Find a math tutor in Rock Island, IL

Find math tutors in Rock Island, IL

Find math tutors in Rock Island, IL

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Top 10 math tutors in Rock Island, IL

Students agree: these Rock Island math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Basic And Advance Math Tutoring

Basic And Advance Math Tutoring

Offers online services
2+ years in business
Serves Rock Island, IL
Cheryl D. says, "I like to see the faces of the people I help light up. They see their progress and are confident that they have the skills necessary to pass. And not just pass but to excell!" Read more
School Is Easy Cedar Rapids And Iowa City

School Is Easy Cedar Rapids And Iowa City

Offers online services
4 hires on Tutors
5+ years in business
Serves Rock Island, IL
Leslie N. says, "School Is Easy has made our lives so much easier during homework time. My family will continue working with Himanshu for ACT prep. " Read more
Elementary/Middle School Tutor!

Elementary/Middle School Tutor!

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Offers online services
3+ years in business
Serves Rock Island, IL
I am very interactive with students and help them to enjoy learning! I have many hours of tutoring experice both on a volunter and paid basis. I am a college student at St. Ambrose studying elementary education. I can't wait to meet you!
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Connor Brooks

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Offers online services
Serves Rock Island, IL
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New on Tutors
9+ years in business
Serves Rock Island, IL
We are a math-only tutoring center that provides individualized, targeted instruction for students in grades K-12. Our highly trained instructors are passionate about making math make sense to students. Our goal is to build confidence to help students catch up, keep up, and get ahead in school. At Mathnasium, we assess students in order to determine what they already know and what they don't know yet. We create individual learning plans to attack those concepts each student doesn't know quite yet and provide individual instruction to meet the needs of each student. We communicate student progress regularly to parents with monthly progress re...
David Math And French Tutoring

David Math And French Tutoring

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Offers online services
Serves Rock Island, IL
I love unlocking a comprehension "door" that students thought was impossible through patience, encouragement and trainings.
Theoretical Physics, Astrophysics And Astronomy Tutor

Theoretical Physics, Astrophysics And Astronomy Tutor

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Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Rock Island, IL
Theoretical physicist with professional focus on theoretical astrophysics and astronomy. Finishing PhD in physics at MIT. Taught physics and astrophysics at MIT and Harvard on teaching fellowships. Extensive university teaching and private tutoring experience from grade school to graduate level.

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 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?

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Basic and Advance Math Tutoring
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