Find a math tutor in Wilmington, DE

Find math tutors in Wilmington, DE

Find math tutors in Wilmington, DE

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Top 10 math tutors in Wilmington, DE

Students agree: these Wilmington math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Basic To Advanced Math, Physics Tutoring, SAT, ACT, GRE Test Prep

Basic To Advanced Math, Physics Tutoring, SAT, ACT, GRE Test Prep

5.0(4)
Offers online services
11 hires on Tutors
6+ years in business
Serves Wilmington, DE
Lucy L. says, "Working with Beverly has truly been a gift. From foundational concepts to complex problems, she has been able to answer every single one of my questions. Not once have I been nervous or embarrassed to say I didn't know something! Beverly made it an open and honest space to learn and grow. I was so nervous about learning University physics, but she helped me with everything - even with reviewing the very-scary calculus that it required! Beverly has gone above and beyond to make my learning experience not just bearable, but enjoyable. I am very grateful to have had the chance to work with her, and I very highly recommend her as a tutor!" Read more
Huntington Learning Center

Huntington Learning Center

New on Tutors
Offers online services
39+ years in business
Serves Wilmington, DE
Our 1:1 tutors achieve amazing results for students in all grades PK - college. The in-person programs and online resources start where your child needs the greatest emphasis. Huntington reading and math appointments are individualized for academic success and our schedule is flexible 7 days/week. Our SAT reputation takes students to +200 points into scholarship range. Call us to set up a solution that bridges the gap between homework and classwork to motivate your student!
Dreaming Elephants Tutoring, LLC

Dreaming Elephants Tutoring, LLC

5.0(2)
Offers online services
4 hires on Tutors
7+ years in business
Serves Wilmington, DE
Brittany M. says, "Worked with this company twice in 2017 (Elementary Math and Reading) when they first started and 3 years later, in 2020 (Freshman Algebra) during the COVID Pandemic. The first time my tutor was Stephanie (Rodriguez) and the second time the Algebra sessions were with Thomas (Sumter). From the very beginning, their customer service was amazing. They made the process super easy, quick and simple to understand for someone new to hiring tutors. Their lesson plans were well thought out, and they put a lot of effort into planning their sessions. My son had a personalized reading and math plan. They also record their online sessions, if you want, so parents can review. They always make time for me to ask questions. Thomas would even call me to explain how the session went, even when my husband was at home. I have recommended this company to many of my friends and colleagues because they have left a positive impression on everyone I know who has worked with them." Read more
Sam Marchand Tutoring

Sam Marchand Tutoring

5.0Exceptional(12)
Offers online services
31 hires on Tutors
5+ years in business
Serves Wilmington, DE
Maeve C. says, "Sam is incredibly knowledgeable, especially when it comes to history. More importantly, he truly cares about the success of his students and will work with their schedules to ensure they receive the help they need. Sam is very passionate which makes the topics more interesting and memorable. highly recommend!" Read more
Christa At SoFlo Math Tutors

Christa At SoFlo Math Tutors

New on Tutors
Offers online services
10+ years in business
Serves Wilmington, DE
Here's a fun fact about me: I can say the dialogue from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by heart. Hi, my name is Christa, and I love working with students! Tutoring is incredibly rewarding when a new concept “clicks” with a student - their excitement is contagious, and it’s a privilege to be able to help them reach that point! On a more personal level, I am a patient and caring type of person! I partner with students on a one-on-one basis in STEM subjects through SoFlo Tutors, my tutoring agency. I studied Mathematics at Wayne State University and have been tutoring for 2 years. At SoFlo, we realize that Math and Science tend to build
Advantage Academic Consulting

Advantage Academic Consulting

5.0(3)
Offers online services
5 hires on Tutors
24+ years in business
Serves Wilmington, DE
Julie C. says, "I feel like I found a diamond in the rough -- Barry is friendly, patient, and a great tutor generally. He gave me alternative ways of thinking of the problems and concepts that allowed me to understand the material." 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 Wilmington math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Wilmington area.
Leigh Ann R.
Beverly is very accommodating. Really has helped our son!!!!
Basic to Advanced Math, Physics Tutoring, SAT, ACT, GRE Test Prep
Katrina R.
The customer service is excellent and the Tutor that was appointed to assist my son is patient and very knowledgeable.
Dreaming Elephants Tutoring, LLC
Hao B.
My children were having difficulty in European History. Sam spent four lessons with them and their grades improved. He was generous with his time and remains a close family friend even after my children graduated.
Sam Marchand Tutoring
Jeff G.
Best tutoring bar none! Best tutor/teacher that I ever had -- clear and concise and very smart!
Advantage Academic Consulting
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