Find a math tutor in Southfield, MI

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Top 10 math tutors in Southfield, MI

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EMPOWERMENT TUTORING

EMPOWERMENT TUTORING

5.0Exceptional(14)
Offers online services
17 hires on Tutors
7+ years in business
Serves Southfield, MI
Jacob S. says, "It was really great that Illeana was able to patiently break down complicated math into little bite sized, digestible chunks. I passed final! Thanks again!" Read more
Omega Math Tutoring

Omega Math Tutoring

New on Tutors
Offers online services
7 hires on Tutors
2+ years in business
Serves Southfield, MI
Hello! My name is Ian and I am happy you chose to read a little bit about me! I graduated from the University of Michigan-Dearborn with a degree in Secondary Education. As a working educator, I thoroughly enjoyed inspiring students and helping them achieve all of their personal and academic goals. I worked at a few of Michigan's top public schools and was encouraged to teach a talented group of tenth graders an accelerated world history course over the summer. As an undergraduate student, I pledged Phi Sigma Phi National Fraternity and was also inducted into the National Society of Leadership and Success. I was active throughout the comm
Specialty Teaching Services

Specialty Teaching Services

New on Tutors
3 hires on Tutors
29+ years in business
Serves Southfield, MI
Many years of experience tutoring and teaching in the schools 30 Have many references several also tutor Act and Sat one on one full hr also work with thinking and organization skills Experience with homeschooling Interaction with my students and observing academic growth
Antonucci Education Services

Antonucci Education Services

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves Southfield, MI
I'm a student at an elite New-England Boarding school. I'm currently enrolled in Calculus and have successfully completed Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, and Algebra 2. I've extensively studied standardized testing, achieving a 780 on a practice SAT and a 35 on an official ACT. Recently, I've worked with a dozen plus students with learning disabilities or students that have missed extensive amounts of school due to illness, family death, etc.
Stephanie's Elementary Tutoring

Stephanie's Elementary Tutoring

New on Tutors
Offers online services
2+ years in business
Serves Southfield, MI
I enjoy helping kids learn math. I've been homeschooling my daughter from Pre-K to now she's in 1st grade but doing 2nd grade math and English. I feel like it's a good fit to open it up to helping other kids succeed. I am interested in helping Pre-K through 5th grade students with math, reading, English, maps, states, cutting/gluing, letter and sound recognition, shape recognition.
The Chess Playing Realtor

The Chess Playing Realtor

New on Tutors
Offers online services
7+ years in business
Serves Southfield, MI
Chess Tutoring: I learned how to play chess at the age of 9. I'm a rated tournament chess player, a member of the Michigan Chess Association and the United States Chess Federation. I was the past president of the Oak Park Chess Club for 22 years. I've played 3000+ over-the-board games. I've taken my chess team to three first place victories in the Detroit Metro League. Currently, I've been teaching chess in elementary schools. Chess is my passion, and I would like to help my students improve their chess game from beginner to intermediate, and beyond. Play chess and have fun! Math Tutoring: I have always enjoyed math, and have a math-orien

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 Southfield math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Southfield area.
Nisha F.
Professional, enthusiastic people. I highly recommend them for any age group. Heard about this service from a friend and will definitely be passing on the word!
EMPOWERMENT TUTORING
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