Find a math tutor in National City, CA

Find math tutors in National City, CA

Find math tutors in National City, CA

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Top 10 math tutors in National City, CA

Students agree: these National City math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Bonnie

Bonnie

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves National City, CA
Hi, I'm currently an Applied Math major student at UCSD. As a math tutor, I specialize in guiding students ranging from elementary school all the way up to the challenges of high school AP courses and I've been working with diverse student groups for about 6 years. Whether you're just starting to grasp the fundamentals of arithmetic or tackling the complexities of calculus, I'm here to provide the support and guidance you need to succeed. What sets my tutoring approach apart is my emphasis on personalized learning. I understand that each student has their own unique learning style, pace, and areas of struggle. That's why I tailor my teaching
Adam Caparco, Ph.D.

Adam Caparco, Ph.D.

5.0(3)
Offers online services
1 hire on Tutors
4+ years in business
Serves National City, CA
Bill H. says, "Adam helped my daughter get back into math after a break. He helped with college trigonometry, which is difficult for anyone. He was soft spoken and modest with a kind smile and attitude. They became a team and worked their way through the difficult class in the best way I could imagine. Thank you Adam! ! !" Read more
Sam Parsley

Sam Parsley

5.0(3)
Offers online services
21+ years in business
Serves National City, CA
Stella C. says, "Samuel parsley was an excellent tutor. He took the time to thoroughly explain concepts to me that I am now able to comprehend. Thank you again Samuel for help! Recommended to anyone looking for a helpful/reliable tutor." Read more
Math Tutoring With Ashley

Math Tutoring With Ashley

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves National City, CA
Hello:) My name is Ashley. I went to Wheaton College and majored in Elementary Education and Minored in Math. I have tutored in math for 5+ years. I taught Algebra 2 at Christian High School and 6th grade math at Literacy First. With a focus on one-on-one instruction, my goal is to help students not only improve their math skills but also gain confidence and a genuine interest in the subject. Whether your child is struggling with basic concepts or needs advanced tutoring, I tailor each session to meet their unique needs and learning style. Let's work together to turn math challenges into achievements!
Trevor White

Trevor White

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves National City, CA
Hello, I'm a graduate of the Univeresity of Massachusetts, Amherst, with a degree in Biochemistry. I have taught children in 7th and 8th grade and am familiar with science and math topics through early college level. I am patient, enthusiastic, and enouraging to all students and believe any person can learn if they set their mind to thet task. My goal is to help students see tangible results and to develop the skills to 'self-teach' in the future.
Math And Science Tutor

Math And Science Tutor

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves National City, CA
Focus on STEM, particularly in math and science of all grade levels.

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 National City math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the National City area.
Liz E.
Adam recently helped me with a crash course in general chemistry and physics for my MCAT. My scores improved consistently with each session and I felt much more confident going into my exam!
Adam Caparco, Ph.D.
Jake K.
Broke down the information in an understandable way. Fun to hangout with. Extremely intelligent. He fully understands what he teaches.
Sam Parsley
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