Find a math tutor in Westland, MI

Find math tutors in Westland, MI

Find math tutors in Westland, MI

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Top 10 math tutors in Westland, MI

Students agree: these Westland math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Gurek Gill

Gurek Gill

New on Tutors
Offers online services
5+ years in business
Serves Westland, MI
Hello prospective students! My name is Gurek and I am recent graduate from the University of Michigan studying Mathematics. I have been a very passionate problem solver from a young age and have done many competitive math exams throughout middle school/high school (i.e. American Mathematics Competition, MathCounts, Michigan Math League, etc.) Moreover, I have gained experience working as a Quantitative Trader in my career post graduation. I greatly enjoy teaching students and giving a student the right insights to give them the light bulb moment and ensure their independent understanding. Please reach out for any tutoring or college prepara
Infinity Math Tutoring

Infinity Math Tutoring

New on Tutors
Offers online services
15+ years in business
Serves Westland, MI
I bring both personality and creativity to math sessions, and are am concerned with the intellectual and emotional well-being of all tutees/students. I currently have a long list of clients that we serve through one-on-one, in-home tutoring--and have both a high success rate and client loyalty with them. My goal is to help students understand the foundation and theory behind math concepts, so that they can tackle any math problem with ease and confidence. Confidence is key! I enjoy watching students have “lightbulb” moments when they finally understand a concept that I am teaching to them. It is very rewarding to see their confidence bloom!...
Grade Potential  Tutoring

Grade Potential Tutoring

New on Tutors
1 hire on Tutors
22+ years in business
Serves Westland, MI
Grade Potential is the convenient and credible tutoring option right in your neighborhood. We offer in-home tutoring for every subject and every grade, including test prep, and all the way up through graduate school. Whether you want help with one subject or many, our contract tutors are here to help you reach your specific academic goals.
Saad Husain

Saad Husain

5.0(2)
Offers online services
3 hires on Tutors
14+ years in business
Serves Westland, MI
Darius H. says, "He makes math simple and fun !" 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 Westland math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Westland area.
Susan P.
Patient, well at explaining, actually learned something! Good tutor!
Saad Husain
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