, as I know his teaching will be far superior to any education she will get at the high school. I give my highest recommendations, and I cannot say enough positive things about our experience with Aniruddha. A+++++" Read more
John Linneball Tutoring

John Linneball Tutoring

5.0(1)
Offers online services
2 hires on Tutors
22+ years in business
Serves Fairfield, CA
Madelane R. says, "John is responsive and clear and the explains the lessons clearly that my son understands very well. I highly recommend John. He is very flexible and accommodating. He also has a great sense of humor." Read more
Shadnaz Bordbar

Shadnaz Bordbar

New on Tutors
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Fairfield, CA
I’m a graduate student with a 3.9 GPA in Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology at UCLA, planning to pursue an MD/PhD in medical school. I’ve been tutoring math for four years, and it has brought me an enormous amount of joy. If your experience with math has been challenging, I'm here to help you break free from any negative labels associated with your learning abilities. Reach your dream school not because you're "expected to be good at math," but because you genuinely enjoy it and find meaning in it. I would take great honor and pleasure in showing you how smart and capable you are, empowering you to shape your life the way you want,
Bat Tutoring

Bat Tutoring

5.0Exceptional(5)
Offers online services
2 hires on Tutors
Serves Fairfield, CA
David H. says, "Bat is such a great tutor!! He is very patient and explains everything well. He is also very accommodating when scheduling tutoring sessions! I definitely recommend his tutoring services!!!" Read more
Burt Dixon, Math Teacher

Burt Dixon, Math Teacher

5.0Exceptional(6)
Offers online services
7 hires on Tutors
29+ years in business
Serves Fairfield, CA
I can do online tutoring on Zoom, or in person tutoring within 10 miles of Pleasanton, CA. I have over 25 years teaching and tutoring high school and college students up through AP Calculus. I currently teach at Foothill High School and Las Positas College. When teaching large high school calculus classes, over 90% of my students pass the AP test, most with a score of 5. When tutoring one-on-one, 100% of my students pass the AP test. I also regularly tutor students in Geometry, Algebra II and Precalculus. I love helping students understand math. I have a knack for making difficult topics seem much simpler and I enjoy using that talent every o...
Rohan's Tutoring

Rohan's Tutoring

New on Tutors
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Fairfield, CA
I am willing to tutor in math up to Calculus 3, differential equations, and linear algebra, as well as anything related to computers and computer science/engineeting. I recently graduated from University of California in Santa Cruz with a double-major in computer science and mathematics and a minor in computer engineering. I intend to do tutoring as a side gig as I continue looking for full-time work in teaching or industry related to my fields of study.
Salvador Tutoring

Salvador Tutoring

5.0(1)
Offers online services
2 hires on Tutors
4+ years in business
Serves Fairfield, CA
M T. says, "I would highly recommend Blake's services; he is kind, patient, and brilliant! He came to my rescue by copy editing several of my graduate school admissions essays. In particular, Blake did an excellent job helping me work through my ideas and provided very helpful advice with regards to flow, length, and theme. My essays would definitely not have been as good without his assistance. 10/10 recommend!" Read more

Your Math Tutoring questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Tutors.

How much does a math tutor cost near me?

A math tutor costs $25 to $80 per hour when teaching privately and $25 to $50 per hour when tutoring online. SAT math tutoring costs $45 to $100 per hour on average. Math tutoring centers charge $100 to $200 per month for weekly tutoring sessions.

How do I know if my child needs a math tutor?

Your child may need a math tutor if:

  • Their grades or test scores are declining
  • They get confused or frustrated with homework
  • They are having difficulty or lacking confidence with numbers
  • They are excelling in school and need more challenging tasks
  • You are no longer able to provide help with homework or learning
  • They have a learning disability

How many math tutoring sessions are needed?

Tutors suggest a minimum of one tutoring session per week until students build confidence, understand the subject, and improve grades. Sometimes, a few tutoring sessions can help students get back on track and regain confidence. If the student struggles in two or more classes, more sessions are recommended. On average, students take 9 to 50 sessions.

What do private math tutors do?

Math tutors are responsible for helping students with homework, teaching various mathematical concepts, motivating and boosting confidence, and teaching skills like note-taking, studying, and test-taking. Math tutors also show how to perform calculations, processes, and computations to complete their assignments.

What qualities make a good math tutor?

Look for the following qualities in a math tutor:

  • Expertise and knowledge on the subject
  • A good communicator and motivator
  • A passionate and enthusiastic teacher
  • Ability to quickly identify the student's needs
  • Teaches to the student's strengths and minimizes their weaknesses
  • Personalizes each session and incorporates connections to the student's interests
  • Listens and communicates often with parents and teachers
  • Is inquisitive and asks the student good, open-ended questions
  • Is persistent but always demonstrates patience and empathy
  • Adaptable and able to explain material in multiple ways
  • Shows positivity and encouragement
  • Has a reputation of professionalism and reliability
  • Has resourcefulness and is tech-savvy

Do math tutors help?

Hiring a math tutor helps struggling children keep up and advances those students who aren't challenged enough. A tutor helps improve any student's knowledge, learning skills, and confidence.

Is math tutoring worth it?

Tutoring is worth the money because:

  • Tutoring strengthens subject comprehension, boosts confidence, and builds important learning skills that a crowded classroom can't offer.
  • Tutoring improves grades and tutored students outperform their peers on examinations.
  • Students develop positive attitudes toward the subject after tutoring.

How to find a math tutor in my area?

Home math tutors are available for children in elementary school all the way to students in high school and college. Start by searching our list of private math tutors near you. Then:

  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Interview and compare at least three tutors.
  • Check their references and verify their credentials.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on Tutors.com and Google.
  • Discuss fees, locations, scheduling, and cancellation policies.
  • Ask what payment methods are accepted and if payment is expected after each session.
  • Consider hiring the tutor on a trial basis to see if they are a good fit.

What questions should I ask a math tutor before hiring?

When looking to hire a good math tutor, ask the following questions:

  • What's your level of education or academic training in math?
  • What are your qualifications, certifications, or credentials?
  • How long have you been tutoring, and how many students have you tutored?
  • What ages and learning styles do you tutor?
  • How will you evaluate my child's needs?
  • What is your tutoring process, methodology, and teaching philosophy?
  • Do you have a curriculum, or do you create personalized content for my child?
  • How do you measure and track progress?
  • What results should I expect to see, and what happens if my child doesn't make any progress?
  • How often will you communicate with me and my child's teachers?
  • Will the tutoring sessions take place in-home, at a public location, or online?
  • How many students will be tutored at a time?
  • How much do you charge, and how long is each session?
  • How long and when are you available to tutor?
  • What's your policy for cancellations and make-up sessions?
  • Can you provide me with a list of references?
  • Are you willing to undergo a background check?
  • What makes you an outstanding math tutor?What questions should I ask a math tutor before hiring?

Reviews for Fairfield math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Fairfield area.
Kyle B.
Bat has been a great tutor and helped me pass my math class with a high grade.Bat is a very quick thinker with arithmetic and adapts well to the material you present him. I would highly recommend booking Bat as a math tutor to find success in your math class!
Bat Tutoring
Alyson A.
Burt was great! Very patient and very knowledgeable! Perfect fit for my son
Burt Dixon, Math Teacher
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