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Top 10 math tutors in Syracuse, NY

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RJH Math Pro

RJH Math Pro

5.0Exceptional(5)
Offers online services
5 hires on Tutors
4+ years in business
Serves Syracuse, NY
Stephen R. says, "Rob is an enthusiastic and talented math tutor for our teenager. He has wonderful engagement skills and a genuine interest in our student's own skills which helps them feel confident with their work. This means that my teen always looks forward to meeting, brings questions, and leaves better prepared for class. My teen describes Rob as calm and relaxed which makes it really easy to understand the material. Also, personable and someone who encourages students .We feel very lucky to have found Rob this year. Our child has gone from dreading math to excelling in it." Read more
Metford Frost Teaching Mathematics

Metford Frost Teaching Mathematics

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves Syracuse, NY
Tutoring students that find math to be challenging allows me an opportunity to learn their strengths and weaknesses, and guide me on how to instruct the student, in order to meet their individual needs. Witnessing a student learn and grasp math skills is fulfilling as well as seeing their confidence grow. I am a graduate of Lemoyne College. I have been a math teacher for over 26 years and have taught Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, and Pre-Calculus. I have experience working with students who have varying degrees of math skills and understand how to meet their needs. In addition, I have tutored students who struggle in math or may need help
Affordable, Professional, Mathematics And Writing Tutor

Affordable, Professional, Mathematics And Writing Tutor

New on Tutors
Offers online services
27+ years in business
Serves Syracuse, NY
Hello, my name is Frank, a tutor from the Syracuse, NY area. I specialize in a number of subjects and would be more than happy to help you achieve your goals through better grades. To tell you a little bit about me, I majored in Bioengineering and minored in Nutrition and Mathematics as an undergraduate at Syracuse University. From there, I also completed coursework in International Food Laws and Regulations at Michigan State University. Finally, I also graduated with my MBA (Master of Business Administration) from Northcentral University, where I was able to achieve a GPA of 3.97. I enjoy working with a variety of students. I have been tutor...
Rodney

Rodney

New on Tutors
Offers online services
Serves Syracuse, NY
Hello! My name is Rodney, and I'm a Computer Science major. I'm here to help you with math! It has always been my favorite subject, and I'm sure I can explain it in a way you understand!
Nazife Karagoz

Nazife Karagoz

New on Tutors
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Syracuse, NY
I graduated as Mathematic teacher. I have 15 years experience in my country. I worked as AIS math support teacher at SANY middle school in Syracuse and I worked for 2 years at elementary school in Jamesville-Dewitt school district. I am working substitute teacher for Syracuse school district now .
Sylvia At SoFlo Math Tutors

Sylvia At SoFlo Math Tutors

New on Tutors
Offers online services
1 hire on Tutors
10+ years in business
Serves Syracuse, NY
First, a fun fact about me: I can recite every line of the movie The Princess Bride. My name is Sylvia, and I love working with students. The most rewarding part of tutoring for me is when a new concept “clicks” with a student - their excitement is contagious, and it’s a privilege to be able to help them reach that point! On a more personal level, I am a friendly, outdoorsy, athletic, and talkative type of person! I partner with students on a one-on-one basis in STEM subjects through SoFlo Tutors, my tutoring agency. I studied Economics at the University of St. Andrews and have been tutoring for 2 years. At SoFlo, we work to raise grades, st
Colin At SoFlo Math Tutors

Colin At SoFlo Math Tutors

New on Tutors
Offers online services
10+ years in business
Serves Syracuse, NY
Hi, my name is Colin, and I love working with students. Fun fact: I can move my middle finger tendon without moving my finger. The most rewarding part of tutoring for me is when a new concept “clicks” with a student - their excitement is contagious, and it’s a privilege to be able to help them reach that point! I partner with students on a one-on-one basis in STEM subjects through SoFlo Tutors, my tutoring agency. I studied Applied and Computational Math at the University of Southern California and have been tutoring for 3 years. At SoFlo, we want to raise grades, strengthen understanding, and increase confidence. Math and Science tend to b
Justin's Tutoring

Justin's Tutoring

5.0(2)
Offers online services
2 hires on Tutors
6+ years in business
Serves Syracuse, NY
Lex E. says, "Justin was great with my daughter and made a positive impact on her experience. He always answered questions about the content and we were very thankful to have him to help her succeed." Read more
Fun With STEM!

Fun With STEM!

5.0Exceptional(6)
Offers online services
1 hire on Tutors
34+ years in business
Serves Syracuse, NY
Courtney P. says, "Rob helped me with math for a class and he did an excellent job! I could never seem to catch onto things but with him I was grasping onto topics I never did before and for once in my life I enjoyed math! He did an awesome job. " Read more
Jan's Tutoring Aid

Jan's Tutoring Aid

New on Tutors
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Syracuse, NY
Hello, I'm Janay! I have been tutoring for 7 years now. I am currently in college and enjoy helping my follow peers with studying, revision of papers, projects, essay writing, presentations, etc. I truly enjoy helping many students achieve their academic goals and also encourage them to do their very best because with patience and technique; students are capable to achieve any set goals with the right help. I am well -versed in tutoring elementary, middle, and highschool students in any topic required. Especially common core mathematics and english. Let's work together and make progress!

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 Syracuse math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Syracuse area.
Tracey F.
Rob was extremely helpful in working with my 10th grade son on his Geometry throughout the year. Rob was flexible to offer the tutoring virtually which was helpful with our busy and variable weekly schedule. He made it easy to upload his assignments and content and use virtual classroom options to work with him each week. I can't say enough about Rob's support-my son frequently mentioned that he wished Rob was his high school teacher because he learned so easily from him! Highly recommend!
RJH Math Pro
Kara
Super patient, friendly, and took his time to make sure I understood the material
Justin's Tutoring
Chase L.
I learned how to optimize my website and had fun too.
Fun With STEM!
Katherine S.
Laura was warm and friendly, endlessly patient, and made algebra fun for an overwhelmed student. Thanks to her, I was able to successfully "challenge" (get at least an 85% on the exam without having taken the class) the algebra Regents exam in NY state, which then allowed me to take the advanced math track in high school. I did ultimately graduate valedictorian, so Laura definitely set me up for success!
Laura Baldwin
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