Find a math tutor in Joplin, MO

Find math tutors in Joplin, MO

Find math tutors in Joplin, MO

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Top 10 math tutors in Joplin, MO

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Gemstone Tutoring

Gemstone Tutoring

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves Joplin, MO
Experience Math Tutor, willing to impact knowledge on my students and also have a positive impact on their life's
Ashley Dean

Ashley Dean

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves Joplin, MO
I have worked as a math tutor for the past 4 years both on campus at Missouri Southern State University, and I have done private tutoring as well. In May, I will graduate with a bachelor's degree in Mathematics and in Fall of 2024 I will begin the PhD math program at the University of Arkansas. Along with tutoring I have also written curriculum for programming in python and C++. I really love working with students to help them develop a better relationship with math and understand how mathematical concepts connect to each other. I have worked with college students and high school students in the past, but I am willing to work with younger kid
Kerri Myers

Kerri Myers

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves Joplin, MO
I am a fun, knowledgable early childhood/elementary teacher that LOVES to teach and learn! I have been in education for 17 years. I taught Kindergarten for 15 years and 2nd grade for 2 years. I will make sure to listen to your concerns, seek advice, and devise a plan that will set you up for success. I can't wait to meet you!
Science, Math, And More

Science, Math, And More

New on Tutors
Offers online services
3+ years in business
Serves Joplin, MO
I really love learning and explaining complicated topics in a way that everybody can understand. I easy going, engaged, and dedicated to success. I have an extensive science and math background and have found great success in breaking down very difficult concepts into easy to understand components. I want to share the knowledge I have attained over years of science and mathematics and encourage student understanding and success. I have bachelors degree in biology from the University of Arkansas I am currently attending medical school at ICOM.

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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