Find a math tutor in New York, NY

Find math tutors in New York, NY

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Top 10 math tutors in New York, NY

Students agree: these New York math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Lila Tutoring

Lila Tutoring

5.0(3)
Offers online services
2 hires on Tutors
Serves New York, NY
Jennifer M. says, "Kourosh is an excellent teacher and very kind. He helped prepare my daughter for the CAT online and was patient and thorough, often providing additional problems for her to work on in between sessions." Read more
ATerrificTutor

ATerrificTutor

5.0Exceptional(19)
Offers online services
80 hires on Tutors
7+ years in business
Serves New York, NY
Michelle S. says, "Zand did an incredible job working with my daughter! He was very flexible with his time frames and diligent in keeping her on track. My daughter has always struggled with math, and he greatly helped to improve her understanding of the content in order for her to do well her senior year!" Read more
SoFlo Math Tutoring

SoFlo Math Tutoring

5.0Exceptional(8)
Offers online services
7 hires on Tutors
10+ years in business
Serves New York, NY
Kangsoo Y. says, "We just moved to the US from Korea and the change has been very tough for my kids. They are not familiar with the US school system and falling behind. I saw their confidence draining. But all of that changed when SoFlo came into the picture. To start, they gave a free assessment so they could figure out where my children were struggling. From there we had weekly tutoring sessions that my kids actually enjoy. I am seeing their confidence return and life in the US get better for them" Read more
Ascension Educational Services

Ascension Educational Services

5.0(3)
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves New York, NY
Anthony T. says, "My son needed to bring his grades up in Mathematics, and we were reluctant to try a virtual program initially. However, I'm so glad we did! Jonny was incredible. Now, my son has high marks in Algebra II and his confidence is through the roof!" Read more
TutorsPro

TutorsPro

5.0Exceptional(21)
Offers online services
68 hires on Tutors
5+ years in business
Serves New York, NY
Alex S. says, "I have been working with Mark to prep for my SATs along with honors biology. He has been super helpful and patient in explaining everything and anything whenever I have questions. He is also fun to learn from." Read more
Infinite Academics

Infinite Academics

5.0(4)
Offers online services
2+ years in business
Serves New York, NY
Adelina Z. says, "There were quick response times from the front desk, and I found it incredibly easy to communicate with tutors and set up lessons. I had the pleasure of attending group classes and private lessons for the SAT with Jonathan Milman. He increased my score by 280 points and I cannot thank him enough. I cannot wait to continue to work with Jon as I apply for colleges next year. I highly recommend Jon and the rest of his team!!" Read more
Ascension Educational Services

Ascension Educational Services

New on Tutors
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves New York, NY
With over a decade of experience< I know how to find your child the tutor that will empower your student to learn what's necessary for success. We offer 1:1 tutoring services in math, sciece, English, history and test prep. We also offer Private school consulting for families who are transisioning to private schools.
SAT Math Tutor

SAT Math Tutor

5.0(1)
Offers online services
1 hire on Tutors
Serves New York, NY
Muhammad Q. says, "Jin was a great tutor who helped me pass my pre-calculus class this past semester. She explained the material clearly and in a way that made it easy to understand and remember." Read more
Genny The Tutor

Genny The Tutor

New on Tutors
Offers online services
3+ years in business
Serves New York, NY
I am Genevieve Gravesande who is a license grade 7 - 12 mathematics teacher by the state of New York with 20+ years teachingexperience. I am enthusiastic to be your math mate. I am eager and love to teach mathematics to young scholars. The scholars in my target group are grades 5 to 9. When I teach scholars I am student-centered because I need the scholars to understand and apply their learning in a variety of ways. In my tutorials I encourage scholar discussion and provide hands-on examples. I provide feedback to parents and scholars frequently to ensure their goal are achieved.
James Cho

James Cho

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves New York, NY
Hello! My name is James Cho, and I am a current college student studying chemistry at NYU. I specialize in teaching chemistry or mathematic! I had a 7 on IB HL Math Analysis, and HL Chemistry in high school, and currently doing a research in field of organic chemistry. Hope you find me interested!

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 New York math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the New York area.
Laury B.
Overall great experience Mr.kourosh did an amazing job with five years old autistic son. He’s patient and understanding and unique way of teaching is amazing. I would highly recommend him to anyone!
Lila Tutoring
Vince M.
A Terrific Tutor While in person unfortunately isn’t an option, the upside is that no matter where you might be, Chicago, Atlanta, or LA, Zand is at your service. He gives you practice and explains the concepts.
ATerrificTutor
Jessica Z.
My son’s sessions with SoFlo are excellent and efficient. The tutor quickly developed a good rapport with my son and got a lot of work done in one hour. I have been using them for 3 months and plan to use SoFlo for the whole school year
SoFlo Math Tutoring
Kelley D.
I used Jonny to help my student get better at Mathematics. The virtual sessions really helped, and Jonny was amazing!
Ascension Educational Services
Michael R.
TutorsPro is a life savor! There are so many positives! First, their tutors are very flexible with their time. There are numerous occasions where I need more time to work with my tutor or I have a conflict with a session, but the tutors always work with my schedule to make sure I never feel behind in class. They are willing to sacrifice extra time out of their life to make room for students to make sure they feel comfortable in any subject. Additionally, they are very easy to communicate with. I have never had a problem where we are not on the same page with session times. They are very happy to communicate with us and they always make sure there is room for a session. Lastly, most importantly, they always teach in a way where all students can understand. My grades would significantly be lower without a tutor in TutorsPro. I highly recommend TutorsPro if students want to be successful in a specific class.
TutorsPro
Michelle F.
I cannot recommend Infinite Academics highly enough for their outstanding support with AP Biology. Their expert tutors provided personalized guidance that not only helped me improve my grades but also boosted my confidence in tackling challenging concepts. Thanks to their tailored approach and unwavering support, I ended AP Biology with a 99 average!
Infinite Academics
Heather A.
Tova is so sweet, my daughter loves her. She is patient and kind. She is helping my daughter immensely. 😊
Tova Krakauer Tutoring
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